Guidance on donating material to the University Library.


The Library is happy to accept donations of material that we consider will help us to develop our collection in supporting the teaching and research programmes of the University.

Donations are only accepted on the understanding that if they are not considered suitable for adding to stock they will be disposed of via the Library's ethical disposal procedure.

Small donations can be left at the Information Desk of any of our site libraries. We define a small donation as material ranging from a single item to a small boxful of material.

If you are considering making a larger donation of material, email a list or description of the items to

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