Library opening hours

Last updated: November 2018

The Main Library is open to current members of the College, and to others by special arrangement:

Full Term

Monday – Friday: 9am – 11pm

Saturday & Sunday: 10am – 11pm

Outside Full Term

Monday to Friday only: 9am – 5pm (extended to 9pm for three week during the Easter Vacation)

The Library closes for two weeks in late summer. Details will be posted on Library notice-boards and on the “Library News” section of the website during the Long Vacation. If planning a journey specifically to use the Library during the summer, please contact us in advance (phone 01223 338970 or email as sometimes it is necessary to close at short notice.

Archive and Special Collections

Anyone wishing to use the Archive or Special Collections should note that there are separate opening hours: please see the Arranging a visit page.

Further information about the Library

Jenny Blackhurst
t: +44 (0) 1223 338970