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Eddie Davies Library - The University of Manchester

Eddie Davies Library

The Eddie Davies Library supports the teaching, learning and research activities of the Alliance Manchester Business School community.


Tel:  +44 (0)161 306 3200

Help and support

    Monday, 16 September 2019 to Friday, 5 June 2020

  • Monday to Friday: 8am to 6pm
  • Saturday and Sunday: Closed
  • Notes:

    • Closed – Tuesday, 24 December 2019 until Wednesday, 1 January 2020
    • Closed - Friday, 10 April to Monday, 13 April 2020
    • Closed - Monday, 4 May and Monday, 25 May 2020


  • There are two MFDs (one colour and one black and white)


The library holds core texts and other recommended reading in the subject area of Business and Management.

Finance Zone

Located within the Eddie Davies Library, the Finance Zone provides dedicated PCs offering access to specialist financial databases including Bloomberg and Datastream.

Drop-in sessions are offered weekly, where you can bring your business data enquiry to an expert.

  • The Bloomberg Suite, with eight PCs running Bloomberg and SDC Platinum
  • The Database Suite, with 16 PCs running Datastream and SDC Platinum

Support for these and other specialist business resources can be found on the business data pages: