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Kantorowich Library

The Kantorowich Library is on the ground floor of the Humanities Bridgford St Building. The library’s collections support the teaching, learning and research of the School of Education, Environment and Development, with particular emphasis on the disciplines of Architecture, Geography, International Development, and Planning and Environmental Management.

The library welcomes all University of Manchester Library customers.


Kantorowich Library
Humanities Bridgeford Street
The University of Manchester
Oxford Road
M13 9PL

+44 (0)161 275 6858

Opening hours

    Friday, 27 January to Sunday, 23 April 2017

  • Monday to Friday: 9.30am to 5pm
  • Saturday: Closed
  • Sunday: Closed
  • Notes:

    • Closed Friday, 14 April to Monday, 17 April 2017

    Monday, 24 April to Wednesday, 7 June 2017

  • Monday to Friday: 9.30am to 7pm
  • Saturday: Closed
  • Sunday: Closed
  • Notes:

    • Closed Monday, 1 May and Monday, 29 May 2017

    Thursday, 8 and Friday, 9 June 2017

  • Thursday and Friday: 9.30am to 5pm

Other facilities

There are eight computer terminals for access to the online catalogue and electronic resources, and two self-service photocopiers adjacent to the library counter.

There is a lounge area at the end of the library with facilities for customers to relax or to work more informally. Within this area is a seminar room which customers are able to book in advance when they wish to work collaboratively.

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