We are always happy to hear from you, whether you need help finding a reference, using a resource, or would like to suggest how we can change our services to make your life easier.
Library staff are available online to help with your research on weekdays, 9am-5pm. If we can't answer your question quickly by email, we will arrange a video call with your Information Specialist to provide more in-depth support.
You can also find our advice on referencing, research activities, and support for off-site students by using the Help and Support area.
Keep up to date with the latest service news and developments.
We are sorry but we are unable to welcome any visitors at the moment due to COVID-19. Students need to request permission to be on site if they do not have timetabled lectures.
CDS staff and students are automatically entitled to use the Barrington Library. Membership and access is also available upon request for:
Due to coronavirus and security restrictions, there is currently no access for the general public.
Alumni should use the Alumni Library Online service.
Access to and use of the Library Reports Section is governed by regulations issued by the Defence Academy.
Note: access to online resources is available only in the Library building for resources with licenses which cover 'walk in access'.