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Stopford Library

Stopford Library

The Stopford Library holds major collections in biology, medicine and health and is located on the 3rd floor of Stopford Building.

Opening hours

11 June to 11 September 2022

This Library location is closed from Saturday 11 June to Sunday 11 September 2022.

You can still access books using our Click and Collect service.

Main Library and the Alan Gilbert Learning Commons remain open.


Stopford Library
3rd Floor
Stopford Building
Faculty of Medical and Human Sciences
The University of Manchester
Oxford Road
M13 9PT

+44 (0)161 275 5540

Features and facilities

Collections and resources

The Library holds core texts and also other recommended reading for first and second year students in the schools of Medicine, Dentistry and Pharmacy. We also hold recommended reading for students in the Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health.


IT and copying facilities

The Stopford Library provides access to 12 quick-use PCs and two multi-function devices (one colour and one black and white). The Library also holds two iPads which are available for loan.  

Visit the IT Services website for more details about the University's computer clusters and other services for staff and students: 

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