Find out about Library Services.
Drop into the Library and log onto a computer. All our computers enable you to access Microsoft Office applications, the internet and the Virtual Library.
We have multi-functional devices which enable photocopying, scanning and printing to A4 and A3. Payment is made using your student I.D card which can be topped up at the enquiry desk or the kiosk.
A4 Black and white = 4p per page
A3 Black and white = 8p per page
A4 Colour = 15p per page
A3 Colour = 30p per page
We hold a copyright licence which allows the photocopying and scanning of books, journals, magazines and other periodicals published in printed form. Full details are advertised on posters above the photocopiers in the Library.
Our Enquiry Service is available during opening hours for the issue, return and renewal of library resources. You can also pay any outstanding library fines and reserve items. We answer enquiries; help you find eResources, books and other resources using our Library Catalogue and make best use of photocopiers and printing facilities.
We obtain items not available in the Library from other libraries in the UK. Please ask staff for more information.
Postgraduate and Research students
Acting Diploma Students
Alumni* and Visiting Lecturers
Depending on demand, items can be borrowed for four weeks, one week, one day or two hours. Loan periods are displayed on the item.
* Subject to an annual fee
There is a daily charge for the late return or late renewal of every item on loan. You are not able to borrow items if your fines increase above £1.00.
As long as items have not been requested, contact the library and renew items in the following ways:
Speak to a member of staff
Telephone: +44 (0)20 7559 3942
Click on Library Catalogue or access the Library Catalogue from heritage.cssd.ac.uk
There is a replacement charge for lost items according to the in-print cost estimated by Central’s library book supplier.
Search our eResources which often link to full text.
This enables you to search our collections as well as renew, reserve items and view your loan history and library account.
We have study carrels and a Silent Study Room.
Contact The Library
+44 (0)20 7559 3942