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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

ECA Library has re-opened

Following a period of temporary closure due to a power outage, ECA Library will re-open to users from 9am on Monday 20 June. From 20 June onwards, please borrow and return all ECA Library books and other lending materials at ECA Library.

New Click and Collect requests have been suspended from 12noon on Thursday 16 June. From 20 June, ECA Library will be open normal vacation opening hours of 9am-4:50pm, Monday to Friday.

We thank library users for their understanding during the closed period.

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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 20 June to Sunday 18 September 2022
Day  Opening hours
Monday - Friday 9am - 4:50pm
Saturday & Sunday Closed 

Semester hours will resume Monday 19 September.

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