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Building Works - Saturday 16 December

Essential building works on the ground floor of the Peter John Building may impact on noise levels in the Paul Hamlyn Library this Saturday 16 December between 08:00 and 17:00.  We apologise for any inconvenience.

Temporary arrangements for returning books - Monday 18 December

Due to scheduled work on the ground floor of the Peter John Building, it will not be possible to return books using our automated returns system between 08.00 and 10.00 on Monday 18 December.  During this period, please hand books to library staff at the front desk.​

New UWL Archive

The UWL archive opens in January 2018. More information can be found on our new UWL Archive webpages  

Music Scores Collection - Paul Hamlyn Library

We have needed to remove temporarily some of the music scores contained in this area.  If you are looking for a particular score and it is not on the shelves, please speak to a member of library staff and we will check if it can be made available. 

Christmas and New Year Library Opening Times

The Paul Hamlyn Library will close for the christmas holidays from 18.00 on Saturday 23 December and resume 24/7 opening from 08.00 on Monday 1 January.  Full details of our christmas and new year opening times are on our opening hours page.



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