Library Carrels & Lockers

Carrels in the Library are provided for members of College without access to suitable private study space. Lockable drawers are also available in the Library.

There are casual carrels available daily

As demand for the individually allocated carrels normally exceeds supply, there is an allocation process, which is reviewed from time to time. The Senior Tutor, in conjunction with the Accommodation Office, is responsible for the allocation and use of carrels, administration of keys, paperwork, etc.

Requests for a carrel should be made by completing a College Carrel Application Form outlining the reasons for the request.

Carrels are allocated in the first instance to those whose departmental, faculty library, or private facilities for work are inadequate.

Forms & Further Particulars
Downloads
carrel_allocation_rules_2020.docxDownload
carrel_application_august_2020.docxDownload
drawer_application_formaug20.docDownload
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