Visiting the Libraries

Latest update on services

We continue to provide a mixture of remote and in-person services to staff and students.

Our remote services include:

In-person services:

Vernon Square exterior


Until further notice all our services are closed to external users. Please keep checking this page for updates.

Library Opening Times

Vernon Square library is open for Browse and Borrow Monday to Friday. Spaces must be booked in advance and you can check availability via the Bookings Page.

Each session lasts for 1 hour and 45 minutes with a start time of 10.00, 12.00, 14.00, 16.00, 18.00 and 20.00 (library closing time 21.45).

Stay and Study spaces (Seminar rooms 2,3,7,8 & 9, as well as Lecture theatre 2) are open Monday to Sunday for various booking times between 08:00 – 17:45.

Please ask at reception or at the library issue desk if you need any directions or help with your booking/s.

Reception Opening Times

Vernon Square reception is open 8am – 8pm daily for book returns and enquiries.



outside vernon square