Please make sure you are aware of the emergency procedures in the University Library buildings, and ask staff for help if you need it.
If first aid is required, you can:
Please leave the Library buildings promptly by the nearest available exit when you hear the alarm.
Fire exit routes and doors are indicated by green directional Fire Exit signs on each floor.
Please make sure that you are familiar with the emergency exits in the area of the Library you are visiting.
In the event of an emergency evacuation, you should make your way to the nearest assembly point.
These are nominated members of staff occupying a designated area of a specific building.
They will assist in the initial evacuation of building, assisting users to the appropriate fire evacuation point.
In the event of an emergency or drill, you MUST follow the instructions given by the Fire Sweepers immediately.
Fire refuge areas are safe waiting areas in which people with disabilities can remain during an emergency evacuation.
They each have an intercom system through to University Security.
Fire refuge areas: