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The Book Library provides access to a significant art historical collection and is one of the major international research collections of art historical books, periodicals and exhibition catalogues in the country, numbering some 200,000 volumes.


Opening Times

Full details of the Book Library’s opening hours for Courtauld students and staff can be found on the library’s VLE page.

Term Time Opening Hours
Mon-Fri 9.30am – 10pm (9.30am -5.30pm for visitors)

Sat-Sun 9.45am -9pm

Out of Term Time Opening hours
Mon-Fri 10.30am – 9pm (10.30am-5.30pm for visitors)

Sat-Sun 9.45am -5.15pm

Closure Days

During the Easter Institute closure (Thursday 29th March 2018 – Tuesday 3rd April 2018) the Book Library will remain open to students and staff only (no visitors):

Thursday 29th March 9.45am -5.15pm

Monday 2nd April 9.45am-5.15pm

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