Library locations and opening hours

Libraries open seven days a week during term time. Check each Library site opening hours before visiting.  

The Special Collections Reading Room is open Monday to Friday. Visitors from outside the University will need to arrange an appointment.  

Aldgate Library

Contact form

020 7133 4444

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NB: All services close and all equipment is switched off 15 minutes before closing time.  No entry within 15 minutes of closing time.

Christmas vacation

 Monday 18th of December 2017 to Sunday 7th of January 2018

 Monday 18th - Thursday 21st December

 09:00 to 19:00
 Library staff available 9:00 to 18:45

 Friday 22nd December

 09:00 to 12:30

 Saturday 23rd December 2017 - 
 Monday 1st January 2018

 Closed

 Tuesday 2nd - Friday 5th January

 09:00 to 19:00
 Library staff available 9:00 to 18:45

 Saturday 6th and Sunday 7th January

 11:00 to 19:00
 Library staff available 13:00 to 16:45

Normal term-time hours will resume from Monday 8th January 2018.

 

Term-time

Monday to Friday - 09:00 to 00:00
Library staff available 09:00 to 20:45

Saturday & Sunday - 11:00 to 19:00
Library staff available 13:00 to 16:45

IT help is available at the IT desk located in the Aldgate library 9am-4.30pm Mondays and Wednesdays and at the Moorgate Hub 9am-4.30pm on Fridays.

Calcutta House

Old Castle Street
London E1 7NT

Room: Access is on the ground floor

The library is on the ground, 1st, 2nd and 3rd floors in Old Castle Street, London E1 7NT 
Access is on the ground floor. 

  • Nearest mainline railway station: Liverpool Street. 
  • Nearest underground (Tube): Aldgate (Metropolitan/Circle), Aldgate East (District/Hammersmith & City). 
  • Parking Details: No parking available, NCP within walking distance.

Holloway Road Library

Contact form

020 7133 4444

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NB: All services close and all equipment is switched off 15 minutes before closing time. No entry within 15 minutes of closing time.

Christmas vacation

 Monday 18th of December 2017 to Sunday 7th of January 2018

 Monday 18th - Thursday 21st December

 08:00 to 19:00
 Library staff available 9:00 to 18:45

 Friday 22nd December

 08:00 to 12:30

 Saturday 24th December 2017 - 
 Monday 1st January 2018

 Closed

 Tuesday 2nd - Friday 5th January

 08:00 to 19:00
 Library staff available 9:00 to 18:45

 Saturday 6th and Sunday 7th January

 11:00 to 19:00
 Library staff available 13:00 to 16:45

Normal term-time hours will resume from Monday 8th January 2018.

 

Term-time

Monday to Friday - 08:00 to 00:00
Library staff available 09:00 to 20:45

Saturday & Sunday - 11:00 to 19:00
Library staff available Saturday 13:00 to 16:45
Limited staff support on Sundays - the Information Desk will be closed.

IT help is available at the IT desk located in the Holloway Road library 9am-4.30pm Tuesdays and Thursdays.

Learning Centre

236–250 Holloway Road
London N7 6PP

Room: 236-250 Holloway Road

236-250 Holloway Road, London, N7 6PP 

Nearest underground (Tube): Holloway Rd (Piccadilly Line). 
Nearest Bus(es): 43, 153, 271 and 393 stop outside. Routes 29 and 253 cross Holloway Rd at Seven Sisters Rd. 
Parking Details: Parking is very restricted, expensive and heavily policed.

Special Collections including TUC Library

NB: All services close and all equipment is switched off 15 minutes before closing time.  No entry within 15 minutes of closing time. 

Please note: the Reading Rooms will be closed from Thursday 21st December to Wednesday 3rd January inclusive for the Christmas vacation

Monday to Friday - 09:00 to 17:00

Saturday & Sunday - CLOSED

Goulston Street

16 Goulston Street
London E1 7TP

c/o Calcutta House
Old Castle Street
London E1 7NT



Nearest underground (Tube): Aldgate East (Circle and Hammersmith & City) and Aldgate (Metropolitan)
Nearest Bus(es): 415, 25, 67, 115, 205, 254
Parking Details: Parking is very restricted.

 



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