Current Students - Drinkwater Library

Maryvale's library facilities are available to all students attending course residentials

The Drinkwater Library

Students working in the Drinkwater Library

Current Students: for access to online resources,
please visit the Library page on Moodle

When are we open?

The Drinkwater Library is usually open throughout the weekend during student residentials. However, it may not be manned throughout the week so please try and contact the librarians to make arrangements prior to your visit.


The Library is on first floor level, with lift access.

Online Catalogues.

Maryvale's Library has Online Public Access Catalogues for the main book collection and for dissertations. To search the catalogues, select one of the following links:

Journals (Print & Online) at Maryvale

The Library carries a range of Journals, some in print form and other available online. Please contact the Librarian for photocopies and/or online access (licences permitting).

IT Facilities.

There are PCs available for student use, along with printing and photocopying facilities. Wifi is also available throughout the Library. Students with additional requirements can book the Access Room, which contains a PC with assistive software installed, along with an adjustable desk, chair.

External Library catalogues available online.

Library Guide

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