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Using your Library
Information about borrowing, services and facilities, and contacting staff at each of the University of Kent library locations.
This section also provides information on accessing material from other libraries.
The Templeman Library, at the heart of the Canterbury campus, provides a wealth of resources and services to support study and research across all subject areas.
Its extensive print and electronic holdings are dynamically developed to reflect current and anticipated teaching and research at the university.
Drill Hall Library
The state-of-the-art, award-winning Drill Hall Library, available to all universities at Medway students, is thought to be the longest library in Europe.
It houses an extensive collection of books and journals and boasts an impressive range of other facilities, including PCs, training rooms and discussion spaces for students.
Tonbridge Centre Library
A collection of books and journals for student use is housed at the Tonbridge Centre. In addition, students can order books from the University’s other libraries which are delivered via a daily courier service.
The friendly and experienced library team is on hand to help students make the most of the library's resources.
Accessing material at other libraries
Search the online catalogues of other libraries to identify material not held at Kent, and find out about schemes to visit other institutions or to request material.