Lancaster University SafePod

SafePod Summary


Lancaster University Library
United Kingdom




North West

Opening Hours

10:00 - 16:00


Lancaster train station is a five-minute walk from the city centre. There are direct rail links between Lancaster and many of the UK's major cities and airports. The bus station is situated on Damside Street in the city centre and most services also stop at Common Garden Street. Service 1/1A provides a direct connection to the University every 10

Fire Alarm Information

If the fire alarm goes off please leave the building via the nearest exit and follow any instruction provided to you by the SafePod Coordinator.

Contact Details

Thomas Morley
07773 667853

Number of monitors


Data Centres available from this SafePod

UK Data Service
SAIL Databank
Office for National Statistics
Scottish Government

Access Policy

SafePod bookings must be received by the Lancaster University SafePod Coordinators a minimum of three working days before the date the SafePod is required. Booking requests go to the Data Centre for approval before they reach the Lancaster University SafePod Coordinators, so please factor this in when planning your SafePod booking.


There is step free access to both the library and the SafePod. Accessible toilets are available in the library on the same floor as the SafePod. These are signposted to from the main service desk at the Library entrance.

Lone Working Policy

There is no lone working policy. Use of this SafePod is unsupervised.
Lancaster University is a highly ranked UK university with a global reputation for excellence in research and teaching. Lancaster is consistently ranked among the top 15 in all three major UK university league table, and continues to build a growing reputation both nationally and internationally.

Lancaster’s outstanding reputation attracts some of the brightest minds from all over the world, and our degree programmes are taught by experts giving students access to a high quality learning experience.