Health Library Contact Details
The Cochrane Building, University Hospital of Wales
The Health Library is located on the ground, first and second floors of the Cochrane Building.
- Entrance between 7.15am and 6.00pm, Monday to Friday, via the main entrance doors
- Outside these hours, the building maintains swipe-card access; a Cardiff University or Library photo ID is required to gain admittance
- Please ask for assistance if you have difficulty getting the books from the shelves
The Health Library is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, as are the IT rooms and reading rooms and other facilities in the Library area
The Enquiry Desk is staffed between the following hours:
|Normal Semester Dates 2011/12||Opening Hours|
|Monday to Friday||8.30 to 19.00|
|Saturday||9.00 to 17.00|
|Christmas 2011/12||Opening Hours|
|Saturday 24th December||Closes at 23.00|
|Sunday 25th to Tuesday 27th December||Closed|
|Wednesday 28th to Friday 30th December||09.00 - 17.00|
|Saturday 31st December||07.00 - 17.00|
|Sunday 1st to Monday 2nd January||Closed|
|Normal opening hours resume on Tuesday 3rd January|
|IT Room will be open in the main hospital building on the 2nd floor over the Christmas period.|
The Health Library provides information services to support both undergraduate and postgraduate students, as well as academic staff and provides services for the staff of Cardiff and Vale University Health Board.
The Advisory Helpdesk service is housed in the Health Library.