Library Online

Opening Hours

The Library is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week throughout the year.

If you need staff support during term time we are here:

  • 08:30-19:00 Monday - Friday
  • 11:00-17:00 Saturday - Sunday

The Library is open 24/7 self service only at all other times.

Any registered student or member of staff with a Leeds Metropolitan University Campus Card can use the facilities overnight. Please bring your card with you as a check will be made by security at 21:00 and only those entitled to use the facilities will be permitted to remain in The Library.

Please note external and guest users may not use the facilities overnight between 21:00 and 08:30.

The access control system on the external doors at the entrance to the Leslie Silver Building will be turned on at the following times:

  • Monday - Friday 21:00
  • Saturday/Sunday 19:00

Please see posters or Library Online news for information about staffed services during vacations or select dates from the options on the menu on the left.

Some IT systems may be unavailable at times for routine maintenance. We will try to ensure minimum disruption and we apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.


Phone Us (0113) 812 1000 - you can also get 24/7 IT support on this number.

Email Us or Chat with Us

Visit Us - come to the Help and Information Point in The Library