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Opening hours

Details of any emergency changes to our opening hours (e.g. due to adverse weather) will be posted on our News blog, Twitter feed and homepage. 

Late vacation/Summer term

Campus Card/Library Card required for access after 5pm and throughout the weekend during this period.  Non-members will only be given access to the Library 9-5, Monday to Friday. For more information see our Restricted entry for exams news item.

Wed 8 April - Thu 11 June

Mon* -Fri 24 hours
Sat Open until 21:00
Sun Open from 08:30

Friday 12 June

Fri Open until midnight
*Bank holiday Monday 25 May - self-service only

Summer vacation

Sat 13 June - Sun 20 September

Mon* -Fri 08:30-17:00
Sat# & Sun Closed except#

*Bank holiday Monday 31 August - self-service only

# Sat 11 July                      11:00-17:00

    Sat 15 August               11:00-17:00

    Sat 12 September      11:00-17:00

 Welcome week

Mon 21 September - Friday 25 September

Mon -Thur 08:30-19:00
Fri 08:30-17:00

Autumn term

Sat 26 September

Sat 08:30-21:00

Sun 27 September - Fri 11 December

Mon -Fri 24 hours
Sat Open until 21:00
Sun Open from 08:30


IT Help Counter opening times

This service is provided by Information Technology and is subject to availability. 

Term-time & Easter Vacation

Mon - Fri 08:00 - 18:00
Sat & Sun 11:00 - 17:00

Christmas & Summer Vacation

Mon - Fri 09:00 - 17:00

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