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University Library

Leazes Road Library


Leazes Road Library is situated in the Main Building of the School of Education on Leazes Road. It includes resources for all subjects, serving as library for the College of St Hild and St Bede. The Library contains a large collection of books and journals on the study and practice of Education, and a Teaching Resources Centre (TRC), which contains a wide range of children's books and classroom learning materials and may offer resources and services for local teachers.There is also a collection of school teaching resources at Queen's Campus Library, Stockton.

Access is by campus card only on evenings and weekends. Visitors should attend during daytime opening hours.

Location

The Leazes Road Library is situated in the Main Building of the School of Education on Leazes Road, at Durham campus (travel information).

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Access

As well as University members, Leazes Road Library provides resources and services for local teachers. External day visitors are also welcome - please bring bring photo ID and proof of your address.

Please check our Access for Visitors page for eligibility.

Opening Hours

DateOpening Hours
Sun 19 NovemberOpen14:00 - 20:00
Mon 20 NovemberOpen09:00 - 20:00
Tue 21 NovemberOpen09:00 - 20:00
Wed 22 NovemberOpen09:00 - 20:00
Thu 23 NovemberOpen09:00 - 20:00
Fri 24 NovemberOpen09:00 - 20:00
Sat 25 NovemberOpen09:00 - 17:00

Documentation collections and Teaching Resources Centre

Government Publications

Leazes Road Library includes a set of Government Publications, this collection includes UK government reports, statistics and legislation related to education. This collection can be found in the catalogue at the GOV shelfmark.

Teaching Resources Centre

The Library contains the School of Education's large Teaching Resources Centre (TRC), which contains a wide range of childrens' books and classroom learning materials. There is also a collection of school teaching resources at Queen's Campus Library, Stockton.

Education Library - external shot access information

Contact details

Leazes Road Library
School of Education
Durham University
Leazes Road
DURHAM
DH1 1TA
United Kingdom
Tel: +44 (0)191 334 8137
Fax: +44 (0) 191 324 8311
Email: educ.library@durham.ac.uk

SCONUL Access Contact

Dr Christopher Skelton-Foord
Head of Policy & Planning
Durham University Library
 & Heritage Collections

SCONUL Access
Bill Bryson Library
Stockton Road
Durham
DH1 3LY