Opening Hours

You'll find below the current opening hours for each of our three campus libraries.


Trimester 3 / Summer Opening Hours (15 May to 3 September 2023)

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