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Library Opening Hours (Preston Campus)

Opening hours for the library and services in the library

Library Opening Hours Open 7 days per week 

From 7 January until May
(including Easter holidays)

Open 24 hours every day
Friday 24 May Open until 12 midnight
From Saturday 25 May Open 7:30- 22:00

The <i> opening hours Open 7 days a week in term time
Mon 29 April - Fri 24 May
Normal Term time hours resume
(excluding Bank Holidays below)

Monday - Thursday 9am - 5pm

 Friday 9am - 4pm
Saturday and Sunday 10am - 6pm

Mon 27 May Closed
Saturday 25 May -  September
Monday to Thursday 9am to 5pm
Friday 9am to 4pm
Saturday and Sunday - Closed
Monday 26 August Closed

Customer support team helpdesk (CST)  Open Monday to Friday only
From Mon 29 April - Normal Term time hours resume
(excluding May Bank Holidays - Closed)
Monday – Thursday 8am – 6pm
Friday 8am – 5pm

UCLan Print  Open Monday to Friday only 
Open every weekday apart from
Bank Holidays
Monday – Thursday 9am – 5pm
Friday 9am – 4pm

Please note the following:

  • Opening times may be subject to change
  • Announcements will be made to remind customers that they need to leave the Library 15 minutes before the building closes
  • You will need a valid UCLan Card to enter the Library
  • See the renewals page for full details on how you can renew your Library items - even when the Library is closed
  • See the Visitor and External page for information about access to the Library

The Library Drop In Zone is a purpose built area in the UCLan Library which gives the opportunity for students to drop in and see services from around UCLan without having to make an appointment.  View the Library Drop-In Zone times.