Library opening hours

Opening hours are available below for all Newcastle University Libraries.

Philip Robinson Library

Robinson Library Closed today

Robinson LibraryThe IT Service clusters close 15 minutes before the Library closes.

Counter services (eg issues, returns, inter-library loans)are available during the times shown below. Holds can be collected any time from the Student Text area on Level 2.

When the library is closed Philip Robinson Library books may be returned to the bookbin at the Library entrance. They will be checked in on the next working day.

More information on the Philip Robinson Library

Summer Term - Mon 24 April - Fri 16 June

From Monday 24th April until Friday 16th June, the Philip Robinson Library will be open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

    Opening hours:   Service Desk hours:
Monday - Friday   24/7   8:30 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday - Sunday   24/7   10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Bank Holidays (1 & 29 May)   24/7   10:00 am - 5:00 pm

 

Summer Vacation - Sat 17 June - Sun 24 September

From Saturday 17 June until Sunday 25 June, the Philip Robinson Library opening hours will be as follows.

    Opening hours:   Service Desk hours:
Monday - Friday   8:30am - 10:00pm   8:30 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday   10:00am - 5:00pm   10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sunday   10:00am - 5:00pm   Self service

From Monday 26 June until Sunday 13 August, the Philip Robinson Library opening hours will be as follows.

    Opening hours:   Service Desk hours:
Monday - Thursday   8:30am - 10:00pm   9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday   8:30am - 5:00pm   9:00am - 5:00pm
Saturday - Sunday   10:00am-5:00pm   10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sunday 16th and 23rd July   10:00am-5:00pm   Self service

 

From Monday 14 August until Friday 1 September, the Philip Robinson Library opening hours will be as follows, with the exception of the August Bank Holiday dates detailed below.

    Opening hours:   Service Desk hours:
Monday - Friday   8:30am - 10:00pm   9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday - Sunday   10:00am - 10:00pm   10:00am - 5:00pm
Bank Holidays (26 & 27 August)   10:00am-10:00pm   Self service
Bank Holiday (28 August)   8:30am-10:00pm   Self service

From Saturday 2 September until Sunday 17 September, the Philip Robinson Library opening hours will be as follows.

    Opening hours:   Service Desk hours:
Monday - Thursday   8:30am - 10:00pm   9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday   8:30am - 5:00pm   9:00am - 5:00pm
Saturday - Sunday   10:00am-5:00pm   10:00 am - 5:00 pm

From Monday 18 September until Sunday 24 September, the Philip Robinson Library opening hours will be as follows.

    Opening hours:   Service Desk hours:
Monday - Friday   8:30am - 10:00pm   8:30 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday   10:00am onwards   10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sunday   24/7   10:00 am - 5:00 pm

 

Walton Library

Walton Library Closed today

Walton Library

During Termtime and Easter Vacation when we are open 8.30am - 9am Self Service only, access is by Smartcard ONLY. Outside these times access for registered Library members is by Smartcard only OR pay a non-refundable £3 fee for a one day pass. Visitors should report to the desk.

Main Counter services (e.g. issues, returns, inter-library loans, collection of holds) are available during the times shown above.

Clusters, NHS and External PCs will close 15 minutes before closing time to allow library staff to clear and lock the Library before the Medical School entrance is locked.

More information on the Walton Library

Summer Term - Mon 24 April - Fri 16 June

From Monday 24th April until Sunday 16th June, the Walton Library opening hours will be as follows.

 

Monday 24th until Sunday 30th April

    Opening hours:   Service Desk hours:
Monday - Friday   8:30 am - 10:00 pm   9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday - Sunday   10:00 am - 10:00 pm   10.00am - 5.00 pm

 

Monday 1st May until Friday 9th June

    Opening hours:   Service Desk hours:
Monday - Friday   8:30 am - midnight   9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday - Sunday   10:00 am - midnight   10.00am - 5.00 pm
1 May Bank Holiday   10:00 am - 10:00 pm   10.00am - 5.00 pm
29 May Bank Holiday   10:00 am - midnight   10.00am - 5.00 pm

 

Saturday 10th June until Friday 16th June

    Opening hours:   Service Desk hours:
Monday - Friday   8:30 am - 10:00 pm   9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday - Sunday   10:00 am - 10:00 pm   10.00am - 5.00 pm

 

Summer Vacation - Sat 17 June - Sun 24 September

From Saturday 17 June until Sunday 2 July, the Walton Library opening hours will be as follows.

    Opening hours:   Service Desk hours:
Monday - Friday   8:30 am - 10:00 pm   9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday - Sunday   10:00 am - 10:00 pm   10.00am - 5.00 pm

From Monday 3 July until Sunday 13 August, the Walton Library opening hours will be as follows.

    Opening hours:   Service Desk hours:
Monday - Thursday   8:30 am - 10:00 pm   9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday   8:30 am - 5:00 pm   9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday - Sunday   10:00 am - 5:00 pm   10.00am - 5.00 pm

From Monday 14 August until Friday 1 September, the Walton Library opening hours will be as follows, with the exception of the August Bank Holiday dates detailed below.

    Opening hours:   Service Desk hours:
Monday - Friday   8:30 am - 10:00 pm   9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday - Sunday   10:00 am - 10:00 pm   10.00am - 5.00 pm
Bank Holidays (26-28 August)   10:00 am - 5:00 pm   10.00am - 5.00 pm

From Saturday 2 September until Sunday 24 September, the Walton Library opening hours will be as follows.

    Opening hours:   Service Desk hours:
Monday - Thursday   8:30 am - 10:00 pm   9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday   8:30 am - 5:00 pm   9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday - Sunday   10:00 am - 5:00 pm   10.00am - 5.00 pm

 

Law Library

Law Library Closed today

Law Library

The Law Library is Smartcard entry only:

Monday-Friday: 8.30-9am and 6pm until closing
Saturday and Sunday: all day

If you wish to visit the Law Library and do not hold a Newcastle University smartcard then please contact libraryhelp@ncl.ac.uk or visit http://libhelp.ncl.ac.uk/ for assistance.

Issue Desk services (e.g. issues, returns, collection of holds) are available during the times shown below. Self Service is available throughout opening hours.

When the Library is closed, books may be returned to the bookbin located in the Law School’s lower ground floor foyer.

When the Law School is closed, Law Library books may be returned to the Philip Robinson Library's external bookbin. Books returned to this bookbin will be returned to the Law Library on the following weekday.

The photocopiers and Eldon & Grey clusters close 15 minutes before the Library closes. Please remember to switch off the monitor of your PC once you have completed your work.

More information on the Law Library

Summer Term - Mon 24 April - Fri 16 June

From Monday 24th April until Sunday 11th June, the Law Library opening hours will be as follows.

    Opening hours:   Service Desk hours:
Monday - Friday   8:30 am - 10:00 pm   9:00 am - 9:45 pm
Saturday - Sunday   10:00 am - 5:00 pm   10.00am - 4:45 pm
Bank Holidays (1 & 29 May)   10:00 am - 5:00 pm   10.00am - 4:45 pm

From Monday 12th June until Friday 16th June, the Law Library opening hours will be as follows.

    Opening hours:   Service Desk hours:
Monday - Friday   8:30 am - 5:00 pm   9:00 am - 4:45 pm

 

Summer Vacation - Sat 17 June - Sun 24 September

From Saturday 17 June until Sunday 24 September, the Law Library opening hours will be as follows, with the excpetion of the August Bank Holiday Monday detailed below.

    Opening hours:   Service Desk hours:
Monday - Friday   8:30am - 5:00pm   9:00am - 4:45pm
Saturday - Sunday   Closed   Closed
Bank Holidays (28 August)   Closed   Closed

 

Marjorie Robinson

Marjorie Robinson Library Rooms Closed today

Marjorie Robinson Library Rooms

Access to the Marjorie Robinson Library Rooms is by smartcard only. Library staff are available at the ground floor Reception Desk and at the Help Point on the first floor. IT staff are also available at the Help Point between 9am and 5pm. Books can be returned using the external book bin to the left of the entrance.

More information on the Marjorie Robinson Library Rooms

Summer Term - Mon 24 April - Fri 16 June

From Monday 24th April until Friday 16th June, the Marjorie Robinson Library Rooms opening hours will be as follows.

    Opening hours:   Service Desk hours:
Monday - Friday   8:30 am - midnight   8:30 am - midnight
Saturday - Sunday   8:30 am - midnight   8:30 am - midnight
Bank Holidays (1 & 29 May)   8:30 am - midnight   8:30 am - midnight
Friday 16 June   8:30 am - 10:00 pm   8:30 am - 10:00 pm

 

Summer Vacation - Sat 17 June - Sun 24 September

From Saturday 17 June until Sunday 24 September, the Marjorie Robinson Library Rooms opening hours will be as follows.

    Opening hours:   Service Desk hours:
Monday - Thursday   8:30am - 10:00pm   8:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday   8:30am - 5:00pm   8:30am - 5:00pm
Saturday - Sunday   10:00am - 5:00pm   10:00am - 5:00pm

From Monday 21st August until Monday 4th September the entire building will be closed due to refurbishment work.