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SOAS Library

SOAS Library Opening times

First Term (Autumn Term) opening hours
(From Monday 22 September until 21st December, 2014)
DayOpening Times
Monday to Thursday9am to 11.30pm (Issue desk closes at 8pm, membership at 6.55pm*)
Friday9am to 11.30pm (Issue and membership desks close at 6.55pm*)
Saturday10.30am to 11.30pm (Issue and Membership desks close at 5.45pm*)
Sunday10.30 am to 11.30pm (Self-service only)
*No new membership cards or day passes issued after 6.55pm Monday-Friday, after 5.45pm Saturday and all day Sunday.

 

Christmas and New Year opening hours
DaysOpening times
Monday 15th to Friday 19th December9am to 11.30pm (Self-service from 5pm onwards)*
Saturday 20th December10.30am to 11.30pm (Self service from 5.45pm onwards)*
Sunday 21st December10.30 am to 11.30pm (Self-service only)*
Monday 22nd and Tuesday 23rd DecemberClosed due to electrical works
Wednesday 24th December10.30am to 9pm (Self-service only)*
Thursday 25th DecemberClosed - Christmas Day
Friday 26th to Wednesday 31st December10.30am to 9pm (Self-service only)*
Thursday 1st January 2015Closed - New Year's day
Friday 2nd January to Sunday 4th January 201510.30am to 9pm (Self-service only)*

*During self-service periods there are no Membership, Issue Desk, Enquiry or IT Helpdesk services. Self-issue/returns, computing and photocopying facilities will be available to Library members with a valid ticket/SOAS ID card .

 

Second Term (Spring Term) opening hours
(From Monday 5th January, 2015)
DayOpening Times
Monday to Thursday9am to 11.30pm (Issue desk closes at 8pm, membership at 6.55pm*)
Friday9am to 11.30pm (Issue and membership desks close at 6.55pm*)
Saturday10.30am to 11.30pm (Issue and Membership desks close at 5.45pm*)
Sunday10.30 am to 11.30pm (Self-service only)
*No new membership cards or day passes issued after 6.55pm Monday-Friday, after 5.45pm Saturday and all day Sunday.

 

Special Collections Reading Room

Open: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday: 09.00 - 17.00
Closed: Wednesday, Saturday, Sunday and Bank Holidays