Arts and Social Sciences Library study spaces


Tyndall Avenue, Bristol, BS8 1TJ

Book a group study space

This library has four group study rooms:

  • Group rooms 2, 3 and 4 are all on the first floor and each seats up to 8
  • The second floor group room seats up to 12

Book a room at the Welcome Desk or by phone.
Tel: +44 (0)117 928 8000 | Internal 88000


  • 24/7 study centre
  • Silent study
  • Group study
  • Staffed
  • Scanning
  • Wheelchair access
  • Late opening
  • Weekend opening
  • Café
  • Vending machine

Accessible study room

A new study room on the ground floor of ASSL is available, with priority use for users with disabilities.

Access information

Detailed access information for the Arts and Social Sciences Library from AccessAble.

Extra support

To discuss extra support you may need when coming to the library, including Personal Emergency Evacuation Plans (PEEPs), please contact Library Support.

Study skills training workshops

Free workshops for undergraduate and postgraduate taught students.

This study centre is managed by Library Services.

More information about the Arts and Social Sciences Library.

Arts and Social Science Library Open

The Library is now open for book returns and for the collection of pre-ordered books using the new Click and Collect form.

Opening hours: 
Monday 10am-4pm
Tuesday 10am-4pm
Wednesday 10am-4pm
Thursday 10am-4pm
Friday 10am-4pm
Any University library book can be returned to ASSL
Please note, due to safety requirements, we are currently unable to provide study spaces at any of our locations. 
Before visiting the library please review the important information on the Library Restart page to ensure your trip to the library is safe for you, your fellow students and our library staff.
Unfortunately we are unable to support access to non-UOB visitors/researchers at this time
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