All visitors to the Wolfson Reading Room are asked to leave coats and bags in the lockers provided in the Special Collections Centre foyer. The lockers are operated by returnable £1.00 coins and are located on the lower ground floor adjacent to The Reading Room.

The Wolfson Reading Room provides:

  • 36 reader spaces for consultation of materials, with individual power points for laptop use and internet access
  • a map and plan consultation table
  • microfilm room with two reader-printers
  • listening Room for accessing oral history and audio collections
  • printed catalogues and finding aids, online catalogues and access to digital collections