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Department of Psychology Library

Three images of the library's spaces, with bookshelves, desks, chairs and sofas

➤ The Library outside of campus

Where We Are

➤ Searching for Resources

➤  Borrowing

  • Use the self-check computer. Instruction is available beside the PC.
  • To return books simply deposit them in the drop-box at the issue desk.

➤ Rare books/store books and Archive


➤ Computer Room 


➤ Facilities

The computer suite has 8 computers and a black and white printer. Collect your login and password from the Computer Room (105, surgery held daily 2-2.30 pm) the first time you use these. You need credit on your DS-Print account here in order to print.
The Psych Sanctuary (student common room) is right next door to the library, equipped with vending machines for snacks and drinks, a fridge, kettle and microwave. Seating includes café style tables, easy chairs and bean bags.
We have a self-service binding facility which costs £1.00 per item. Please ask at the Library Office.

➤ Electronic Legal Deposit (eLD)

The Computer Room by the library in the main psychology building has ONE terminal/computer for access to the Electronic Legal Deposit. This prints* from PSY-FindMe DS-printer (room 111) using your Cam-Card and DS credits.


➤ Library rules

  • All books borrowed must be issued using the self-issue machine, or the borrowing register slip, or at the Library desk.
  • Books must not be marked.
  • Food is not permitted in the library.
  • Belongings should not be left unattended.

If the fire alarm sounds please exit immediately. The fire assembly point is outside the Geography Department.


➤ Print Journals

Journals are kept in five different locations: MacCurdy Library, Main Library, Library Office, Computer Room and the Archive Store. You can find it on IDiscover here (the University catalogue).