Leeds University Library

Opening hours


Opening hours for the week.
Opening hours for the rest of the academic year.
Opening hours - printable version

Libraries are closed down in stages. Please check the closing arrangements as this affects how long you can work in specific areas. There is a short bell ring, or an announcement, at the start of closing. Details appear after the opening times.

Clock in the Brotherton Library West building


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Brotherton

Week commencing 8-Jan-2018 for Brotherton Library

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Mon 08/01/2018Teaching Starts (Term 2 Begins) 08:00 to 20:30Core hours between 09:00 & 17:00
Tue 09/01/2018Exam Period 08:00 to 20:30Core hours between 09:00 & 17:00
Wed 10/01/2018Exam Period 08:00 to 20:30Core hours between 09:00 & 17:00
Thu 11/01/2018Exam Period 08:00 to 20:30Core hours between 09:00 & 17:00
Fri 12/01/2018Exam Period 08:00 to 19:00Core hours between 09:00 & 17:00
Sat 13/01/2018Exam Period 10:00 to 17:00Core hours between 10:00 & 17:00
Sun 14/01/2018Exam Period 10:00 to 17:00Core hours between 13:00 & 17:00

Closing arrangements

30 minutes before the advertised closing time, floors 1 and 2 of the Brotherton Main Building close.

15 minutes before the advertised closing time the West Building and the computer cluster close. In the last 15 minutes customers only have access to Floors 3 and 4 of the Main Building.

Edward Boyle

Week commencing 8-Jan-2018 for Edward Boyle Library

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Mon 08/01/2018Teaching Starts (Term 2 Begins) 08:00 to 24:00Core hours between 09:00 & 17:00
Tue 09/01/2018Exam Period 08:00 to 24:00Core hours between 09:00 & 17:00
Wed 10/01/2018Exam Period 08:00 to 24:00Core hours between 09:00 & 17:00
Thu 11/01/2018Exam Period 08:00 to 24:00Core hours between 09:00 & 17:00
Fri 12/01/2018Exam Period 08:00 to 19:00Core hours between 09:00 & 17:00
Sat 13/01/2018Exam Period 10:00 to 24:00Core hours between 10:00 & 17:00
Sun 14/01/2018Exam Period 10:00 to 24:00Core hours between 13:00 & 19:00

Closing arrangements

45 minutes before the advertised closing time, level 8 closes and then staff start closing the library from level 13, working down to level 9.

15 minutes before the advertised closing time, the teaching computer clusters close.

Health Sciences

Week commencing 8-Jan-2018 for Health Sciences Library

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Mon 08/01/2018Teaching Starts (Term 2 Begins) 08:00 to 24:00Core hours between 09:00 & 17:00
Tue 09/01/2018Exam Period 08:00 to 24:00Core hours between 09:00 & 17:00
Wed 10/01/2018Exam Period 08:00 to 24:00Core hours between 09:00 & 17:00
Thu 11/01/2018Exam Period 08:00 to 24:00Core hours between 09:00 & 17:00
Fri 12/01/2018Exam Period 08:00 to 19:00Core hours between 09:00 & 17:00
Sat 13/01/2018Exam Period 10:00 to 17:00Core hours between 10:00 & 17:00
Sun 14/01/2018Exam Period 12:00 to 24:00Core hours until 19:00

Closing arrangements

15 minutes before the advertised closing time the photocopying room and the training rooms (clusters) close.

Weekend and evening access

After 6.30pm and at weekends the entrance to the Worsley building from the walkway by the Garstang Building is secured. Access is by scanning either a staff, student or Library card. Visitors without a card can press the buzzer which is connected to a videophone at Library reception, and speak to a member of staff who can open the door remotely. There is no access to the Library from Clarendon Wing or Clarendon Way.

Laidlaw

Week commencing 8-Jan-2018 for Laidlaw Library

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Mon 08/01/2018Teaching Starts (Term 2 Begins) 00:00 to 24:00 (24 hour opening)Core hours between 09:00 & 18:00
Tue 09/01/2018Exam Period 00:00 to 24:00 (24 hour opening)Core hours between 09:00 & 18:00
Wed 10/01/2018Exam Period 00:00 to 24:00 (24 hour opening)Core hours between 09:00 & 18:00
Thu 11/01/2018Exam Period 00:00 to 24:00 (24 hour opening)Core hours between 09:00 & 18:00
Fri 12/01/2018Exam Period 00:00 to 24:00 (24 hour opening)Core hours between 09:00 & 18:00
Sat 13/01/2018Exam Period 00:00 to 24:00 (24 hour opening)Core hours between 10:00 & 17:00
Sun 14/01/2018Exam Period 00:00 to 24:00 (24 hour opening)Core hours between 13:00 & 19:00

Closing arrangements

30 minutes before the advertised closing time, all the group rooms will be locked.

15 minutes before the advertised closing time, staff will begin closing the rest of the building, starting on floor 3.

Café opening hours

Find out more about Caffé Nero at the Laidlaw Library, on the Great Food at Leeds website.

St James's

Week commencing 8-Jan-2018 for St James's University Hospital

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Mon 08/01/2018Teaching Starts (Term 2 Begins) 09:00 to 17:00
Tue 09/01/2018Exam Period 09:00 to 17:00
Wed 10/01/2018Exam Period 09:00 to 17:00
Thu 11/01/2018Exam Period 09:00 to 17:00
Fri 12/01/2018Exam Period 09:00 to 17:00
Sat 13/01/2018Exam Period closed
Sun 14/01/2018Exam Period closed

Library opening hours from 20-Nov-2017

Select a date from the table below to view weekly opening hours.
   V    indicates vacation
   E    indicates exams

2017
Nov20 Nov 27 Nov
Dec 4 Dec 11 Dec V18 Dec V25 Dec V
2018
Jan 1 Jan V8 Jan E15 Jan E22 Jan 29 Jan
Feb 5 Feb 12 Feb 19 Feb 26 Feb
Mar 5 Mar 12 Mar 19 Mar V26 Mar V
Apr 2 Apr V9 Apr V16 Apr 23 Apr 30 Apr
May 7 May 14 May E21 May E28 May E
Jun 4 Jun 11 Jun 18 Jun V25 Jun V
Jul 2 Jul V9 Jul V16 Jul V23 Jul V30 Jul V
Aug 6 Aug V13 Aug V20 Aug V27 Aug V
Sep 3 Sep V10 Sep V17 Sep V24 Sep
Oct 1 Oct 8 Oct 15 Oct 22 Oct 29 Oct
Nov 5 Nov 12 Nov 19 Nov