Campus facilities

Based in London’s vibrant New Cross, our campus has everything you need to make the most of your time as a student.

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The Library is open 24/7 throughout most of the year. Its collections cover the Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences and relate to the teaching and research of the College. 

In addition to some 300,000 books and 7,000 print and electronic journals, it contains a range of study spaces for individual and group study, laptop borrowing and IT facilities. 

For more information, please visit the Library page

Eating and drinking

There are a variety of eating options on campus including Thirty Five cafe, Benugo in the Library and Professor Stuart Hall Building and the refectory with a mixture of hot and cold food. Find out more about eating and drinking options on campus.

IT services

All halls of residence have internet access, and we have Wifi across campus. The library has both PCs and Apple Macs, scanners and video editing equipment. If you're having a problem with IT access then staff are available to answer your queries in the library. See IT Services for the full range of facilities offered.


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, careersnursery services and peer mentoring. We also have a multifaith Chaplaincy and prayer room. Read more about the support on offer.


Our campus has tennis and netball courts and a large backfield, perfect for football. Our Students' Union offers a huge variety of sports societies, both recreational and competitive.

Joy, a third year BMus Music student takes us on a tour of the Goldsmiths Music Studio.

Art and design facilities

Studio spaces are available for all art students, alongside a yarn store and nine specialist research laboratories - casting, constructed textiles, digital media, fine art printmaking, metalwork, photography, print and dye, stitch and fabric and woodwork.

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, and a textile studio.

The Goldsmiths Centre for Contemporary Art (CCA) is an on-campus art gallery. The gallery is a place to see the best in contemporary art, and to take part in the conversations around it, for students, academics, artists and the public alike.

Media facilities

Our Media and Communications students enjoy the use of radio and TV studios, photography studios, ENPS facilities, darkrooms and production rooms. They also have access to a range of digital video and audio editing equipment including animation and image manipulation software and hardware.

Theatre facilities

Theatre students benefit from a wide range of facilities including a theatre, performance studios, scenography workshop, and wardrobe and props stores. There is also a media studio for video and sound editing, and specialist technicians on-site for support.