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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.

**Please note the change to the opening hours during these statutory holidays:

Christmas 2019

The building will remain closed on

  • 25 December (Christmas Day)
  • 26 December (Boxing Day)
  • 1 January (New Year's Day)

The building will close at 21:00 on

  • 24 December (Christmas Eve)
  • 31 December (New Year's Eve)

Staffed hours during Christmas 2019

The desk will close at 16:00 on Friday 20 December 2019 and remain closed until 09:00 on Thursday 2 January 2020.

Special Collections

Please contact the University Archivist for details about Special Collections opening hours. Access is by prior appointment only.