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Bower Ashton Library
University of the West of England (UWE Bristol)
City Campus at Bower Ashton
Kennel Lodge Road
Bristol BS3 2JT

Bower Ashton visitor access instructions

Library facilities

  • Self-service machines for borrowing and returning items.
  • Visit us at the Library help desk.
  • Loanable MacBooks with Adobe Creative Suite (24 hour loan).
  • Printers and scanners.
  • Silent study room. 
  • Active area for group and individual work.
  • Quieter study area in the North Wing.
  • Display and exhibition space in the Library Gallery.
  • Special collections – The Special Collections at Bower Ashton Library is home to an extensive and internationally renowned artists' books collection, a sizeable collection of the fashion/photography publication Visionaire and a growing number of zines. The collection exists as a study resource for students, staff and visitors to the library intended to be handled and read.

Floor plans

Study spaces

Thinking about the type of study space you prefer can be a great way to make sure you feel comfortable and relaxed in our library spaces. Use the sensory map to discover spaces that work best for you.

Bower Ashton Library in photos

Computers and study spaces

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