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COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

Updated return to campus and pre-book your on-campus COVID test

January 2021

During opening hours you can go into the library to collect books that you have reserved in advance via the ‘Click and Collect’ service or to return books. Please access this online service here:

Please only stay on campus for the time it takes you to pick up your click and collect requests or return books, to support our safety efforts and reduce the number of people on campus. 

You can pre-book a study space in the Learning Gateway here: 


Returning Books

The main library is located on the top floor of the Skiddaw building at Fusehill. Its holdings focus on health, education and the social sciences and include a law library and a large teaching practice collection.

Fusehill Street students can also access the Library at Brampton Road. Additional flexible learning space is provided in the Learning Gateway.

Discover the library at Fusehill St

The library at Fusehill Street is open for you to pick up your click and collect books. There are signs to help you to observe safe social distancing. 


Opening hours - Carlisle Fusehill St Library 

The library is swipe access only so please remember your Cumbria card

If you have library books out they will auto renew until the end of your course.  We are running a click and collect service for library books - you place a request in OneSearch and we will send you an email when your books are ready to collect. We will issue them straight to your library account so all you need to do is come in and collect your bag of books!

If you need any information or have any questions please email

If you are working on an assignment and need any help, for instance with referencing or finding a particular resource, please email If you are studying in the evening or at the weekend and have a query please use the Ask a Librarian Service.

See Studying from home for more details, support and guidance.


 April 12 - May 2 2021

Monday - Friday

9.00am - 5.00pm 


Saturday and  Sunday



May 3 - May 9 2021






Tuesday - Friday 


9.00am - 5.00pm

Saturday and Sunday



May 10 - May 16 2021


Monday - Friday           


9.00am - 5.00pm


Saturday and Sunday




University of Cumbria - Carlisle Fusehill St

Fusehill Street
Cumbria CA1 2HH 


Map of Fusehill Street campus

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