Bishop Grosseteste University Library Opening Times

Bishop Grosseteste University Library Opening Times

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Opening Hours

For further information about opening hours and accessing the Library building see the Opening Hours pages of our LibGuides site.

When the Library is open but the Service Desk is closed the Library is staffed by a Security Officer and self-service facilities are available. The Security officer is happy to assist with basic library enquiries but is unable to issue books or provide IT support. For information about the opening times of the IT Helpdesk located in the Library click here.

Regular Term-Time Opening Hours 2016/17

Day Library Open Service Desk Open
Monday – Thursday 8:00am – midnight 8:30am – 8:00pm
Friday 8:00am – midnight 8:30am – 5:30pm
Saturday – Sunday 10:00am – midnight 10:am – 5:30pm

The above hours will be in operation between:

Monday 26 September – Friday 16 December 2016

Friday 6 January – Friday 7 April 2017

Friday 21 April – Friday 30 June 2017

Bank Holidays Monday 1st May 2017 and Monday 29th May 2017

The Library will open from 10am – 5:30pm. The Service Desk will be closed and a Security Officer on duty.

Easter Holiday 2017

Dates Library Open Service Desk Open
8 – 9 April 10:00am – 5:30pm Closed
10 – 13 April 8:30am – 9:00pm 8:30am – 5:00pm
14 – 17 April Closed Closed
18 – 20 April 8:00am – 9:00pm 8:30am – 5:00pm

Regular opening hours resume on Friday 21 April 2017. Classes resume on Monday 24 April 2017.

The 24/7 IT Suite will close at 9pm on Thursday 13 April and reopen at 8.30am on Tuesday 18 April 2017.

Summer Holidays 2017

Dates  Library Times Service Desk Times
Monday – Thursday 8:30am – 9:00pm 8:30am – 5:00pm
Friday 8:30am – 9:00pm 8:30am – 4:30pm
Saturday – Sunday 10:00am – 5:30pm Closed

The above opening hours will be in operation between Saturday 1 July – Sunday 3 September 2017. Regular hours resume on Monday 4 September 2017.

Monday 3 July 2017

The Library will be open between 10:00am – 5:30pm only; the Service Desk will be closed and a Security Officer on duty.

Friday 21 July 2017

The Library will be closed from noon – 2:00pm

Bank Holiday Monday 28 August 2017

The Library will be open between 10:00am – 5:30pm. The Service Desk will be closed and a Security Officer on duty.