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The University has two state-of-the-art libraries: The Murray Library and St Peter's Library.

The Murray Library is open 24 hours and St Peter's Library until midnight during term time. Both libraries have recently undergone exciting refurbishments, creating many new flexible learning environments.

The University's library resources include books, journals and e-books, and the University Library Services provide extensive online support, including:

Whether you visit us online or on campus you can be sure that our exciting, flexible and welcoming library and IT services are designed with you in mind, helping you to make the most of your experience and fulfil your true potential at the University of Sunderland.

Library services offer access to excellent resources and the support and skills you need to make best use of them. Each library houses fantastic subject collections for you to borrow while a considerable range of books, journals and module resources are available online. Most importantly, we are here to help you make the most of the services.

Library space

Everyone needs something different from their library. For this reason, each of our libraries have spaces designed with you in mind, from silent study and flexible group working areas to lively cafés and excellent IT facilities.

Our expert staff will ensure you develop the skills you need and are always ready to help you, no matter where you may be. 

For more information visit the University Library Services website.

Open days and visits

Open day on Thursday 16th February 2017 from 2:00pm-7:00pm.  More...

Open day on Thursday 23rd February 2017 from 3:00pm-8:00pm.  More...