Opening hours

  • The Click and Collect Service is open Monday to Friday 10am - 4pm for pick-up and drop-off (members only, by advance booking, bring your confirmation email). No appointment is required to return books during opening hours.
  • You can now browse the open shelves of the Library again, are books are available for onsite study and to borrow in most cases. Please ensure you book a 3-hour study slot to use the library whether you need to stay and study or just browse and borrow. This is to ensure that we can monitor occupancy and avoid over-crowding. Monday to Friday, 10am-4pm, members only, via online booking.
  • The Special Collections reading room is open on Tuesdays and Thursdays, 10am - 3.45pm (bookings via email).   

Library Live Chat and email support are provided by staff, weekdays, 9am-5pm.

The returns box at Senate House is available Monday to Friday, 7am-7pm.