University Library – Catalyst

Opening Times

University Library, Ormskirk is open today:

24 hours

Week Commencing Monday 2 December 2019

DateOpening Hours
Monday 2 December 2019 24 hours
Tuesday 3 December 2019 24 hours
Wednesday 4 December 2019 24 hours
Thursday 5 December 2019 24 hours
Friday 6 December 2019 24 hours
Saturday 7 December 2019 24 hours
Sunday 8 December 2019 24 hours

The Catalyst Helpdesk is open 8am-8pm Monday – Friday and 10am – 6pm Saturday and Sunday.
Outside of these times self-service facilities are available.

Access to Catalyst outside Helpdesk hours is via swipe access with a valid UniCard.

Catalyst

The University Library is situated in Catalyst at the heart of the Ormskirk campus. Facilities include:

  • Networked PCs and wireless access
  • Access to 200,000 items including books and audiovisual resources
  • Printing and photocopying
  • Bookable group rooms and collaborative spaces
  • Dedicated silent study floor
  • A range of study areas – group work, quiet study and silent study
  • Access to help and support

To encourage appropriate use of the spaces in Catalyst we have a Noise and Acceptable Use Policy.

To help you find a PC in the University library use the PC availability app.

What you can find on this floor
Ground Floor
  • Catalyst Helpdesk
  • Self issue and return
  • Printing Hub
  • Group rooms
  • Coffee Shop
  • PCs
  • Presentation pods
  • Archive
  • Snacks Vending Machine
  • Stationery Vending Machine
Mezzanine
  • Appointment Rooms
1st Floor
  • Study Space
  • PCs
  • Books 000 – 399
  • Printing Hub
  • Self-Issue
  • Group Rooms
  • Appointment Rooms
2nd Floor
  • Quiet Study
  • PCs
  • Books 400 – 999
  • Journals
  • CDs and DVDs
  • Newspapers
  • Printing Hub
  • Self-Issue
  • Group Rooms
3rd Floor
  • Silent Study
  • PCs
  • The Loft – Research and staff only space
  • Printing Hub
  • Drinks and Snacks Vending Machine
  • The Oak Room – Training Room

If you are unable to find a learning space in the University Library remember that there are other learning spaces across campus:

  • The Hub contains PCs, Macs and group study pods