Opening hours

Winter Term Spring Term* Summer Term Autumn Term*
Monday – Thursday 08:30-24:00 08:30-24:00 08:30-24:00 08:30-24:00
Friday 08:30-21:00 08:30-21:00 08:30-21:00 08:30-21:00
Saturday 11:00-22:00 11:00-22:00 11:00-22:00 11:00-22:00
Sunday 11:00-22:00 11:00-22:00 11:00-22:00 11:00-22:00

* In the Spring and Autumn examination terms both Libraries will be open 08:30 to 03:00 in the last five weeks of term.

The Library is open Monday – Friday 09:00 to 17:00 in vacation.

Vacation dates

Vacation dates are between the returning student term dates at Dates of terms.

Please note: Franciscan Library and Hunter Street Library access is by uCard at all times. External readers may gain access by ringing the bell and showing their External readers’ cards, but if frequently using the Library external readers will need to get a uCard from Human Resources.

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