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SOAS Library

SOAS Library Opening times

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.


Easter opening hours

Thursday 2nd to Monday 6th April (inclusive)

10.30am to 11.30pm - Self-service only (Membership, Issue Desk, Enquiry Desk & IT Service Desk unavailable.)


Special Collections Reading Room

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