Aldham Robarts Library

Coordinates: 53°24′10″N 2°58′18″W / 53.4029°N 2.9717°W / 53.4029; -2.9717

The Aldham Robarts Library, (formerly the Aldham Robarts Learning Resource Centre (LRC)) is one of the two designated libraries belonging to Liverpool John Moores University (LJMU) in Liverpool, England. It is located at Maryland Street and serves the Mount Pleasant Campus situated in Liverpool's Knowledge Quarter. Designed by architectural firm Austin-Smith:Lord and built in 1994, the Aldham Robarts Library has won numerous architectural awards.[1] The four-storey, 5,324 m2 (57,310 sq ft) building contains 386 personal computers alongside countless books and online catalogues that cater mainly for the faculties of Business and Law and Media, Arts and Social Science.[1][2] Wi-Fi is available throughout the complex, which can be entered by scanning a relevant student ID card by the ground floor turnstiles. Other services available in the Library include research and learner support, enrolment, student finance, coursework submission, welfare and counselling and employability advice. The Aldham Robarts Library is open 24/7 during term time, albeit some services are restricted.[2]

Aldham Robarts Library
The Aldham Robarts Library as viewed from Mount Pleasant gardens
Country United Kingdom
TypeAcademic library
LocationMaryland Street
Branch ofLiverpool John Moores University
WebsiteAldham Robarts Library online

It is a member of the Libraries Together: Liverpool Learning Partnership (evolved from Liverpool Libraries Group) which formed in 1990. Under which, a registered reader at any of the member libraries can have access rights to the other libraries within the partnership.[3][4]

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  1. ^ a b "Aldham Robarts LRC Building Data". Liverpool John Moores University. Archived from the original on 14 January 2011. Retrieved 2 October 2010.
  2. ^ a b "Aldham Robarts Learning Resource Centre". Liverpool John Moores University. Archived from the original on 28 March 2010. Retrieved 2 October 2010.
  3. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 17 December 2012. Retrieved 3 September 2014.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  4. ^ "Mersey Libraries".

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