Library opening hours

JB Priestley Library

Opening hours: The building remains open 24h**

Staffed hours: Mon-Fri 9:00-17:00*, self-service only on weekends.

*The library enquiry desk on Floor 0 opens at 10:00 on Thursdays to allow for staff training.

**The JB Priestley Library will be closed on these 5 statutory holidays:

  • 01 Jan (New Year's Day)
  • 19 Apr (Good Friday)
  • 21 Apr (Easter Sunday)
  • 25 Dec (Christmas Day)
  • 26 Dec (Boxing Day)

Management Library

Opening hours: Mon-Fri 10:00-16:00; closed on Saturdays.




Special Collections

Please see the opening times for Special Collections, which vary from the above.