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Getting help from the Library

If you have any queries about your Library membership, loans, fines or SCONUL access, you can:

  • Email us:
  • Call us: 0121 387 4499
  • Visit us: at the Library Service Desk on the entrance floor of the Library, Level 1
  • Write to us: Library Services, Birmingham Newman University, Genners Lane, Bartley Green, Birmingham B32 3NT
  • Chat to us: on Library Chat (during advertised hours).

For referencing queries, or questions about finding and accessing information in the library and research skills, you can:

  • Email us:
  • Chat to us: on Library Chat (during advertised hours).
  • Call us: on the number above. Please note a library colleague may not always be available to help you with your query.

For longer queries on referencing or help with information skills and using the Library, you can also book a 30 minute appointment with an Academic Service Librarian using our online booking form.

For queries about depositing your research and Open Access, you can:

For inter-library loan queries, you can:

Specialist support from your Academic Service Librarians

Every programme of study at Birmingham Newman University has a dedicated Academic Service Librarian who can provide specialist information and research support for students and staff. Find your programme area below to see the contact details for your Academic Service Librarian.

Subject Academic Service Librarian
Accounting & Finance Amelia Manning
Applied Humanities Simon Satchwell Giles
Applied Writing Ben Moore
Business Management Amelia Manning
Chaplaincy Amelia Manning
Computer Science Amelia Manning
Counselling Amelia Manning
Criminology Simon Satchwell Giles
Drama Ben Moore
Early Childhood Education & Care Ben Moore
Education Studies Adele Champken
English Ben Moore
Foundation Year Ben Moore
Health & Social Care Katie Jones
History Simon Satchwell Giles
Law Simon Satchwell Giles
Mathematics Amelia Manning
Nursing Katie Jones
PE & Sport Studies Katie Jones
Policing Simon Satchwell Giles
Physiotherapy Katie Jones
Psychology Simon Satchwell Giles
Studies in Primary Education Ben Moore
Teacher Education Adele Champken
Theology & Philosophy Amelia Manning
Working with Children, Young People and Family Ben Moore
Youth and Community Work Ben Moore


Library Leadership Team

Director of Library & Learning Services

Christine Porter

Library Customer Service and Engagement Manager

Katie Mann

Last reviewed: 19 September 2023

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