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Opening hours

Christmas 2018 Opening Hours

 

Christmas and New Year: 15 December 2018 to 2 January 2019

 

Please see our Library Alerts page for any changes to the advertised opening hours.

Please note

The Maughan Library will be closed Saturday 15 - Sunday 16 December - the building will close for maintenance at 01:00 am on Saturday and reopen 08:30 on Monday 17th December

 

Restrictions for visitors

If you have a King’s-branded ID or library membership card, there will be no restrictions placed on admittance. For details on how to join the library, or apply for a renewal, please visit our  Joining the Library page.

Admittance under the University of London access schemes is restricted to Enquiry Service staffed hours, including re-admittance.  Details of the scheme can be found at http://www.kcl.ac.uk/library/visiting/joining/unilondon.aspx

If you are a KCL student or staff member, or a member of one of our affiliated NHS Trusts, and you have forgotten your King's ID, please speak to the Security Team about a day pass if you require admittance after 20:30 Monday to Friday or after 18:00 Saturday and Sunday.

If you are a member of one of our affiliated NHS Trusts and you are in the process of joining the library, please speak to the Security Team about a day pass if you require admittance after 20:30. You will need to show your NHS Trust ID card.

If you are a current holder of an old style white visitor ticket, there will be no restrictions placed on admittance. If you would like to update either your white visitor ticket or your pink SCONUL ID card, please contact librarymembership@kcl.ac.uk.

Access on bank holidays is restricted to holders of King's ID cards.

 

Denmark Hill Campus

Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology & Neuroscience Library
DayLibrary AccessEnquiry ServiceNotes

Saturday 15th - Sunday 16th December

10:00 - 18:00

10:00 - 18:00

 

Monday 17th - Thursday 20th December

08:30 - 20:30

08:30 - 20:30

 

Friday 21st December

08:30 - 16:00

08:30 - 16:00

 

Saturday 22nd December - Tuesday 1st January

Closed

n/a

 

Wednesday 2nd January

08:30 - 20:30

08:30 - 20:30

 

Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology & Neuroscience Library 

Please note: Library Services begins to shut down 15 minutes before closing. When the libraries are closed, books can still be returned via drop boxes. For more information, please see the  Borrowing, Returning & Renewing webpage. 

There are a number of student computing rooms located outside some of the libraries, some of which are available 24/7 all year round. Please refer to the  Student Computing Locations webpage for more information. 

Weston Education Centre Library
DayLibrary AccessEnquiry ServiceNotes

Saturday 15th - Sunday 16th December

 

10:00 - 18:00

24-hour computing room available*

10:00 - 18:00  

Monday 17th - Thursday 20th December

 

08:30 - 20:30

24-hour computing room available*

08:30 - 20:30  

Friday 21st December

 

08:30 - 16:00

24-hour computing room available*

08:30 - 16:00

 

Saturday 22nd December - Tuesday 1st January

 

Closed

24-hour computing room available*

n/a

 

Wednesday 2nd January

 

08.30 - 24/7

24-hour computing room available*

08.30 - 20:30

 

Weston Education Centre Library 

Please note: Library Services begins to shut down 15 minutes before closing. When the libraries are closed, books can still be returned via drop boxes. For more information, please see the  Borrowing, Returning & Renewing webpage. 

*There are 24/7 computing rooms available for King's staff and students and NHS staff with a KCL ID card. Access is via the first floor corridor.

There are a number of student computing rooms located outside some of the libraries, some of which are available 24/7 all year round. Please refer to the  Student Computing Locations webpage for more information. 

 

Guy's Campus

New Hunt's House Library
DayLibrary AccessEnquiry ServiceNotes

Saturday 15th - Sunday 16th December

10:00 - 18:00 10:00 - 18:00  

Monday 17th - Thursday 20th December

08:30 - 20:30  08:30 - 20:30  

Friday 21st December

08:30 - 16:00

 08:30 - 16:00

 

Saturday 22nd - Monday 24th December

10:00 - 18:00

n/a

 

Tuesday 25th - Wednesday 26th December

Closed

n/a

 

Thursday 27th - Monday 31st December

10:00 - 18:00

n/a

 

Tuesday 1st January

Closed

n/a

 

Wednesday 2nd January

08.30 - 24/7

08.30 - 20:30

 

New Hunt's House Library

Please note: Library Services begins to shut down 15 minutes before closing. For more information, please see the  Borrowing, Returning & Renewing webpage. 

There are a number of student computing rooms located outside some of the libraries, some of which are available 24/7 all year round. Please refer to the  Student Computing Locations webpage for more information. 

Wills Library & Keats Room (study space and PCs only)
DayLibrary AccessEnquiry ServiceNotes

Monday - Friday

Open 24 Hours

n/a

Silent study space only, unstaffed

Accessible to KCL students, KCL staff and NHS Trust staff only

KCL ID card required to gain access

Saturday - Sunday

Open 24 Hours n/a Silent study space only, unstaffed

Accessible to KCL students, KCL staff and NHS Trust staff only

KCL ID card required to gain access

Wills Library & Keats Room 

Please note: Library Services begins to shut down 15 minutes before closing. When the libraries are closed, books can still be returned via drop boxes. For more information, please see the  Borrowing, Returning & Renewing webpage. 

There are a number of student computing rooms located outside some of the libraries, some of which are available 24/7 all year round. Please refer to the  Student Computing Locations webpage for more information. 

 

Strand Campus

The Maughan Library
DayLibrary AccessEnquiry ServiceNotes

Saturday 15th - Sunday 16th December

The building will close for maintenance at 01:00 am on Saturday and reopen 08:30 on Monday 17th December

Closed n/a  

Monday 17th - Thursday 20th December 

08:30 - 20:30 08:30 - 20:30  

Friday 21st December

08:30 - 16:00

08:30 - 16:00

 

Saturday 22nd - Monday 24th December

10:00 - 18:00

n/a

 

Tuesday 25th - Wednesday 26th December

Closed

n/a

 

Thursday 27th - Monday 31st December

10:00 - 18:00

n/a

 

Tuesday 1st January

Closed

n/a

 

Wednesday 2nd January

08.30 - 24/7

08.30 - 20:30

 

The Maughan Library

Please note: Library Services begins to shut down 15 minutes before closing. For more information, please see the  Borrowing, Returning & Renewing webpage. 

There are a number of student computing rooms located outside some of the libraries, some of which are available 24/7 all year round. Please refer to the  Student Computing Locations webpage for more information. 

Foyle Special Collections Library
DayLibrary AccessEnquiry ServiceNotes

Saturday 15th - Sunday 16th December

Closed

n/a

 

Monday 17th - Thursday 20th December

09:30 - 17:00

09:30 - 17:00

Click here for visitor information

Friday 21st December

09:30 - 16:00 09:30 - 16:00 Click here for visitor information

Saturday 22nd December - Tuesday 1st January

Closed n/a  

Wednesday 2nd January

09:30 - 17:00 09:30 - 17:00 Click here for visitor information

Foyle Special Collections Library

Please note: Library Services begins to shut down 15 minutes before closing. When the libraries are closed, books can still be returned via drop boxes. For more information, please see the  Borrowing, Returning & Renewing webpage. 

There are a number of student computing rooms located outside some of the libraries, some of which are available 24/7 all year round. Please refer to the  Student Computing Locations webpage for more information.

Archives Reading Room (room S3.02 - Strand Building)
DayLibrary AccessEnquiry ServiceNotes

Saturday 15th - Monday 17th December

Closed

n/a  

Tuesday 18th - Thursday 20th December

09:30 - 17:30

09:30 - 17:30

Click here for visitor information

Friday 21st December

09:30 - 15:00

09:30 - 15:00

Click here for visitor information

Saturday 22nd December - Monday 14th January Closed n/a  
Tuesday 15th January 09:30 - 17:30 09:30 - 17:30 Click here for visitor information

Archives

Please note: Library Services begins to shut down 15 minutes before closing. When the libraries are closed, books can still be returned via drop boxes. For more information, please see the  Borrowing, Returning & Renewing webpage. 

There are a number of student computing rooms located outside some of the libraries, some of which are available 24/7 all year round. Please refer to the  Student Computing Locations webpage for more information.

 

St Thomas' Campus

St Thomas' House Library
DayLibrary AccessEnquiry ServiceNotes

Saturday 15th - Sunday 16th December

Closed;

24-hour computer room available*

 n/a  

Monday 17th - Thursday 20th December

09:30 -17:30;

24-hour computer room available*

 

09:30 - 17:30

 

Friday 21st December

09:30 -16:00;

24-hour computer room available*

 09:30 - 16:00  

Saturday 22nd December - Tuesday 1st January

Closed;

24-hour computer room available*

 

n/a  

Wednesday 2nd January

09:30 -17:30;

24-hour computer room available*

09:30 - 17:30  

St Thomas' House Library

Please note: Library Services begins to shut down 15 minutes before closing. When the libraries are closed, books can still be returned via drop boxes. For more information, please see the  Borrowing, Returning & Renewing webpage. 

*24-hour room accessible to KCL students, KCL staff and NHS Trust staff only

Accessed through the library between 09:30 and 17:30

KCL ID card required to gain access using out-of-hours entrance between 17:30 and 09:30

There are a number of student computing rooms located outside some of the libraries, some of which are available 24/7 all year round. Please refer to the Student Computing Locations webpage for more information.  

 

Waterloo Campus

Franklin-Wilkins Library
  
DayLibrary AccessEnquiry ServiceNotes

Saturday 15th - Sunday 16th December

10:00 - 18:00  10:00 - 18:00   

Monday 17th - Thursday 20th December

 08:30 - 20:30  08:30 - 20:30   

Friday 21st December

08:30 - 16:00

08:30 - 16:00 

 

Saturday 22nd - Monday 24th December

10:00 - 18:00 

n/a

 

Tuesday 25th - Wednesday 26th December

Closed

n/a

 

Thursday 27th - Monday 31st December

10:00 - 18:00

n/a

 

Tuesday 1st January

Closed

n/a

 

Wednesday 2nd January

08.30 - 24/7

08.30 - 20:30

 

Franklin-Wilkins Library

Please note: Library Services begins to shut down 15 minutes before closing. For more information, please see the  Borrowing, Returning & Renewing webpage. 

There are a number of student computing rooms located outside some of the libraries, some of which are available 24/7 all year round. Please refer to the  Student Computing Locations webpage for more information. 

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