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University Library

A library for Learning

Our professional staff, scholarly collections, and learning spaces, form a vital part of the student learning experience at Northumbria.

The 24/7 University Library achieves some of the highest levels of student satisfaction in the UK and has held the Cabinet Office accreditation for Customer Service Excellence since 2010. The University Library ensures students receive the right support they need from enrolment to graduation.

At the heart of each Northumbria campus, our libraries provide a range of study space and technology to suit every learning style. City Campus Library is open and staffed 24/7 in term time, and Coach Lane Library and Law Practice Library offer generous opening hours. 

CSEUK-Primary -LogoOur extensive library collection encompasses both print and online resources, including over half a million print books and eight hundred thousand electronic books available online so our students can access them whenever or wherever they need. Sixty five thousand electronic journals and over three hundred databases provide further crucial resource for independent learning and project work.

Northumbria's library team ensure students have opportunities throughout their course to develop information and digital literacy through our popular Northumbria Skills Programme and our online multimedia ‘SkillsPlus’.


University Library Portal

The Library has what you need to be successful in your studies from study skills, to good academic practice, as well as access to a wide range of resources


Northumbria Open Days

Open Days are a great way for you to get a feel of the University, the city of Newcastle upon Tyne and the course(s) you are interested in.


Fees and Scholarships

General information about tuition fees and available scholarships and discounts for Home and International applicants.


Virtual Tour

Get an insight into life at Northumbria at the click of a button! Come and explore our videos and 360 panoramas to immerse yourself in our campuses and get a feel for what it is like studying here using our interactive virtual tour.

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