Information Services

Royal Infirmary Library opening hours

Opening hours of the Royal Infirmary Library, The Chancellor's Building, Edinburgh BioQuarter, 49 Little France Crescent, Edinburgh, EH16 4SB

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.


Please note that the Royal Infirmary Library will close at 3pm on Thursday 1 December 2022. 


Tuesday 20 September – Wednesday 21 December 2022

Day Opening hours
Monday - Friday 9am - 4:50pm
Saturday & Sunday Closed

Thursday 22 December - Tuesday 3 January 2023: Closed

Semester hours resume on Wednesday 4 January 2023



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Royal Infirmary Library location and contacts

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