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General contacts

Important notice

31 July 2020

Please be aware that we are making some changes to our main phone line at present and the number 01274 (23)3301 is not currently functioning. Please email for all general enquiries. We hope to have our new phone system up and running very soon and apologise for any inconvenience this suspension of service may cause.

Library Enquiry Desk and Welcome Desk

Tel: 01274 (23)3301

Library fine payments

Mon-Fri 10:00-16:00

Tel: 0300 023 0503

Inter-Library Loans

Tel: 01274 (23)3301


Disabled user services

Tel: 01274 (23)3301

Specialist area contacts

Special Collections

Library Services and Systems 

Polly Dawes

Tel: 01274 (23)3396

Reading Lists

Contact your subject librarian for support with reading lists.


Distance Learning Support

Information Resources and copyright

Satu Nieminen

Tel: 01274 (23)3400

JB Priestley Library

Richmond Road
University of Bradford
West Yorkshire

Tel. 01274 233301 

Subject librarians

Come and see your Subject Librarian if you need any help with the Library.  For instance, if you need help finding books or journal articles for your essay, report or research; if you’re confused by referencing or EndNote; or even if you just missed your library induction, your Subject Librarian is here to help you.  Contact details for your Subject Librarian can be found below, and on any subject support page. 

Faculty: Engineering and Informatics

Subjects: Biomed Eng; Electrical Eng and Computer Sci; Mechanical and Energy Systems; Media, Design and Technology; Optometry


Office: JBP Library, room 0.13

Tel: 01274 233 371

Working days: Mon-Fri

Subjects: Foundation Studies, Law, Physiotherapy, Higher Education Practice, Diversity Management


Office: JBP Library, room 0.14

Tel: 01274 238 032

Working days: Tue-Fri

Subjects: Midwifery; Nursing; Public Health and Community Wellbeing


Office: JBP Library, room 0.14

Tel: 01274 236 375

Working days: Mon-Fri

Faculty: Life Sciences

Subjects: Archaeological and Forensic Sciences, Biomed Sciences, Chemistry, Chemical and Process Eng, Integrated Science


Office: JBP Library, room 0.13

Tel: 01274 233 415

Working days: Mon-Tue, Wed or Thu

Faculty: Life Sciences

Subjects: Cancer Therapeutics, Clinical Sciences, Pharmacy, Physician Associate Studies


Office: JBP Library, room 0.12

Tel: 01274 236 024

Working days: Mon-Thu

Twitter: @MaureenPinder

Subjects: Civil and Structural Engineering; Engineering Foundation Year; Psychology


Office: JBP Library, room 0.12

Tel: 01274 235 886

Working days: Mon, Tue am, Wed

Twitter: @LibraryUoB

Faculty: Health Studies

Subjects: Occupational Therapy, Paramedic Sci, Public Health MPH, Radiography


Office: JBP Library, room 0.15

Tel: 01274 233 373

Working days: Mon-Wed, Fri

Faculty: Management, Law and Social Sciences, Health Studies

Subjects: Peace and Development, Sociology and Criminology, Social Work, Health Leadership, Dementia


Office: JBP, room 0.15

Tel: 01274 233 984

Working days: Mon-Fri

Subjects: Management


Office: JB Priestley Library, room 0.14

Tel: 01274 236 757

Working days: Mon-Fri