South Wales Miners' Library

Tel: 01792 518603 Email:

Exterior of the South Wales Miners' Library, formerly the Coach House of the Hendrefoilan Estate

The Miners’ Library is open for Request and Collect for University staff and students on Tuesday and Thursday 11am - 4pm 

You can return books during this time

See our webpage for more information, including how to use this service

We are currently unable to provide physical access to our research collections, but please continue to contact us with any enquiries at


As a part-time, distance or placement student, the Miners' Library located on the Hendrefoilan Student campus is your first point of contact.

With an extensive collection of books, journals and audio-visual materials specifically selected for DACE (Department of Adult and Continuing Education) courses, the library is designed to meet your needs.

We pride ourselves in providing a friendly, flexible and efficient library experience in a relaxed environment.