Cambridge University Library

Opening Hours

Library Open access bookstacks
Mondays to Fridays 09.00 - 19.15 (No Admittance after 19.00)
09.00 - 22.00 in Easter Full Term
09.00 - 18.45
09.00 - 19.00 in Easter Full Term
Saturdays 09.00 - 17.00 (No Admittance after 16.45) 09.00 - 16.30
Sundays Closed Closed
Library

Mondays to Fridays : 09.00 - 19.15 (No Admittance after 19.00); 09.00 - 22.00 in Easter Full Term
Saturdays : 09.00 - 17.00 (No Admittance after 16.45)
Sundays : Closed

Library open access bookstacks

Mondays to Fridays : 09.00 - 18.45; 09.00 - 19.00 in Easter Full Term
Saturdays : 09.00 - 16.30
Sundays : Closed


Holiday Closures 2014-15
24 December 2014 - 1 January 2015 inclusive Closed for Christmas and New Year
3 - 6 April 2015 inclusive Closed for Easter
31 August 2015 Closed for Bank Holiday

Holiday Closures 2015-16
24 December 2015 - 3 January 2016 inclusive Closed for Christmas and New Year
25 - 28 March 2016 inclusive Closed for Easter
29 August 2016 Closed for Bank Holiday

 

Admissions Office

Monday - Thursday : 09.00-17.00
Friday : 09.00-16.45
Saturday : 09.00-13.00 and 14.00-16.00

Anderson Room and East Asian Reading Room

Monday - Thursday : 09.00-18.50 (staffed 09.30-17.10)
Friday : 09.00-18.50 (staffed 09.30-16.55)
Saturday : 09.00-16.30
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 Munby Rare Books Reading Room. Please contact the relevant departments to discuss your requirements.

Bible Society's Library (Bradshaw Room in the Anderson Room)

Monday - Friday : 09.15-12.45, 14.00-17.00
Saturday : Closed

Commonwealth Room

Monday - Friday : 09.00-18.50
Saturday : 09.00-16.30 (Until Lent Term 2015: no fetching on Saturday afternoons)

Exhibition Centre

Monday - Friday : 09.00-18.00
Saturday : 09.00-16.30

Main Reading Room and West Room

Monday - Friday : 09.00-19.00 (21.45 in the Easter Full Term)
Saturday : 09.00-16.45

Manuscripts Reading Room

Monday - Friday : 09.00-18.50
Saturday : 09:00-12.30 (pre-ordered manuscripts may be read in the Munby Rare Books Reading Room from 13.00-16.30)

No fetching between 12.30 and 14.00 and after 17.00 (16.40 on Fridays).
No fetching Saturday afternoons.

Map Room

Monday - Thursday : 09.00-17.10
Friday : 09.00 -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 : 09.00-18.50
Saturday : 09.00-16.30 [From Lent Term 2015] Material in class OP (Official Publications) should be ordered before 12.45 on Friday for use on Saturday. Please consult staff to discuss your requirements.

Microform Reading Room

Monday - Friday : 09.00-18.50
Saturday : 09.00-12.45

From Lent Term 2015: please order Microforms in the Reading Room.

Tea Room

Counter Service : Monday - Friday 09.30-17.00
Saturday : 10.00-14.00

Room closes at 18.30 Monday - Friday (21.30 Monday - Friday during Easter Full Term) and at 16.30 on Saturdays.