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Access and car parking

Brotherton Library

The Brotherton Library is accessed from the Parkinson Building. The accessible entrance is outside the School of Chemistry.

The door is open between 9am and 5pm Monday to Friday. Outside of those hours, you can access by swiping your membership card in the card reader to the left of the entrance, or by pressing the buzzer.

The Library has a wheelchair-height gate at the entrance.

View DisabledGo access guide for the Brotherton Library.

View DisabledGo access guide for the Parkinson Building.


There is a lift in the Main Building, and in the West building, which gives access to all floors within the Library.


An accessible toilet is in the West Building, on floor 2, next to the lift.


The nearest disabled car parking space is outside the Clothworkers' Court.