Opening hours

To enter the Library you must have a current, working University of Sussex ID card. If you lose your card or have it stolen, please let us know as soon as possible. For more information on how to obtain a new one, please see the Print Unit's ID card page. 

The Library is open 24 hours during term time.

We open at 10.00 am on Saturday 16 September and close 7.00 pm Thursday 21 December

DayOpening TimesStaffed Service Times
Monday  24 hour opening 8.45am-7.00pm
Tuesday 24 hour opening 8.45am-7.00pm
Wednesday 24 hour opening 8.45am-7.00pm
Thursday 24 hour opening 8.45am-7.00pm
Friday 24 hour opening 8.45am-7.00pm
Saturday 24 hour opening 10.00am-5.00pm
Sunday 24 hour opening 10.00am-5.00pm

Winter vacation

DayOpening hours
Friday 22 December-Tuesday 26 December Closed
Wednesday 27 December 10.00am-7.00pm
Thursday 28 December 10.00am-7.00pm
Friday 29 December 10.00am-7.00pm
Saturday 30 December-Monday 1 January Closed
Tuesday 2 January - start of 24 hour opening Open from 9.00am


See also: University Minimum Service Days and Term Dates