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The Library

Academic Subject Librarians

What ASLs do

What we do

Each subject has an Academic Subject Librarian who offers support and assistance to students and staff:


  • We offer library inductions and workshops for your subject;
  • We offer Learning Development workshops and a 1-to-1 drop-in service;
  • We offer individual research sessions;
  • We can advise on citing and referencing;
  • We can answer your queries about using the Library.


  • We act as a contact between your academic department and the Library;
  • We deliver library inductions and workshops for your students; 
  • We offer individual training on searching skills, current awareness services, reference management and using the Repository;
  • We offer research support;
  • We attend departmental meetings and subject committees to update you on Library developments.




Coming soon - courses on finding information and referencing.

If you'd like to arrange a specific training session for your school please contact your Academic Subject Librarian to discuss your requirements.

Find your Academic Subject Librarian

Drop-in times

Drop-in service

Call in to our drop-ins to get instant advice! We'll be in the Learning Development room on the ground floor of the Library:


Mondays 14:00 - 16:00
Tuesdays 11:00 - 12:00
Wednesday 10:00 - 12:00
Fridays 10:00 - 11:00