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Clifford Whitworth Library

Open 24/7

Opening during Easter Clifford Whitworth Library will remain open 24/7 over the Easter weekend, however there will be a limited enquiry service available on Bank Holidays (Friday 7 and Monday 10 April). Library colleagues will be available between 8.00am to 9.00pm. On Saturday 8 and Sunday 9 April, the usual enquiry service and email monitoring will resume.

Please be aware that the Library will be closed on Sunday 16 April while essential maintenance work takes place. The Library will reopen at 8.00am on Monday 17 April. During this time, although you will not be able to access the physical building, our 'Virtual Library' will still be available.

Staffed: 8:00-21:00 everyday

Services available.

Clifford Whitworth Building
M5 4WT

Lady Hale Building - The Cube

Lady Hale Building lit up at night

Monday to Friday: 8.00-19.00

Weekends: Closed

Services available.

Allerton Learning Space

Mary Seacole

Monday: 8.00-19.30

Tuesday to Friday: 8.00-18.00

Weekends: Closed

Staffed: Monday to Friday 9:00-17:00

Services available.

Allerton Building
Frederick Road, Salford
M6 6PU

MediaCity Library


Monday to Saturday: 7.00-22.00

Sunday: Closed

Staffed: Monday to Friday 9:00-17:00

Services available.

MediaCity Library
Salford Quays
M50 2HE


The number 50 and 51 buses are free when you show your Salford University ID card.

The University building is located just behind Dockyard bar and Damson restaurant; look out for the University of Salford sign. The library is located on the third floor landing.

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