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Welsh and Celtic Studies: Introduction

COVID-19: Library update

COVID-19 Library Update

Since closing the Library buildings in March 2020, we’ve continued to provide online access to resources and virtual support from the IS Service Desk and your subject librarians. Latest updates on Library and IT services can be found at this web page:


Library support available via email, phone, Skype and MS Teams. See details below.


The libraries are currently closed except for pre-arranged click and collect.

How can I access library resources? 

What will happen to my library loans now the Library is closed?

Where can I drop off my Aberystwyth University library books while the library is closed? 


  • You will not be asked to return your loans even if they have reached their maximum borrowing period.

  • A reminder not to worry about items on loan as any fines will be waived. You can check your library account from Primo or via App Aber.

  • You will be unable to request a book that is on loan to someone else. 


The 24/7 learning centres and computer rooms are now closed until further notice. 


Click and Collect Service

The Click and Collect service operates daily between 13:00-17:00 on Level D, Hugh Owen Library. 

Information on our Click and Collect service, and other limited services, is at Please read this page carefully before using the service. We can only provide this service if our users abide by our new guidelines outlined.



How and where to find me!

In our efforts to control the impact of coronavirus (COVID-19), all face-to-face library support activities will cease until further notice. 

The Hugh Owen Library and Physical Sciences Library are now closed until further notice. 


Library support available via email, phone, Skype and MS Teams. 

Get in touch with me:


Phone: 01970 62 1847

(for enquiries or to arrange an MS Teams Meeting)


Book an Appointment (Skype only)

Use the Schedule Appointment link under my photo in the Contact Information box below to find available dates and times

or visit

Select date and time slot in the usual way.

Bore da! I am Lloyd Roderick, the subject librarian for Welsh & Celtic Studies.  These pages are designed to help you get the most out of our resources for your subject.  Please get in touch with any questions, I'm here to help!

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Books by Welsh & Celtic Studies staff

Her a hawl cyfieithu dramâu : Saunders Lewis, Samuel Beckett a Molière - Rhianedd Jewell

Cai - Eurig Salisbury

Un bywyd o blith nifer : cofiant Saunders Lewis - T. Robin Chapman

Bendigeiduran uab Llyr : ail gainc y Mabinogi : golygiad newydd ynghyd â nodiadau testunol a geirfa lawn - Ian Hughes

Welsh poetry of the french revolution, 1789-1805 - Cathryn Charnell-White

Diflanedig Fyd : gohebiaeth Carneddog a Gwallter Llyfni, 1926-1932 - Bleddyn O.Huws

The Idiom of Dissent - T. Robin Chapman

I Gadw Mamiaith Mor Hen - Rhisiart Hincks

Beirdd Ceridwen : blodeugerdd barddas o ganu menywod hyd tua 1800 = Cathryn Charnell-White

Cite Them Right

Cite Them Right

Great to book to help het those referencing marks!!

Access to e-resources off-campus

Item you want not available electronically?

If you find that the resource you want is not available electronically please place a request through:

We will do our best to source an electronic copy for you.

Off-Campus access

Our extensive collections of electronic journals, databases and e-books remain available to you 24/7 on and off-campus.

Before you start any searching off-campus:
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You are now authenticated to access AU subscribed electronic resources. If you close your browser, you will need to sign into Primo again to re-authenticate.

For further information on accessing e-resources off-campus see FAQ 163.