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Opening hours

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Autumn Semester 2018-2019

The Autumn semester began on Monday 17 September and we resumed 24/7 opening of the Paul Hamlyn Library at 08:00 on that day. 24/7 opening will run through until 21:30 on Friday 21 December

Regular Opening Hours 

Paul Hamlyn Library

Day Open Close Staff Availability
Monday 24/7 Opening    - 09:00 - 20:30
Tuesday 24/7 Opening    - 09:00 - 20:30
Wednesday 24/7 Opening    - 09:00 - 20:30
Thursday 24/7 Opening    - 09:00 - 20:30
Friday 24/7 Opening    - 09:00 - 18:00
Saturday 24/7 Opening    - 10:00 - 18:00
Sunday 24/7 Opening    - 10:00 - 18:00

 

Reading site - Berkshire Institute for Health Library

Day Open   Close Staff Availability
Monday 08:30 18:30 09:00 - 17:00
Tuesday 08:30 18:30 09:00 - 17:00
Wednesday 08:30 18:30 09:00 - 17:00
Thursday 08:30 18:30 09:00 - 17:00
Friday 08:30 18:30 09:00 - 17:00
Saturday - -
Sunday - -

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Vacation Hours from Saturday 22 December

Day Opens Closes Library Staffing
Monday 08:00 21:30 09:00 - 17:00
Tuesday 08:00 21:30 09:00 - 17:00
Wednesday 08:00 21:30 09:00 - 17:00
Thursday 08:00 21:30 09:00 - 17:00
Friday 08:00 21:30 09:00 - 17:00
Saturday 08:00 18:00 11:00 - 16:00
Sunday 08:00 18:00 11:00 - 16:00
 

 

Library sites will close on public holidays along with the rest of the University unless stated otherwise.

Library opening and service hours are subject to change. Notification about changes to our hours will be made via the Library's social media accounts. Alternatively you can contact us for confirmation of our hours before visiting. Details of how to do both are available here.

 

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Email us: library@uwl.ac.uk

Call us: 020 8231 2405 (Ealing) or 020 8209 4434 (Reading, Mon-Fri 9am-5pm)