Welcome to Library Services. The library at Bishop Grosseteste University is a modern, spacious facility, having been significantly extended and refurbished in 2012. Open seven days a week during term-time, services and facilities include 133,000 physical resources with thousands more accessible online silent, quiet and group study spaces; computer and wi-fi access throughout the building; printing, photocopying and stationery equipment; and specialist help and advice.
These webpages provide basic information about Library Services at BG for prospective students and visitors; current students will find a wide variety of further information on our Blackboard site.
Emma Sansby BA (Hons) MA MCLIP
Head of Library Services
A selection of comments made about our Library in the past twelve months...
"The library is really well stocked and has current/up-to-date research journals too."
A BA (Hons) Early Childhood Studies student
"The growing availability of e-books is brilliant."
A PGCE Primary student
"I love the Library...the education section is fantastic."
A BA (Hons) Education Studies and Music student
"I feel that the Library is outstanding and offers a great service and wide range of materials suitable for courses."
A BA (Hons) Education Studies and English student
"The library facilities are excellent. It is great that you can reserve and renew books online."
An MA in Education student
"All of the library staff are wonderful - they are always very friendly and helpful! They are very skilled at finding things for students even when it is a difficult request!"
A BA (Hons) Education Studies and Theology student