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Ground Floor

Welcome to the Barrington Virtual Library Tour. Please click on a number on the plan below or on an area / facility listed on the left-hand side to learn more about your Library.

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Audio-Visual Area

Location: 12

Audio-Visual Area

  • DVD and video viewing machines (headphones available from Library Service Desk)
  • One networked PC
  • Reader for microfiche

Collections - Books

Location: 6

Collections - Books

Books can be found here on the following topics:

  • Mass Media, Philosophy, Psychology, Logic, Ethics, Religion
  • Social Sciences, Sociology, Politics, Economics, Law
  • Military Affairs
  • Education
  • Military Engineering
  • Disaster Management
  • Management
  • Arts, Language & Literature, Geography, Biography, History
  • Ordnance Survey Maps and Atlases

Collections - Journals, Reports Series and Audio-Visual Collection

Location: 11

Collections - Journals, Reports Series and Audio-Visual Collection

  • Current and past copies of journals, in Defence and Management. Please note that journals are Reference Only but may be be photocopied in the Library (subject to copyright permissions). Many more journals are available on line.
  • Defence and Management Reports series, e.g. Official Publications, Security Studies Institute papers, etc.
  • Videos and DVDs which may be borrowed for one week or watched in the Library in the Audio-Visual Area (no. 12 on the Ground Floor map)

Fire Exit

Location: 18

Fire Exit

Fire Exit

Location: 18

Fire Exit

Fire Exit

Location: 18

Fire Exit

Fire Exit

Location: 18

Fire Exit

Fire Exit

Location: 18

Fire Exit

Fire Exit

Location: 18

Fire Exit

Group Study Room 1

Location: 5

Group Study Room 1

  • Bookable study room with 2 PCs, whiteboard, and a smartboard

To book a group study room please contact the Library Service Desk, Tel. 01793 785743

Study Room 2 - Silent Study Room

Location: 10

Study Room 2 - Silent Study Room

  • Silent study room for individual working, with 2 PCs and power sources for laptops.

Group Study Room 3

Location: 7

Group Study Room 3

  • Bookable study room with 2 PCs, printing facilities, whiteboard and desk space for group work.

To book a group study room, please contact the Library Service Desk, Tel. 01793 785743.

Library Office 1

Location: 4

Library Office 1

  • Staff office providing subject specialist assistance.

Library Office 2

Location: 14

Library Office 2

  • Library staff office

Library Office 3

Location: 15

Library Office 3

  • Library staff office.

Library Service Desk

Location: 1

Library Service Desk

  • Providing help and advice, always staffed when the Library is open
  • Borrow, return and renew your loans
  • Purchase photocopier / printer cards

For Opening Hours, please click here

Lift

Location: 16

Lift

Lift to the First Floor

PC Suite Area

Location: 3

PC Suite Area

  • 8 networked PCs with printing facilities

 

Reception Area

Location: 2

Reception Area

  • Relax and meet with friends
  • Catch up with the latest news via BBC News 24 on the big screen and the daily newspapers
  • Refreshments available
  • Find out what's new in the Library on the New Resources Stand
  • Browse the Popular Journals Stand

Reports Section

Location: 9

Reports Section

  • Technical and classified reports including Cranfield Defence and Security staff papers
  • Dissertations and theses from Cranfield DA-CMT courses

Stairs

Location: 17

Stairs

  • Stairs to the First Floor
  • Location for the military / internal telephone

Toilets (Gents/Disabled)

Location: 13

Toilets (Gents/Disabled)

Toilets (Ladies/Disabled)

Location: 8

Toilets (Ladies/Disabled)