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Goldsmiths has a wide range of facilities that will help you make the most of your time here, enabling you to develop your understanding of your chosen subject and investigate areas of interest beyond your studies.



A modern and flexible learning space, our Library has been ranked in the top 20 in the UK. It has numerous facilities for group and individual study and offers computer workstations, language learning materials and an extensive collection of printed, audio-visual and electronic resources. As a Goldsmiths degree student you’re also able to borrow books from the University of London Library, Senate House.

People using library


Our campus wireless network enables you to access the web, your College shared files, and e-mail from your own laptop. All halls of residence have internet access.The Rutherford Building is well-equipped for IT facilities including both PCs and Apple Macs, e-mail facilities and internet access, scanners and video editing equipment. Help Desk staff are available to answer your queries. See IT Services for the full range of facilities offered.

Students using computers


Whenever you need help or advice, there’s always someone to turn to at Goldsmiths. Throughout your studies and even after your graduation we can offer help with a whole range of issues from bursaries and scholarships to counselling, nursery services and peer menrtoring. Read more about the support on offer

Celebrating student


There are a variety of eating options on campus including Loafers cafe, the Refectory canteen, grab and go services at Tastte shop and The POD, and Natura, a vegan and vegetarian cafe on the first floor of the Students' Union. 

Natura cafe


As well as the Clubpulse gym, Goldsmiths' campus has tennis and netball courts and a large backfield perfect for football. Goldsmiths Students' Union offers a huge variety of sports societies, both recreational and competitive. 


Print Services

Utilising the latest technologies, our customer-focused, and award-winning team provide an integrated range of professional and value-for-money print services and facilities for students.



Nine specialist research laboratories (casting, constructed textiles, digital media, fine art printmaking, metalwork, photography, print and dye, stitch and fabric, woodwork) and a yarn store are available for art students, alongside studio spaces. 


Theatre and Performance

Theatre students can benefit from a 160-seat theatre, four performance studios, scenography workshop, wardrobe and props stores, a media studio for video and sound editing and specialist technicians on-site for support. 

Performance making workshop

Media and Communications

A digital and analogue acquisition for time-based media and photography, radio and TV studios, photography studios, digital video and audio editing equipment, ENPS facilities, animation and image manipulation software and hardware, traditional darkrooms and computer rooms for student production are all available on site.

TV studio


All Design students have their own dedicated studio space within the Department and there are electronics for prototyping circuits as well as workshop facilities, a computing suite, a textile studio and a dark room.

Design studios


The Electronic Music Studios comprises a suite of working areas for undergraduate & postgraduate students wishing to explore the creative potential of studio equipment & audio software in relation to composition, live electronics, interactive performance, sound-art, acoustic ecology and research. The Department of Music also benefits from suites of practice rooms and a recital hall (with its majestic Steinway Model D concert piano)

Electronic music making

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