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Kantarowich Library

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

    Monday, 16 April to Wednesday, 6 June 2018

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

    • Closed Monday, 7 May and Monday, 28 May 2018

    Thursday, 7 June to Sunday, 10 June 2018

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

    Saturday, 9 June to Sunday, 16 September 2018

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

    • Closed for lunch each day: 1 to 2pm
    • Closed on Monday, 27 August 2018 (public holiday)

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 with facilities for customers to relax or to work more informally and a group study room which can be booked in advance by calling +44 0(161) 275 6858 or in person at the reception desk.

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