South Wales Miners' Library

Tel: 01792 518603 Email:

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

Researchers wishing to access our special collections can book 2.5hr sessions in our reading room.

Students and staff may come into the library to browse, photocopy, study and use a PC during opening hours.


10am – 12.30pm & 1.30pm – 4pm  Monday to Friday  

10.30am – 1pm & 1.30pm – 3.30pm   Saturday

To book please email:     

Or, telephone: 01792 518603

Monday - Friday 9am - 5pm       

Saturday  10am - 4pm



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 ACE (Adult 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.