University of Cambridge Library Opening Times

By | 8th May 2017

University of Cambridge Library Opening Times

Main UL

  • Monday-Friday

    9:00 -19:00

    The Entrance Hall, Locker Room, and Car Park remain open until 19:15.

  • Monday-Friday in Full Easter Term

    9:00-21:45

    The Entrance Hall, Locker Room, and Car Park remain open until 22:00.

  • Saturday

    9:00 -16:45

    The Entrance Hall, Locker Room, and Car Park remain open until 17:00

  • Sunday

    Closed

Open access bookstacks (North and South Fronts and Wings)

  • Monday-Friday

    9:00 – 18:45

    Readers should present any material to borrow by 18:45 at the Reader Services Desk in the Entrance Hall to allow staff to complete closing procedures.

  • Monday-Friday in Full Easter Term

    9:00-19:00

    Readers should present any material to borrow by 21:45 at the Front Desk to allow staff to complete closing procedures.

  • Saturday

    9:00 – 16:30

    Readers should present any material to borrow by 16:45 at the Front Desk to allow staff to complete closing procedures.

Reader Registration Office

  • Monday-Thursday

    9:00-17:00

  • Friday

    9:00-16:45 (Reader Registration may occasionally need to close 12:45-1400.  Please call ahead to check opening hours.)

  • Saturday

    9:00-13:00, 14:00-16:00

    (NOTE: Readers are advised to call ahead to book an appointment before arriving. More information can be found at: http://www.lib.cam.ac.uk/using-library/joining-library)

Anderson Room and East Asian Reading Room

  • Monday-Thursday

    9:00-18:50 (staffed 9:00-17:10)

  • Friday

    9:00-18:50 (staffed 9:00-16:50)

  • Saturday

    9:00-16:30 (not staffed)

    No fetching or transferring of items between 12.30 and 14.00 and after 17.00 (after 16.45 on Fridays). No fetching or transferring of items Saturdays. On Saturdays non-borrowable items can be consulted in the Rare Books Reading Room.

Bible Society’s Library

  • Monday-Friday9:15-12:45, 14:00-17:30
  • SaturdayClosed

Exhibition Centre

  • Monday-Friday

    9:00-18:00

  • Saturday

    9:00-16:30

Main Reading Room and West Room (including Microform Reading Room)

  • Monday-Friday

    9:00-19:00

  • Monday-Friday in Full Easter Term

    9:00-21:45

  • Saturday

    9:00-16:45

Manuscripts Reading Room

  • Monday-Friday

    9:00-18:50

    No fetching between 12:30 and 14:00 and after 17:00 (16:40 on Fridays)

  • Saturday

    9:00-12:30 (pre-ordered manuscripts may be read in the Munby Rare Books Reading Room from 13:00-16:00)

    No fetching Saturday afternoons

Map Room

  • Monday-Thursday

    9:00-17:10

  • Friday

    9:00-16:50

  • Saturday

    Closed *

    * Items ordered before 12.45 on Friday can be consulted in the Munby Rare Books Reading Room. No fetching or transferring is possible on Saturdays. Please contact the Map Room to discuss your requirements.

Munby Rare Books Reading Room

  • Monday-Friday

    9:00-18:50

  • Saturday

    9:00-16:30

Tea Room

  • Monday-Friday

    9:00-17:00
    Tea and Coffee available throughout
    9:30- 11:15 Cooked and continental breakfast
    Noon-14:00 Cooked lunches, salad, and sandwiches
    14:00-17:00 Light refreshments only

  • Saturday

    10:00-14:00
    Tea and Coffee available throughout
    10:00 – 11:15 Cooked and continental breakfast
    Noon-14:00 Cooked lunches, salad, and sandwiches