Libraries at the University of Liverpool


The Sydney Jones Library is the University's main Arts and Humanities library and is adjacent to the School of the Arts.

The Sydney Jones is open 24 hours a day during term time and provides hundreds of individual study spaces, as well small-group study rooms and break-out areas. It houses several million books and journal issues, as well as one of the most extensive suites of electronic resources in the UK. These enable the user to access an enormous range of material, including textbooks and articles.

We have access to a variety of subscription databases, such as Early English Books Online, Eighteenth-Century Collections Online, Literature Online and the Burney Collection of Newspapers.

In addition, the Special Collections and Archives department of the library houses:

Library staff are highly qualified information professionals who can help users make the best use of the resources in their studies.

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