Opening hours

30 minutes before closing – The Membership desk is closed. Entry into the Library is only possible with a valid Library card.

15 minutes before closing – Access into the Library is not possible. All floors, services and facilities are closed.

An out of hours book returns box is available on the ground floor of Senate House next to the reception desk. Also, please note that Special Collections has different opening hours.

Date Opening hours
2015
12 Jan – 6th June Monday – Thursday: 09:00 – 21:00
Friday: 09:00 – 18:30
Saturday: 09:45 – 17:30
Easter
2 Apr (Maundy Thursday) 09:45 – 17:30
3 Apr – 6 Apr (Easter Vacation) Closed
7 Apr (Easter Tuesday) 09:45 – 17:30
Bank holidays
4 May (May Day) 09:45 – 17:30
25 May (Spring Bank Holiday) Closed
Summer Vacation 2015
8 June – 28 Sept Monday – Friday: 09:00 – 18:00
Saturday: 09:45 – 17:30
29 Aug – 31 Aug (Summer Bank Holiday) Closed