You must book in advance before coming to the library. See our safety rules and find out what services are available. The library is only open to staff and students of the University of Birmingham.
- Monday to Friday: 10:00-16:00
- Saturday and Sunday: closed
From Monday 28 September
- Monday-Friday: 8:00-22:00
- Saturday-Sunday: 10:00-18:00
From 28 September, the Main Library is open to UoB staff and students, and existing paid external members only (no SCONUL, no new external registrations, no day visitors). You must book in advance.
The Main Library café is open Monday to Friday 9:00-17:00 and is accessed via the doors on the patio.