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Edinburgh College of Art Library opening hours

Opening hours of Edinburgh College of Art Library, Evolution House, West Port, Edinburgh, EH1 2LE


EdHelp supports students in library, IT, student administration and finance. EdHelp is online, and also in-person at 10 libraries: Edinburgh College of Art Library, Art & Architecture Library, Law Library, Main Library, Moray House Library, New College Library, Noreen and Kenneth Murray Library, Royal Infirmary, The Lady Smith of Kelvin Veterinary Library and Western General Hospital Library.



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. Access to ECA library post 5pm and at weekends is only available to University of Edinburgh Students and Staff with a valid University card and PIN number. Unfortunately, Visitors with yellow cards are not able to use this library at these times.

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

Semester opening until Friday 24 May 2024
Day Opening hours
Monday - Thursday 9am - 9:50pm
Friday 9am - 4:50pm
Saturday 12 midday - 4:50pm
Sunday 12 midday - 4:50pm
Summer opening hours Friday 24 May - Sunday 15 September 2024
Day Opening hours
Monday - Friday  9am - 4:50pm
Saturday  Closed
Sunday Closed

Staff and students of the University of Edinburgh have full access and borrowing rights.

ECA Library location and contacts

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