Location of the library

How to find us

The library is located on the ground floor of Park House in the Green Zone at the University of Birmingham's Edgbaston campus.

      Students - you need your University ID card to get into Park House

      All other users - ring Doorbell number 3

Google-Map linkHealth Services Management Centre, (HSMC),
Park House,
40, Edgbaston Park Road,
Birmingham, B15 2RT 

Getting here

By car to Park House

Follow the A38, the Bristol Road heading out of Birmingham towards Selly Oak. 

Turn right onto Edgbaston Park Road and carry on up the hill past the King Edward's schools on your right, the Barbar Institute on your left and then Winterbourne Botanical Gardens on your right.

Park House is on the next bend on your right following Lucas House and Priorsfield just before the junction with Somerset Road. 

By bus to Park House

The 98 to Rubery and the 99 to Halesowen go past Park House on Edgbaston Park Road.

From Birmingham city centre

The number 98 and 99 leave town from stop N53 on Smallbrook Queensway every ten minutes.  The stop is to the left of the side entrance to Boots the Chemist in the Bullring on the opposite side of the road to New Street Station.

  • Ask the driver for Lucas House on Edgbaston Park Road.
  • Look out for the students accommodation called The Vale on your left and then get off at the next stop outside Lucas House.
  • Then walk back 200m along Edgbaston Park Road to Park House.

By train to Park House

Get the train from Birmingham New Street to University Station and Park House is in the Green Zone on the edge of campus.

From the University station turn left, walk down the hill to the quad, turn left and walk past the Main Library, past the playing fields, cross over Pritchatts Road, carry on past Metallurgy and Materials and down the footpath to Edgbaston Park Road. Turn left at the bottom of the slope and Park House is 30m along on the other side of the road.

From various Birmingham NHS headquarters to Park House

From Bartholomew House to Park House

From Waterlinks House to Park House

From Moseley Hall Hospital to Park House

From Triplex House to Park House

From St Chad's Court to Park House

From Gee House to Park House

Cycling to Park House

Park House has a secure bike shed around the back of the house which is available to all our visitors. 

When you arrive, come in and see us in the library and we will unlock the door of the bike shed for you.