Opening hours

Summary of Opening Times

The Duke Street library foyer (ground floor) and virtual library helpdesk are available at the times below.

Please note that the main library (first floor) remains closed until further notice, at the moment we are operating a Click and Collect service instead. This service is under constant review, and we will email students and staff with any changes. Any questions, please email us, we’re happy to help.

Enrolment week
w/c 14th September 2020
Monday – Friday 9am – 5pm
Term time
w/c 21st September
Monday – Thursday 9am – 9pm
Friday 9am – 5pm
Saturday 11am – 3pm
Vacation timeMonday to Friday: 9am to 5pm (staffed 10am-4.30pm)

Opening hours can occasionally change, please check the homepage for updates.
Please note the Library is closed on bank holidays.

Full Library Calendar 2020/2021

Enrolment week
14th – 18th September
Monday to Friday 9am – 5pm
NB Closed Saturday 19th September
Autumn term
21st September – 11th December
Term time hours
NB Library open Saturday 12th December
Christmas vacation
14th December – 3rd January
Vacation hours
Whole university closed from 25th December to 1st January inclusive
NB Library closed Saturday 2nd January
Spring term
4th January – 19th March
Term time hours
NB Library open Saturday 20th March
Easter vacation
22nd March – 11th April
Vacation hours
NB Library closed bank holidays (2nd April and 5th April)
Library closed Saturday 10th April
Summer term
12th April – 18th June
Term time hours
NB Library closed on May Bank holidays (3rd and 31st May)
Library open Saturday 19th June
Summer vacation 
Starts 21st June
Vacation hours

Get in touch if you have a question about using the library.

Get in Touch

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