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Opening hours

Summer Vacation 2022 

Monday 13 June  -  Sunday 18 September                                                                        
Mon - Fri# 8:30 - 17:00
Sat - Sun* Closed

*Except open 8:30 - 17:00 on Saturdays 16 July, 13 August & 17 September

#Closed Bank Holiday Monday 29 August

Updates on Library opening and services will be posted on the Library homepage, News blog and Twitter Feed.

 

IT Service Desk opening times

The IT Service Desk is located on the 1st Floor of the Library and provides in person help. This service is provided by Information Technology and is subject to availability.

Term-time                                                                                                                                              

Mon - Fri 9:00 - 17:00
Sat & Sun 11:00 - 17:00

Vacation                                                                                                                                                   

Mon - Fri    9:00 - 17:00   

 

Library Opening Hours 2022 - 2023

Welcome Week 2022

Monday 19 September - Sunday 25 September                                                            
Mon - Thu 8:30 - 19:00  
Fri 8:30 - 17:00
Sat 8:30 - 21:00
Sun Open from 8:30

Autumn Term 2022

Monday 26 September - Friday 9 December                                                                  
Mon - Fri* 24 hours
Sat Open until 21:00
Sun Open from 8:30

*Friday 9 December Library open until Midnight

Christmas Vacation 2022

Saturday 10 December - Thursday 22 December                                                          
Mon - Thu# 8:30 - 19:00
Fri 8:30 - 17:00
Sat & Sun  Closed

Thursday 22 December open 8:30 - 17:00

Closed from Friday 23 December - Monday 2 January for the University Christmas closure

Tuesday 3 January - Sunday 8 January                                                                                
Tue - Thu 8:30 - 19:00
Fri 8:30 - 17:00
Sat 8:30 - 21:00
Sun Open from 8:30

Spring Term 2023

Monday 9 January - Sunday 26 March                                                                                 
Mon - Fri    24 hours
Sat Open until 21:00
Sun Open from 8:30 

Easter Vacation 2023

Monday 27 March - Sunday 2 April                                                                                         
Mon Open until19:00
Tue - Thu 8:30 - 19:00
Fri 8:30 - 17:00
Sat 8:30 - 21:00 
Sun Open from 8:30
Monday 3 April - Wednesday 6 April                                                                                     
Mon - Tue 24 hours
Wed Open until Midnight

Library Closed Thursday 6 April - Tuesday 11 April for University Easter closure

Wednesday 12 April - Sunday 16 April                                                                                  
Wed Open from 8:30
Thu - Fri 24 hours
Sat Open until 21:00
Sun Open from 8:30

Summer Term 2023

Monday 17 April - Friday 9 June                                                                                                 
Mon - Fri* 24 hours
Sat Open until 21:00
Sun Open from 8:30

*Friday 9 June Library open until Midnight

Summer Vacation 2023

Saturday 10 June - Sunday 17 September                                                                          
Mon - Fri# 8:30 - 17:00
Sat & Sun*  Closed

*Except open 08:30 - 17:00 Saturdays 15 July, 12 August, 16 September & Sunday 17 September

# Closed Monday 28 August