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Veterinary Medicine: Veterinary Medicine Library

Accessing the library

Librarian's Hours of work:

Monday - Thursday 9:30 - 3:30pm

There is no restricted access for members of the Department.

For non-members, access is during the librarian working hours.

Access to the Library out of the Librarian's working hours, please book in advance.


For more details on the Veterinary Medicine Curriculum, please refer to the Department's  MOODLE space.

Recommend an Item

You can recommend a resource to the Veterinary Library by coming to see the librarian or via email:
email: Librarian
Alternatively, you can contact your college libraries to see if they can help with your purchase request.

Also, the UL may be able to help. Please use this form to request an item from the UL via the Link below:

New title (book or periodical) Recommendation

About the Veterinary Library

The Departmental Library collects books and literature primarily in the subject area of clinical veterinary medicine. The clinical aspect of the veterinary medicine course takes place in the final 3 years of the 6 year course. The subject reflects the clinical aspect of veterinary medicine.

The Classification System used is Barnard: a scheme for Veterinary and Medical Libraries.

For an example click the following Barnard Classification.


How to borrow & return books

The library operates a self-serve system when borrowing book. Instruction for use are situated beside the terminal. Please note that only members of the Department can borrow from the library.

Loan periods and book allowances:

Veterinary Staff, Graduates & Students 6 Books for 28 days


If "recall email" return within 3 Days

Visitors No borrowing rights    

Returning books:

Please return all books to the Veterinary Library returns box situated outside the library office. The Librarian will process all returned books.

Contact details

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Lorraine Leonard
Madingley Road,
01223 337633

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