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Our services: Study Spaces: Elvet Riverside

Study spaces at Elvet Riverside

The Elvet Riverside building is close to the city centre and has a number of study spaces available for quiet, individual study.

There are individual study spaces available in Room A002 on the lower ground floor and all spaces have access to power. Additional pop-up library study spaces are also available during Easter term.

The University Wi-Fi network is available to users in the building. The space will be monitored regularly throughout the day by building staff.

Visiting Elvet Riverside building

  • Enter the building through the doors at the main entrance
  • Walk across the internal footbridge straight in front of you
  • Go down the stairs to the left and along the short corridor to Room A002
  • Make sure you have your campus card with you, in case you are asked for ID or evidence that you are a Durham University student

You are able to bring lidded drinks into the building. Please do not bring in any hot food.

Please note, this is a self-service area – should you have any queries whilst you are there, you can contact the Library through our live chat service.

Individual study spaces with chairs and dividers

Study spaces in Room A002

Elvet Riverside front entrance

Opening times

Monday-Friday between 8am-6pm during term time.


Elvet Riverside
Durham University
83 New Elvet

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