Opening Hours

Arriving at IALS

IALS Library Opening Hours from October to mid-June (Term and Vacation)

From Monday 3rd October 2016 to Sunday 11th June 2017 IALS Library will open as follows:

Monday to Friday 9.00am to 11.00pm
(Last admission to Library at 10.45pm)
(Only current IALS Library card or SAScard holders after 7.45pm)

Saturday 10.00am to 8.30pm
(Last admission to Library at 8.15pm)
(Only current IALS Library card or SAScard holders after 5.15pm)

Sunday 12.30pm to 8.30pm
(Last admission to Library at 8.15pm)
(Only current IALS Library card or SAScard holders)
(Issue & Enquiry Desk is closed on Sunday)

From Monday 12th June to Friday 15th September 2017 IALS operates the following summer vacation hours:

Monday to Friday 9.00am to 8.00pm
Saturday 10.00am to 5.30pm

Document Delivery Service
Monday to Friday 9:30am to 5:00pm

Closing Bells - Two warning bells are rung each day to indicate that the Library will be closing soon. The first warning bell is rung 25 minutes before the building closes. The second warning bell is rung 15 minutes before the building closes. Members are requested to complete their work and pack up and leave the library after the second bell.

There are several floors in the building to clear and close, and some areas and equipment will be unavailable earlier than the final closing time.

Please note that our normal extended Library opening hours apply to the IALS Library only. All IALS academic rooms close at 8.30pm on weekdays and all day on Sundays.

We will reduce the weekday hours until 8.00pm, Saturday hours until 5.30pm and not open on Sundays during the summer vacation from mid-June until September.
 

IALS from Russell Square

Easter Holiday Hours 2017

The Library will be open to readers from 10:00am to 5:30pm on Maundy Thursday 13th April 2017, and then close for the Easter Holidays.

The Library will re-open from 10:00am to 5:30pm on Tuesday 18th April 2017.

Normal extended Library opening hours will resume from 9:00am on Wednesday 19th April 2017.

The Document Supply service for Subscribers will close for the Easter Holiday at 5:00pm on Wednesday 12th April 2017 and resume at 9:30am on Wednesday 19th April 2017.

 

 
Page last updated: 19th January 2017