Bournemouth University Library Opening Times

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Bournemouth University Library Opening Times

If you need to return books when the library is closed, please use the secure returns box outside the library entrance.

  • Spring break hours – Saturday 8 April to Monday 1 May 2017
  • Term time hours – Tuesday 2 May to Friday 23 June 2017 inclusive
  • Bridge Link opening times in The Sir Michael Cobham Library

Spring break hours- Saturday 8 April to Monday 1 May 2017

The Sir Michael Cobham Library and Bournemouth House Library

Day Library Staffed service
(Help Zone and Chat)
Monday – Thursday 8am – 8pm 9am – 6pm
Friday 8am – 6pm* 9am – 5pm
*At Talbot Campus part of ground & first floors open to 8pm on Fridays
Saturday  10am – 6pm 1pm – 5pm
Sunday 10am – 6pm 1pm – 5pm
Easter weekend – Libraries CLOSED from Friday 14 April to Monday 17 April inclusive
Bank Holiday Monday 1 May 8am to midnight 1pm – 5pm

Telephone enquiry service 01202 965959, available 24×7


Term time hours – Tuesday 2 May to Friday 23 June 2017 inclusive

The Sir Michael Cobham Library (Talbot Campus)

Day Library Staffed service
(Help Zone and Chat)
Monday – Thursday 8am – midnight 9am – 7pm
Friday 8am – 10pm* 9.15am – 5.15pm
*Part of ground & first floors open to midnight on Fridays
Saturday (except* below) 10am – 6pm 1pm – 5pm
Sunday (except* below) 10am – 10pm 1pm – 5pm
Bank Holiday Monday 29 May 8am – midnight 1pm – 5pm
*Saturday 17 June 10am – 6pm Self-service only
*Sunday 18 June 10am – 10pm Self-service only

Telephone enquiry service 01202 965959, available 24×7

Bournemouth House Library (Lansdowne Campus)

Day Library Staffed service
(Help Zone and Chat)
Monday – Thursday 8am – midnight 9am – 7pm
Friday 8am – 10pm 9.15am – 5.15pm
Saturday (except* below) 10am – 6pm 1pm – 5pm
Sunday (except* below) 10am – 10pm 1pm – 5pm
Bank Holiday Monday 29 May 8am – midnight 1pm – 5pm
*Saturday 17 June 10am – 6pm Self-service only
*Sunday 18 June 10am – 10pm Self-service only

Telephone enquiry service 01202 965959, available 24×7


Bridge Link from The Sir Michael Cobham Library 3rd floor to Student Centre

Term time Monday to Friday 8am – 9pm
Vacation Monday to Friday 8am – 4pm