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Opening hours

Forum Library Opening Hours & Access

Current students, staff and associates

Forum Library remains open 24/7 (Including Bank Holidays)


Christmas opening

Forum library will remain open throughout the Christmas break.

Our helpdesk will open on:

Wednesday 28th December, 10:00-16:00

Thursday 29th December, 10:00-16:00

Friday 30th December, 10:00-16:00

Outside of these times please use our online chat service for any enquiries.


Library access is available to visitors during library during these hours:

 9am - 6pm Mon-Fri

10am - 6pm Weekends


Doors open:

8am - 8pm Mon-Fri

10am - 6pm Weekends





Monday - Friday


Open: 24/7

Staffed Hours: 9am - 6pm

Swipe access after 8pm


Saturday - Sunday

Open: 24/7

Staffed Hours: 10am - 6pm

Swipe access after 6pm

Open for self-service study space bookings and borrowing/returning.

You must bring your Unicard for ID and borrowing

For live help, please get in touch through chat 

or email

Please wear a face covering, wipe down your desk before use and clean it again before you leave.  

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