Library News

Long Vacation 2017 opening hours

9.00am - 5.00pm*
(closed weekends)

* There may be times when it is necessary to close 1.00pm-2.00pm for lunch and/or to open at 10.00am, depending on staff availability.

The Library will be closed from 5.00pm on Friday 18 August until 9.00am on Monday 4 September.

The following are also exceptions to the opening hours given above:-

  • Thursday 22 June: open 10.00am-5.00pm
  • Thursday 29 June: open 9.00am-1.30pm and 2.00pm-5.00pm
  • Friday 30 June: open 9.00am-12.30pm and 1.30pm-5.00pm
  • Monday 3 July: open 9.00am-1.00pm and 2.00pm-5.00pm
  • Tuesday 11 July: open 9.00am-1.00pm and 2.00pm-5.00pm
  • Thursday 13 Juy: open 9.00am-1.00pm and 2.00pm-5.00pm
  • Friday 20 July: open 9.00am-1.00pm and 2.00pm-5.00pm
  • From Monday 31 July until Friday 18 August: open 9.00am-1.00pm and 2.00pm-5.00pm except
  • Tuesday 15 August: open 9.00am-1.00pm only
  • Wednesday 16 August: open 9.00am-10.30am, 11.30am-1.00pm and 2.00pm-5.00pm
  • Closed from 5.00pm on Friday 18 August until 9.00am on Monday 4 September
  • From Monday 4 September until Friday 8 September: open 9.00am-12.30pm and 1.30pm-5.00pm
  • It may also be necessary to close for other periods at short notice.

If planning a journey specifically to come to the Library, it would be worth contacting us in advance – tel. 01223 338970 or email JLIB_HTML_CLOAKING

Full Term hours and weekend opening recommence on Saturday 30 September.

Please note that these opening hours apply just to the Library: the opening hours for the Archive and Special Collections remain as stated on the Arranging a visit page.