Opening Hours

See the latest information about changes to COVID-19 restrictions
and how to use our libraries: Library Services Update


Current Opening Hours

Craiglockhart Library & Sighthill LRC Library /LRC Open Helpdesk Staff Available
Monday - Friday 8am - 9pm 8.45am - 5pm*
Saturday - Sunday 9am - 5pm Unstaffed*


Merchiston Library Zones 1 - 4 Zone 5
Helpdesk Staff Available
Monday - Friday 8am - 10pm 9am - 4.45pm 8.45am - 5pm*
Saturday - Sunday 8am - 10pm Closed Unstaffed*


*Outwith these hours Library support will be provided by the NorMAN out of hours service, in this case you'll receive a response from 



Have questions outside these hours?

Remember our e-resources are available online all the time (see Finding Resources).

Learn more about our Out of Hours service
Students in Merchiston Quadrangle