Welcome to UEL Library Services
Our library services
Library and Learning Services is at the heart of the University. We have an excellent range of resources and facilities to help you with your studies, and are committed to offering you a first-class student experience.
We have new, modern library facilities on both campuses offering inspirational environments for study and research. Libraries contain resources in print and digital formats, a range of study spaces and expert staff to advise and assist with your learning.
Our Library services
Docklands Library, located at our Docklands Campus, University Way, offers a first-class learning experience. Overlooking Gallions Point Marina, it provides a stimulating space for study and a comprehensive collection of resources. With helpful and friendly staff, 24/7 opening hours during term-time, and different study spaces to suit all needs, the library is the heart of the university.
The newly built award-winning Stratford Library provides an inspirational setting for study and research. Situated at our Stratford campus in Water Lane and open 24/7 during term-time, the library has a range of study spaces including group study rooms, quiet study areas and individual silent study carrels. It also offers a high-quality collection of resources and a knowledgeable team of friendly specialist staff who are always happy to help.
Our Vision and Values
Our Vision: To enrich the lives of our users through critical and innovative approaches to learning, teaching, research, and digital literacy that reflect their world and catalyse them to boundless achievements in employment and in life.
- We celebrate our richly diverse population of users through respect for individual rights, opinions and identities.
- We provide intellectually safe but challenging, engaging and inclusive learning, teaching, and research environments to foster independent learning, creativity and innovation.
- We believe in equitable access to information and are committed to supporting our users toward information and digital literacy.
- We empower our users to positively impact the development of our local communities.
Term 2 Opening Hours
Easter Opening Hours 2019
Library Building open
Staffed service available
|Tuesday 23rd - Friday 26th April
||(From 9am) 24 hours||9am to 5pm|
|Saturday 27th - Sunday 28th April
|Monday 29th April -Friday 3rd May||24 hours||9am to 8pm|
|Saturday 4th May||24 hours||Self-service|
|Sunday 5th May||24 hours||Self-service|
|Monday 6th May||24 hours||Self-service|
During non-staffed 24/7 opening you can borrow and return books using self-service
machines, print and photocopy and use collections and study spaces and PCs.
Security staff will be in the building at all times.
Library access for current students
UEL has an internal website for all current students. Click on the link below to access the Library site.
Search the Library's collections
Last updated: 28/06/2018
The help I received from Library services was second to noneNasra Al-Hubesh , BA (Hons) Business Management
General Library Enquiries
Your email will be answered within one working day.
Docklands Campus Library
London E16 2RD
Tel: 0208 223 3434
Stratford Campus Library
London E15 4LZ
Tel: 0208 223 4646