Food and Drink

Drink containers with secure lids may be taken into the reading room. Snacks are also permitted, but please be considerate of other readers and our Housekeeping team (for example please refrain from eating loud crunchy food, or anything with a strong smell, and please put any rubbish in the bin).  


Neither smoking nor the use of electronic cigarettes or vapour devices is permitted anywhere in the Library building.

Mobile phones

Mobile phones should be turned off or switched to silent before being taken into either of the Reading Rooms.


Laptops may be used in the Reading Rooms.

You can send print jobs from your laptop to any of the College printers.

Printing in College

Those wishing to use a laptop must comply with the following conditions: