Daily Library tours

Get to know more than just the location of the Albert Sloman Library.

  • Mon 13 Sep - Sun 31 Oct 21


  • Colchester Campus

    The Albert Sloman Library

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    Clarissa St. Yves

"When in doubt go to the library" - JK Rowlings

As the temple of learning on all our campuses, we provide the resources to meet the demands of the charge to be inquisitive. At Essex, libraries are more than just stores of books and knowledge. We offer a wide range of  resources and services, aimed at equipping you with, digital and manual skills, required for ease of access to the library and less stressful learning experience.

We take our status as your companion on this academic journey seriously, so we invite you to visit us today, via any of these routes.

Self-guided tours

Visit the Albert Sloman Library on Colchester Campus, any day from the 13 September, 2021, for a self-guided tour. Between the hours of 10am and 4pm during this period, you are welcome to learn more of what services and resources we offer you.

Virtual tour

 If you cannot come in-person for a tour, that is alright. Our virtual presence still makes it possible for you to take a familiarisation tour of the library online. You can always visit this site to learn about the services Essex library offers you.

Personnel Guided tours

If you have any need for a one-to-one tour of the library, apply through the Student Wellbeing and Inclusivity Services Team and we shall cater to your needs. Approach any of our members of staff in yellow lanyards, and we will gladly assist you in getting to know more about the services and resources we have for you.

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