Library

Opening hours

We're open 24 hours a day during term time

Please see below information on opening times for minimum sevice periods

Library steps at night

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
Spring 2018 Minimum Service Opening Hours
DayOpening hours
Thursday 29 March Closing at 7.00pm
Friday 30 March-Monday 2 April Closed
Tuesday 3 April - start of 24 hour opening Open from 10.00am
Bank Holiday Monday 7 May 24 hour opening. Staffed service 10.00am-7.00pm.
Bank Holiday Monday 28 May 24 hour opening. Staffed service 10.00am-7.00pm.
Summer 2018 Vacation, Friday 15 June 2018 - Saturday 15 September 2018, Including Additional Opening Hours 
DayOpening Times
Monday-Friday 9.00am-8.00pm
Saturday and Sunday 12.00pm-7.00pm

DayOpening Times
Sunday 26 August Open at 12.00pm
Monday 27 August 24 hour opening
Tuesday 28 August 24 hour opening
Wednesay 29 August  Close at 8.00pm
   
Sunday 2 September Open at 12.00pm
Monday 3 September 24 hour opening
Tuesday 4 September Close at 8.00pm
Winter 2018 Minimum Service Opening Hours
DayOpening hours
Sunday 23 December-finish of 24 hour opening Close at 5.00pm
Monday 24 December-Wednesday 26 December Closed
Thursday 27 December 10.00am-7.00pm
Friday 28 December 10.00am-7.00pm
Saturday 29 December-Tuesday 1 January Closed
Wednesday 2 January - start of 24 hour opening Open from 9.00am

To enter the Library you must have a current, working University of Sussex ID card. If your card is lost or 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. 

See also: University Minimum Service Days and Term Dates