Information Services

Western General Hospital Library opening hours

Opening hours of the Western General Hospital Library,Crewe Road South, Edinburgh, EH4 2XU


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.


Tuesday 20 September – Thursday 22 December 2022

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

Friday 23 December 2022 - Tuesday 3 January 2023: CLOSED

Semester hours resume on Wednesday 4 January 2023


Related Links

Western General Hospital Library location and contacts

Information resources for medicine