Opening hours and service hours


Restricted opening hours

See our opening hours.

You must book in advance to arrange your visit (unless you are visiting the Wolfson Room or the café). The Research Reserve and the Allport Room will remain closed for visits. See our safety rules and services available.

The café is open 9:00-17:00 and is accessed through the patio doors, following the marked queueing system. You do not need to book.

The Wolfson Room is open Monday-Friday 10:00-16:00, where you can collect items you've requested, return items, and print. Entrace is via the side door opposite the Teaching and Learning Building. You do not need to book.



We are open 24/7 in term time and most of the Christmas and Easter vacations. See our opening hours for details.

Our service hours, Monday-Sunday, are:

Term time and Christmas and Easter vacations

  • Help Desk 8.00 - 22.00
  • Roving Library Help 8.00 - 22.00

Summer vacation

  • Help Desk 8.00 - 20.00
  • Roving Library Help 8.00 - 20.00

Research Reserve and Allport Room

The Allport Room is open:

Monday to Friday: 08:00-18:00
Saturday and Sunday: 10:00-18:00


Professional Services