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Using the Library: Welcome to the Library

A few basics to help new and existing Library users at Bradford College.
Welcome to Bradford College Library
We hope you find this guide useful during your time at Bradford College.
Get in touch if you would like any more information about anything to do with using the Library or for details on how we can help you with your studies.

Where can I study?

We have a number of areas for quiet study.
At the David Hockney building we have bookable study rooms
There are three rooms on the second floor and six rooms on the fifth floor.
You can book these study rooms at the Library Information desk, or by calling 01274 088257.
You also can book these up to one week in advance.
Room 2F-29 is our silent study room.

Can I access online material?

As a Bradford College student you have access to a wide range of electronic resources.
These are available to help you find information relating to your studies, from the full text of journals to online books and reports.
Most of our electronic resources are available off campus.
You only require your college username and password to access them.
If you need help using any of our electronic resources then please Contact your Librarian.

How do I use the library?

Your College ID is also your Library card.
College Card 2020
To use the Library all you need to do is visit the second floor of the David Hockney building, or the Success Centre at Trinity Green.
You may be asked for your library number or username, this is the number on your College ID.

We are always happy to help

If you have any questions about using any of our services then please get in touch with us.
Library Information Desk are located at both the David Hockney building and Trinity Green campus.
At David Hockney it is staffed from 9.00am until 7.00pm Monday to Thursday and until 5.00pm Friday.
At Trinity Green it is staffed from 9.00am until 5.00pm Monday to Friday.
You can email with any questions you may have.

Library subject guides

You can find more about Library support for your subject area by viewing our Library Subject Guides.
These include information on key books and ebooks, journals and databases for your subject, plus links to study skills resources.
You can also find reading lists or recommended reading on these pages.

Help with Study Skills

As well as providing course specific materials, we have a large collection of study skills books and resources.
You can find these in the Study Skills Collection which is near the study area on the second floor of the David Hockney building.
Click here to view our Study Skills pages.
You can also contact your Academic Liaison librarian for more information on how we can support your needs.
Library Services
(01274) 08 8257
Bradford College, Great Horton Road, Bradford, BD7 1AY.
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