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Paul Hamlyn Library 24/7 Opening Resumes Monday 17 September

Term Time 24/7 opening of the Paul Hamlyn Library resumed at 08:00 on Monday 17 September and will run through until 21:30 on Friday 21 December. Full details can be found on our Opening Hours page. 

New Support Space

From Monday 17 September, support and advice about your academic work from UWL Library, UWL IT and UWL Engagement teams will be available five days a week from the new Support Space on the 2nd floor of the Paul Hamlyn Library. Support is also available at Paragon and Reading. See our dedicated Support Space webpage for times of availability.

Library Inducton

Inductions for new students who would like a tour of the Paul Hamlyn Library are continuing now that the autumn semester has started.  These operate on the hour and half-hour throughout the day until the end of September.

An online library tour is also available for each subject. See your online subject guide for more details.

An interactive 360° tour of the Paul Hamlyn Library floors is also available.

We look forward to meeting you and introducing you to the library. If you would like to do some homework or will not be able to see us this week, our presentation is here

Changes to printing and copying charges

We are pleased to announce that the University now provides free black and white (mono) printing and photocopying on all student multi-functional devices (MFDs) for academic purposes and within reasonable limits. A significantly reduced charge will also apply for colour print output.  If you would like to print or copy in colour, you will still need to put money on your Unique card first, using the online top-up facility.

Heathrow Archive at University of West LondonHeathrow - The Journey Exhibition

Get up close to historic Heathrow artefacts and discover how this iconic airport became the UK’s hub for aviation.

‘Heathrow: The Journey’, which opened on 18 April 2018, is a permanent exhibition at the University of West London’s Ealing site on St Mary’s Road.

Admission is free. The exhibition is open daily to students, staff and the public from 10am to 5pm*, including weekends and holiday periods.

For more information see the exhibition website


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