Opening hours

Main Library (George Square)

  • Monday - Friday 9am - 4.45pm (during vacation weeks we close from 1 - 2pm for lunch)

Paterson's Land (Holyrood Road)

  • Monday - Friday 9am - 4pm (Semesters only)

Weir Building, King's Buildings

  • Monday - Friday 9am - 5pm (Semesters only)

When we are closed

If you are looking for anonymous, online support that's available 24/7, Big White Wall is free for University of Edinburgh students and is a place to get things off your chest, take control and feel better. To join, visit the Big White Wall website and register using your University of Edinburgh email address.

If you are experiencing a mental health crisis you can contact:

If you are worried about your mental health and need advice and support, you can also speak to your GP or contact one of the following services:


We have wheelchair access at all our offices in Main Library, Paterson's Land, Holyrood Road and Weir Building, King's Buildings.

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