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University of Aberdeen Library

Bedford Road, Aberdeen AB24 3AA, Scotland
+44 1224 273330
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Popped in to see range of books and articles to help me teaching criminology at Advanced Higher... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Laurence B
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The staff were extremely helpful. I visited with my daughter who will be a student there this... read more

Reviewed 26 March 2018
Suzanne G
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Chadds Ford, Pennsylvania
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Bedford Road, Aberdeen AB24 3AA, Scotland
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in to see range of books and articles to help me teaching criminology at Advanced Higher lovely. Great staff and resources

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Reviewed 26 March 2018

The staff were extremely helpful. I visited with my daughter who will be a student there this autumn. They were welcoming and excited for her! They gave us excellent advice. The architecture of this building is stunning. It makes a perfect landmark to get your...More

Thank Suzanne G
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Reviewed 26 March 2018

When I was an Open University Student, I used this library quite a bit. I may be unpopular in saying this but I prefer the Queen Mother Library and the Medical School libraries which are a lot better. As someone with a learning disability, I...More

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Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

I come here to look at my flat in the distance and get a wider perspective on things. Any one can go up to the top floor to look across Aberdeen City. The beach is pretty special it also the rows of granite buildings. You...More

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Reviewed 12 January 2018

Opened by the Queen herself in 2012, the Duncan Rice Library is an award-winning architectural gem. In addition to the wealth of books, special collections and multi-media it houses, the library also has a museum (free to visit) and a ground-floor café. The building has...More

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Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

At first I wasn't thrilled by the modern glass design as it seemed completely out of place surrounded by old buildings. However, it did grow on me and the interior is stunning. I saw a very interesting exhibition in the main gallery on Jan Karski...More

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Reviewed 11 October 2017

Love the space , i was able to get a 3 month pass when i visited because i was enrolled in another university which made it easier for me to come and go at will. Space is very conducive to study, there is free wifi...More

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Reviewed 3 October 2017

My goddaughter studies at the University and showed me the library. What a modern and functional building! With a Grand view at the top floor. I wish we had a library like that when I whent to the University.

Thank Åsa N
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Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

A stunning building inside and out. It looks especially great at sunrise and sunset. Anyone can visit and go up to the top floor for the stunning views. You need photo ID to get in.

1  Thank Suzy H
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Reviewed 6 September 2017

Great arcitecure stunning building could be in any of europs capitals. The negatice is you need photo I.D to get inside which is worth it

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