Information Services

Law Library opening hours

Opening hours of the Law Library, Old College, South Bridge, Edinburgh, EH8 9YL

Availability of study spaces

Begining 14 September, study spaces will opened in a phased manner.

Study Space guidance


We are gradually re-opening our libraries in a phased programme.
Please see Library Services Update 2020-2021 for current service updates.
Please note that access to all libraries is currently restricted to University of Edinburgh Students, Staff and Official Visitors, and NHS Lothian Staff.

Law Library occupancy traffic light system

Updated every five minutes you can see here an indicator of occupancy of the Law Library based upon library entries and exits using anonymized and aggregated card data recorded at the barriers. See further details about the Law Library Occupancy Traffic Light System data and privacy.

Monday 21 September - Friday 4 December 2020
Days Opening hours
Monday - Thursday 9am - 9.50pm
Friday 9am - 6.50pm
Saturday 9am - 4.50pm
Sunday 12noon - 4.50pm

Opening hours from 5 December to be announced later (revision and examination period).


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