University of Bath SafePod

SafePod Summary


The Library
University of Bath
Claverton Down




South West

Opening Hours

10:00 - 16:00


The SafePod is on Level 1 of the Library, which is located on the Parade in the centre of the campus.

Fire Alarm Information

In the event of a fire alarm please follow the emergency exit signs and leave the building by the nearest available exit, then go directly to the assembly point on the grass by the lake.

Contact Details

Cathy Pink
01225 384791

Number of monitors


Data Centres available from this SafePod

SAIL Databank
Office for National Statistics
UK Data Service

Access Policy

Users must follow the University's Covid-19 procedures. Access to the University Library is controlled and a University Library card is required for entry by University of Bath staff and students. External users with SafePod bookings are currently permitted at the University Librarian's discretion, and must sign in at the reception desk.


Main access to the Library is on level 2. There are turnstiles operated by a University Library card. Readers who are unable to use these may enter via a wider gate. There is lift access to all Library levels. Disabled toilets are available on levels 2, 3, 4 and 5. Step-free access to the SafePod on level 1 is available. Please contact us before your visit for more information.

Lone Working Policy

There is no lone working policy. Use of this SafePod is unsupervised.
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