The University's £57 million state of the art Sir Duncan Rice Library opened in 2012. Its eight floors house the largest of the University's modern collections - including Arts, Humanities, Sciences and Social Sciences, and historic collections of rare books, manuscripts and archives in the Special Collections Centre on the Lower Ground Floor.

Some of the facilities available are:

  • Assistive Technology BoothsSir Duncan Rice library exterior
  • Events Area
  • Flexible Learning Area
  • Gallery
  • Group Study Rooms
  • Hardback Café
  • Microform Room
  • Multimedia Room
  • Music Resources Room
  • Print Shop
  • Project RoomsLibrary Interior
  • Reader Carrels
  • Seminar Room
  • Silent Study Rooms
  • Study Spaces

Computer Facilities

  • PC Classrooms
  • PC Clusters
  • Short Stay PCs
  • Wireless Network
  • Walk-In Users Service

For more information visit the Library, Special Collections and Museums website.