Contact us by phone or email:
0161 952 4703 - Altrincham
0161 886 7012 - Centre for Science & Technology
Email :
0161 952 4703 - Altrincham
0161 886 7012 - Centre for Science & Technology
Email :

University Library Access

Trafford College Library supports access to local university libraries On this page you will find information on registering to use them.
Higher Education Libraries Helpsheet

The University of Manchester Library


Please note applications can only be taken for A Level and Access students.

Students can use the Library for reference only and also gain access to a small number of electronic resources. Further information can be found here.

During busy periods within the year students will not be able to use the Library.
University of Manchester Library Helpsheet
If you want access to the University of Manchester Library, please complete the registration form below and hand it in to a member of staff at one of our Libraries.

University of Manchester Library Registration Form

*Please note access is granted only with the approval of a tutor

The University of Salford Library

University of Salford Library

You can access the University of Salford Library if you are studying a course run in conjunction with Salford University. You can also access the Library as an external college student. Further information can be found here.

Salford University Library Helpsheet

Manchester Metropolitan University Library


Trafford College students and staff can have free reference access to MMU Libraries on production of a current Trafford College ID card. Further information can be found here.

MMU Library Helpsheet

Library Locations
Trafford College
(Altrincham Campus)

Manchester Road
West Timperley
WA14 5PQ
0161 952 4703
The Centre for Science and Technology
Trafford College
Talbot Road
M32 0XH
0161 886 7012

Trafford College is a leading provider of education and training in Greater Manchester. With a £50m investment in world-class facilities, an innovative approach to learning and exceptional links with some of the UK’s most significant employers, students are given a platform from which they can achieve their full potential.