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Our services: Libraries and site information: ISC Library, Stockton

An overview of our libraries

The International Study Centre Library is for use by ISC students and staff at Queen's Campus, Stockton, and can be found on level 2 of the Ebsworth Building. From 4 October 2021, Durham University staff and students who live in the area can also access study spaces within the library.

The Library is a large, bright space, with plenty of study tables and computers for you to use. There is a small fiction collection, to help student develop their English language skills. The Library staff run different activities and are always happy to support the students. 

For more information on using the ISC Library, please visit our dedicated guide. For any queries, please contact our Virtual Enquiry Desk.

Opening Times and Contact Details

  • Monday - Friday between 9am-5pm 

ISC Library  
Queen's Campus, Stockton  
University Boulevard  
Thornaby  
Stockton-on-Tees  
TS17 6BH  
United Kingdom  

 

Tel: +44 (0)191 334 0270  

Email: isc.library@durham.ac.uk 

Using the ISC Library

Contact us through our enhanced virtual enquiry desk, Ask DULib. Search our FAQs, e-mail us, or chat with a librarian. Ask DULib is available to all students, staff and users.

From Friday 10 December, please wear a face covering at all times within our buildings and study spaces, including when sitting at your study desk (unless you are exempt). Please make sure you bring a covering to wear during your visit. 

Please review the World Health Organisation’s guidance on the safe use of face coverings.

 

Please follow our current safety measures during your time in the building.

The International Study Centre is in Queen’s Campus, Stockton. The Library is on Level 2 of the Ebsworth Building. 
If you find yourself travelling between Durham City and Stockton on a regular basis, you may wish to consider using the bus. For more information, visit the Greenspace web pages.  

  

Visitor parking is available, and you will need to sign a visitor book on entry to the Ebsworth Building. There are several disabled parking bays near the entrance. Bike racks are also available.  
Guest WiFi  
Visitors can connect to TheCloud@Durham. You can save time by registering for TheCloud@Durham in advance. Visit Durham University's dedicated pages to find out how.  
  
Food and drink  
Covered drinks and cold food are permitted inside the Library.
The Library is in the Ebsworth Building and you will need your Campus Card to enter. There are disabled parking bays in front of the building. The Library is on the second floor and is accessible via two lifts.
The ISC Library has a turnstile entrance. If you need assistance with the turnstile, please ask a member of staff at the Reception Point.  

Please see our Accessibility and Support Guide for further information.

There are study spaces to suit a variety of needs. These include:  
  • 5 study rooms  
  • 1 Disability Support Room  
  • PCs available