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Contact us

How to contact the University Library. The Library is part of Corporate and Information Services.

COVID-19 update: Some of our locations are now open for bookable study spaces. Read more about how we plan to reopen our buildings. Please note that the Library Help Desk remains closed, but we are providing an online service.

Online help and support

Contact us for help, advice and information, and browse our FAQs and Skills guides:

Text us

Use our 'Text us' service to report problems in the Library: 

Visit the Help Desk

You can get help at the JB Morrell and King's Manor Library Help Desks:


Tell what you think about our services, and see our responses to past comments:

Subject support

Contact your Academic Liaison Librarian for subject specific guidance:

Chat service

Get in touch any time of the day using our online chat service:

Other ways to contact us

University Library

University Library
University of York
YO10 5DD

Tel: +44 (0)1904 323838


King's Manor Library

King's Manor Library
Exhibition Square

Tel: +44 (0)1904 323969


Minster Library

The Old Palace
Dean's Park

Tel: +44 (0)1904 557250


Library staff

Key contacts

Job TitleNameTelEmailPhoto
Director of Library and Archives Masud Khokhar +44 (0)1904 323868 ‌‌Masud Khokhar
PA to the Deputy Registrar and Directors of Information Services Camille Bainbridge +44 (0)1904 322024 Camille Bainbridge


Our photographer produces images for teaching, research and publicity:

Other Library staff

If you need to contact Library staff:

Gifts and donations

The University Library welcomes offers of gifts to help us develop our collections. Find out more about how you can help us: