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Our Libraries: Havering Campus Library

Havering Campus Library

Havering Opening Hours





Havering Campus Library and Student Centre.

The Havering Library and Student Centre is situated in Harold Wood, and focuses particularly on subjects related to the Institute of Health and Social Care. The Centre supports students with Library, Learning Resources and Student Life queries. 

Its book collection covers healthcare and nursing-related subjects. There are spaces in the library for solitary and group work, including a 'pod' for silent study. There are PCs to use, plus laptops to borrow. For printing, there are Multi-function printer - scanner- photocopiers within the library. 


Borrowing Books and DVDs

Borrow a book or DVD using the Self Issue machine or at our Help Desk.

Holds - If you have come to collect a 'hold' item, you will find it on the Holds Trolley to the left of our Self Service machine

Interlibrary loans can be collected from the help desk once you have received the email to say it has arrived.

Return your books and DVDs at the help desk or using the Self Service Machine. Interlibrary loans should be returned to the help desk.

Further information about borrowing resources from our libraries.


Borrowing a Laptop

Laptops are available for students to borrow from the Help desk.

We have 5 laptops that you can borrow from the Help Desk.

2 laptops are Overnight Loans and can be taken home, but must be returned by 10am the following day.

Software currently on our laptops includes:  Microsoft Office packages; web browsers; Claro Read; Mind Manager and SPSS.

We also have a projector that can be borrowed from the Help Desk. This must be returned 15 minutes before the Help Desk closes.


If you are an NHS Trust Member from one of the following Trusts:

  • Barking and Dagenham PCT 
  • Barking, Havering and Redbridge PCT
  • Havering PCT
  • Waltham Forest PCT
  • North East London Mental Health Trust 
  • Whipps Cross Univ. Hospital Trust.

You can apply for a membership card for access to Havering Campus Library and Student Centre only.

Please provide:

  • Your Trust I.D
  • Proof of your home address

Staff from the above NHS Trusts can use the library catalogue and study space and are able to borrow 2 books.


Students can connect to the Eduroam Wi-Fi network on their phone and laptop devices using their LSBU e-mail and password. For further assistance connecting to Eduroam, please click here to view our help sheet.

Alumni and external visitors can connect to our LSBU Visitor Wi-Fi by signing up for an account on the log-in screen which grants you 24 hours of access.

For further information, see our help sheets

Alumni and visitors to the Havering Library and Student Centre

Former LSBU students can use the Havering Library and Student Centre for reference purposes by joining the Alumni Society. 

There is also a paid membership option of £25/year that permits alumni to borrow up to 5 books at a time. 


Join LSBU Alumni

We offer members of the public the opportunity of Visitor Membership. For further information and to sign up click below.

LSBU Library Visitor Membership

Further information for visitors to the Havering Library


Bookable Pod


We have a Silent Study Pod that up to two people can use. You can book this for a maximum of two hours per day. 


 Pod Booking - Click Here

Help Desk

Speak to the Help Desk team for support with a variety of topics relating to Library & Learning Resources and Student Services including:


 Books & Journal Articles                      


 Disability & Dyslexia Support


 Eduroam & Visitor WiFi


 Events & Workshops


 Hardship & Money Matters


 LSBU IT & Library Accounts


 Mental Health & Wellbeing


 Microsoft Office Software


 Password Resets


 Photocopying & Printing


We will do our best to assist you at the Help Desk, signposting you to relevant teams and other helpful resources where applicable.

Printing & Photocopying Prices

(Black and White)

  single sided double sided   single sided double sided
A4 5p  8p A4 15p 25p
A3 10p 18p A3 30p 55p

There is no charge for scanning.

Further information on printing, scanning and photocopying.

Print Credit

Top up at our help desk. You can print, photocopy and scan from all MFDs (Multi-function devices) on campus.

Please note we only accept card payments.


Top up print credit

Further information on printing, scanning and photocopying.


Havering Campus Library
Goldcrest Way,
Harold Wood,
Tel: 020 7815 6607


We have a wide range of stationery including pens, pencils, note pads, folders and plastic wallets, which can be purchased from our help desk.

Please note we only accept card payments.