Library Services at the University has an extensive collection of over 2.7 million items, 50,000 journals, 435,000 eBooks and over 1,100 databases. The collection supports learning, teaching and research at the University of Birmingham and covers all subject areas offered by the University. Our Libraries are:
The Main Library, a new state of the art building opened September 2017
The Barnes Library
The Barber Fine Art Library
The Orchard Learning Resource Centre (OLRC) on the Selly Oak campus
The Dental Library
The Shakespeare Institute Library in Stratford upon Avon.
Our collections can be accessed via our FindIt@Bham service which is a one-stop shop for identifying easily what is available across Library Services’ print and electronic collections.