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The Research Commons

Research Commons

Address: Old Library, Prince of Wales Road, Exeter, Devon. EX4 4SB
Telephone: 01392 724052 (internal: 4052)

The Research Commons is housed in the Old Library building on the Streatham campus near the University Chapel.

It has a large reading room with bookable PGR study desks and associated lockers. Also, there is a multi-media seminar room,  café-style break out space and terrace area.

The Research Commons houses our Special Collections, the Bill Douglas Cinema Museum, the Arab World Documentation Unit, Official Publications and print copies of Science Journals. It also contains older and other less used research items.

To request items on the catalogue with the location "Roborough Basement" please book in advance by contacting the Research Commons.

To help you find your way around the Research Commons, please take a look at our floor plan:

Research Commons Floorplan 

The building is open on week days and weekends but times vary during the year. Please check the current opening hours for up to date information.