Our libraries

 

Reduced hours

  • The Main Library is open Mon-Fri 8:00-22:00, Sat-Sun 10:00-18:00. You must book your visit in advance. UoB staff and students, and existing paid external members only (no SCONUL, no new external registrations, no day visitors).
  • The Main Library café is open Mon-Fri 9:00-17:00 and is accessed via the doors on the patio. The Wolfson Room, where you can collect loanable items you've requested and return items, and print your documents, is open 10:00-16:00 and is accessed via the door opposite the Teaching and Learning Building. You do not need to book to access the café or Wolfson Room.
  • The Barnes Library is open Mon-Fri 10:00-16:00. You do not need to book in advance. UoB staff and students only.
  • The Barber Fine Art Library is open Mon-Fri 10:00-16:00. You must book your visit in advance. Uob staff and students only.
  • The Dental Library is open Mon-Fri, 10:00-16:00. Booking is not required. UoB staff and students only. CLOSED until further notice due to circumstances beyond our control. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.
  • The OLRC is Monday-Wednesday 10:00-16:00, and Thursday-Friday 10:00-20:00 (16:00-20:00, library services are unavailable apart from book returns and study space). Booking is not required. UoB staff and students, and existing paid external members only (no SCONUL, no new external registrations, no day visitors).
  • The Cadbury Research Library reopens on 5 October and booking is required in advance. UoB staff and students only.
  • The Shakespeare Institute is offering reprographics, an enhanced enquiries service, and a click and collect service. The reading room will be open to staff and students of the University from 12 October.

 

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