University of Warwick SafePod

SafePod Summary


Floor One
University of Warwick
Gibbet Hill Road




West Midlands

Opening Hours

10:00 - 16:00


There are regular bus services to the University campus from Coventry city centre and Coventry rail station, with the journey taking about 30 minutes. These services all connect the University to Coventry City Centre and Coventry rail station. More information can be found on the 'Find Us' page on the University's web page.

Fire Alarm Information

The SafePod is located near to one of the Library’s fire exits which will be indicated by the SafePod Coordinator at the start of your booking. In the event of a fire alarm leave the building by following the signs to the nearest fire exit (main entrance of the Library). Library staff will direct where to congregate while awaiting an all clear.

Contact Details

Geoff Lewis
024 7652 2026

Number of monitors


Data Centres available from this SafePod

SAIL Databank
Scottish Government
National Records of Scotland
UK Data Service
Health and Social Care Northern Ireland
Leeds Institute for Data Analytics
Office for National Statistics

Access Policy

Access to the Library is controlled and a University card is required for entry by University of Warwick staff and students. External users must report to the main ‘Welcome Point’ on the first floor of the Library building where the Team will contact the SafePod Coordinator on duty to meet you and take you up to the SafePod.


The Library can be accessed by lift from the ground floor of the Library building and, once in the building, all floors are wheelchair accessible via lift from the central lift lobby.

Accessible toilet facilities can be found on the ground floor to the right of the central lift lobby.

Lone Working Policy

There is no lone working policy. Use of this SafePod is unsupervised.
The University of Warwick is one of the UK’s leading universities with an acknowledged reputation for excellence in research and teaching, for innovation, and for links with business and industry. Founded in 1965 with an initial intake of 450 undergraduates, Warwick now has in excess of 22,000 students and is ranked in the top 10 of all UK university league tables.