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Art and Architecture Library opening hours

Opening hours of the Art & Architecture Library, 20 Minto House, Chambers Street, Edinburgh, EH1 1JZ

With the easing of restrictions we welcome all users into the UoE Libraries. Please note, that for some external users, the membership application process has changed. Please check up-to-date information on the Joining the Library web pages before visiting any library. 

Covid-19: Please see the University's guidance on hygiene and safety measures when on-campus. The University also promotes the Scottish Government ‘Distance Aware’ scheme and expect all library users to respect those members of our community who are either wearing a lanyard or badge, or request that others keep a distance. 

Distance Aware scheme

Full details on using library and other centrally managed study spaces are available on the Study Spaces website.

Monday 30 May - Sunday 18 September 2022
Day Opening hours
Monday - Friday 9am - 4:50pm
Saturday & Sunday Closed

Normal Semester hours resume Monday 19 September.

How do I access Art & Architecture Library?

From Monday 11 April:

·       Enter via Minto House main door using University card between 9:00am - 16:50pm Monday to Friday; pass by the reception desk and bear left into the corridor to find the Art & Architecture Library entrance.

·       Enter Minto House side door (ramped access) using University card and PIN between 16:50pm – 21:50pm Monday to Thursday; and Saturday and Sunday 12noon – 16.50pm. Follow local signage, and bear right into the corridor to find the Art & Architecture Library entrance.

From Friday 20th May, the Minto House main door will be inaccessible due to building works. During this period, entry at all times will be via Minto House side door as detailed above.


Where do I find my University card PIN?

Staff and students can find their PIN in MyEd:

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Art and Architecture Library location and contacts

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