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NEW 24/7 Study Room - First Floor Villa 8

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NEW 24/7 Study Room - First Floor Villa 8

First floor study room - space for quiet study

Book return box - outside Villa 8

Welcome to Ipswich Hospital Library

Plenty of space to study

Self service machine to issue and return books

Annex study room - access via ID badge after hours

Annex study room - computers and study space

Annex study room - space for quiet study & online learning

Book return box - in the Education Centre corridor

Computers in Ipswich Hospital Library

Ipswich Hospital Library

Ipswich Hospital Library

Colchester Hospital Library

Repair works are currently taking place at Villa 8 

The building will still be accessible during this time.  

As a result the following measures are currently in place:

  1. The library team have moved downstairs to room GF2, the room next to the lift. 
  2. The library team can still be contacted at anytime Mon-Fri, 9-5 via library.services@esneft.nhs.uk or by telephone 01206 742146 / Extension 2146.
  3. Books can be accessed via library staff - Mon-Fri, 9-5. 
  4. The 24/7 study room on the first floor will remain open. 
  5. The silent study room on the first floor will remain open Mon-Fri 9-5.  The downstairs study room will be out of use while the works take place. 
  6. Books can returned via our two drop boxes: the blue one outside villa 8 and one on the ground floor outside the library office.
  7. Users can still access our online resources at anytime.

Colchester Hospital Library is located in Villa 8 (The Postgraduate Medical Centre).

 

Email Symbollibrary.services@esneft.nhs.uk

Phone Symbol: 01206 742146

Phone SymbolInternal Extension 2146

 

 

Deborah Lepley - Head of Libraries, Education and Training (Acting)

Agi Hajnal - Library Lead (Acting)

Julija Norkuviene - Assistant Librarian

Tom Saye - Library Assistant

See the Library Team page for more information

Ipswich Hospital Library

The Library is Open 24/7

The Library is staffed Monday - Friday 9am-5pm

Out of hours access to the main library and study room annex is via hospital ID badge. 

Facilities available:

  • Self-service machine to issue and return books
  • Book drops - one in the library (next to the self-service machine) and one located in the education centre corridor (see gallery)
  • Photocopying / printing / scanning (via ESNEFT networked machine)
  • Study space
  • 7 networked computers 
  • Study room annex (2 networked computers and study space)
  • Annex office - this can be booked for quiet study / online activity - please book via Library staff. Please note this room is not a suitable meeting space and can accommodate no more than 2 people. This room does have a networked computer. 

Toilets are located in the Education centre.

A café is also available within the Education Centre.

Ipswich Hospital Library is located in the Education Centre, ground floor of the hospital.

 

 

hospital Library@esneft.nhs.uk

: 01473 702544

Internal Extension: 1544

 

Deborah Lepley - Head of Libraries, Education and Training (Acting)

Agi Hajnal - Library Lead (Acting)

Janet Bayliss - Assistant Librarian

Kathy Moll - Library Assistant

See the Library Team page for more information