Arts and Social Sciences Library

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University of Bristol, Tyndall Avenue, Bristol, BS8 1TJ
General enquiries/ issue desk (0117) 928 8000 (internal 88000)
Email: library-enquiries@bristol.ac.uk

Opening hours

Days Hours Notes
Monday – Thursday 8:00am – Midnight Reduced services before 9:00am and after 7:00pm
Friday 8:00am – Midnight Reduced services before 9:00am and after 6:00pm
Saturday 8:00am – Midnight Reduced services before 9:00am and after 5:00pm
Sunday 8:00am – Midnight Reduced services all day

Please note: During periods with reduced services the Quick Service Point and Resource Enquiry Desk are closed. The locking down procedures for these services commence 15 minutes before the advertised closing time.

There is no Quick Service Point or Resource Enquiry Desk service on Bank Holidays and University closure days. Self-Issue is available and books may be returned via Self-Return points situated in the entrance foyer on the Ground Floor.

Days Hours Notes
Monday – Thursday 24/7 Reduced services before 9:00am and after 7:00pm
Friday 24/7 Reduced services before 9:00am and after 6:00pm
Saturday 24/7 Reduced services before 9:00am and after 5:00pm
Sunday 24/7 Reduced services all day

Please note: During periods with reduced services the Quick Service Point and Resource Enquiry Desk are closed. The locking down procedures for these services commence 15 minutes before the advertised closing time.

There is a reduced service on all Bank Holidays and University closure days, including Good Friday (25 March), Easter Monday (28 March) and Tuesday (29 March), May Day Holiday (Monday 02 May), and Spring Bank Holiday (Monday 30 May). Self-Issue is available and books may be returned via Self-Return points situated in the entrance foyer on the Ground Floor.

Days Hours Notes
Monday – Thursday 8:00am – Midnight Reduced services before 9:00am and after 7:00pm
Friday 8:00am – Midnight Reduced services before 9:00am and after 6:00pm
Saturday 8:00am – Midnight Reduced services before 9:00am and after 5:00pm
Sunday 8:00am – Midnight Reduced services all day

Please note: During periods with reduced services the Quick Service Point and Resource Enquiry Desk are closed. The locking down procedures for these services commence 15 minutes before the advertised closing time.

There is no Quick Service Point or Resource Enquiry Desk service on Bank Holidays and University closure days. Self-Issue is available and books may be returned via Self-Return points situated in the entrance foyer on the Ground Floor.