Opening Hours

Access to special collections & archives is currently only available by appointment to UL staff amd students. Researchers can arrange to make an appointment to visit Special Collections & Archives, please email  


Due to their special nature, the resources held in Special Collections are stored in an environmentally controlled area and can only be consulted in the Special Collections Reading Room.

Advance booking for the consultation of archives is essential.

Current photograph identification must be provided on entry, e.g. Student Card, Passport, Driving Licence etc.

Monday 09:00 - 13:00 14:00 - 17:00
Tuesday 10:00 - 13:00 14:00 - 17:00
Wednesday - Friday 09:00 - 13:00 14:00 - 17:00
Saturday & Sunday Closed Closed