Library opening hours

Opening hours are available below for all Newcastle University Libraries.

Robinson Library

Robinson Library Open 24 hours today

Robinson LibraryThe ISS 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 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 Robinson Library

Summer Term - Mon 13 April - Fri 12 June 2015

Library open 24/7

On Monday 13 April the Robinson Library will open at 8.30am and will REMAIN OPEN until 10.00pm on Friday 12 June.

Service Desk opening times
During this period the Service desk will be open during the following times:
Monday to Friday   8.30 am - 7.45 pm
Saturday and Sunday   10.00 am - 5.15 pm

There are two Bank Holidays during the Summer Term so the following exceptions apply to the Service Desk:

Monday 4 May   10.00 am - 5.15 pm
Monday 25 May   10.00 am - 5.15 pm

Walton Library

Walton Library Open until 12:00am 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 13 April - Fri 12 June 2015

From Monday 13 January to Monday 4 May the opening hours are as follows.

    Library opens at:   Counter services
available between:
  Library closes at:
Monday to Friday   8.30 am   9.00 am - 8.00 pm   10.00 pm
Saturday to Sunday   10.00 am   10.00 am - 4.45 pm   10.00 pm
Bank Holiday 4 May   10.00 am   10.00 am - 4.45 pm   00.00 am

 

From Tuesday 5 May to Monday 25 May the opening hours are as follows.

    Library opens at:   Counter services
available between:
  Library closes at:
Monday to Friday   8.30 am   9.00 am - 8.00 pm   00.00 am
Saturday to Sunday   10.00 am   10.00 am - 4.45 pm   00.00 am
Bank Holiday 25 May   10.00 am   10.00 am - 4.45 pm   00.00 am

 

From Tuesday 26 May to Monday 12 June the opening hours are as follows.

    Library opens at:   Counter services
available between:
  Library closes at:
Monday to Friday   8.30 am   9.00 am - 8.00 pm   00.00 am
Saturday to Sunday   10.00 am   10.00 am - 4.45 pm   00.00 am

Law Library

Law Library Open until 5:00pm today

Law Library

Issue Desk services are available during the times shown below. 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.

When the Issue Desk is closed, books may be returned via the Book Return Slot near the entrance to the Library. When the Library is closed, books may be returned to the bookbin located beneath the stairs at the entrance to the Library.

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

More information on the Law Library

Summer Term - Mon 13 April - Fri 12 June 2015

From Monday 13 April to Monday 4 May the opening hours are as follows.

    Library opens at:   Counter services
available between:
  Library closes at:
Monday to Friday   8.30 am   9.00 am - 8.45 pm   10.00 pm
Saturday to Sunday   10.00 am   10.00 am - 4.45 pm   5.00 pm
Bank Holiday 4 May   10.00 am   10.00 am - 4.45 pm   5.00 pm

 

From Tuesday 5 May to Monday 25 May the opening hours are as follows.

    Library opens at:   Counter services
available between:
  Library closes at:
Monday to Friday   8.30 am   9.00 am - 8.45 pm   10.00 pm
Saturday to Sunday   10.00 am   10.00 am - 4.45 pm   5.00 pm
Bank Holiday 25 May   10.00 am   10.00 am - 4.45 pm   5.00 pm

 

From Tuesday 26 May to Sunday 7 June the opening hours are as follows.

    Library opens at:   Counter services
available between:
  Library closes at:
Monday to Friday   8.30 am   9.00 am - 8.45 pm   10.00 pm
Saturday to Sunday   10.00 am   10.00 am - 4.45 pm   5.00 pm

 

From Monday 8 June to Friday 12 June the opening hours are as follows.

    Library opens at:   Counter services
available between:
  Library closes at:
Monday to Friday   8.30 am   9.00 am - 4.45 pm   5.00 pm

Pop-up

Pop-up Library Open until midnight

The Pop-Up Library is returning on the 13th April 2015 at King's Road Centre

Need somewhere great to revise or complete assignments? Why not try the Pop-Up Library!

  • Over 250 study spaces
  • Plenty of extra desktop PCs and power sockets
  • Printers
  • Wi-Fi everywhere
  • Silent as well as group study spaces
  • New NUSU Central social learning area
  • Library and IT staff available to help and support
  • EAT@CENTRAL

Open from Monday 13th April until Friday 5th June 8am – midnight, 7 days a week.

Last summer we received overwhelming positive feedback from students using the Pop-Up Library including:

  • "The pop up library is amazing"
  • "Simply life changing"
  • "The pop up library is a dream!"
  • "A gem in the centre of the campus"

Why not give it a try? #nclpopuplib

Pop-up Library

Location map of the King's Road Centre

The Pop-up Library is located within the King's Road Centre (the same building as EAT@CENTRAL, behind the Students' Union). See location number 4 on the campus map.