The Hartley Library, Library & Learning Commons (including Study Areas), Health Services Library, National Oceanographic Library and Winchester School of Art Library will all be closed for the Easter weekend: Good Friday 25 – Easter Monday 28 March 2016 inclusive.
On Tuesday 29 and Wednesday 30 March both Hartley Library and Health Services Library will be open for reduced hours.
Opening hours for our Libraries will vary during the Easter vacation period:
|Friday 18 March||Library 24/7 ends, closing at midnight|
|Saturday 19 and Sunday 20 March||09:00-midnight|
|Monday 21 – Thursday 24 March||07:30 – midnight|
|Easter Weekend, Friday 25 – Monday 28 March||Library closed|
|Tuesday 29 and Wednesday 30 March||09:00-18:00|
|Thursday 31 March – Sunday 17 April|
|Monday – Friday||07:30 – midnight|
|Saturday & Sunday||09:00 – midnight|
|Monday 18 April||Library 24/7 begins, from 07:30|
Health Services Library, Southampton General Hospital
Open as normal throughout the Easter vacation, except closed Friday 25–Monday 28 March. Open Tuesday 29 and Wednesday 30 March, 09:00 – 17:00.
From Thursday 31 March, 08:15 usual opening times apply.
Library & Learning Commons, Avenue Campus
Easter vacation opening hours will operate from Saturday 19 March to Sunday 17 April. Open Monday – Friday 10:00 – 16:00, Closed on Saturdays and Sundays throughout. Closed Friday 25–Wednesday 30 March.
From Thursday 31 March, 10:00, vacation opening applies.
Study areas: Open as normal throughout the Easter vacation, 08:00-23:00, except closed Friday 25–Wednesday 30 March. Re-opens, Thursday 31 March, 08:00.
National Oceanographic Library
Open as normal throughout the Easter vacation, except closed Friday 25–Wednesday 30 March. Re-opens Thursday 31 March, 09:00.
Winchester School of Art Library
During the Easter vacation, open Monday-Friday 09:00-17:00, closed on Saturdays and Sundays. Closed Friday 25-Wednesday 30 March.
From Thursday 31 March, 09:00, vacation opening applies.
From Monday 18 April, open 09:00 and reverts to usual term time opening pattern.
Please visit the Library opening hours webpage for details of opening hours across all University Libraries.
- One week loan items will continue to be issued for one week up to the Easter closure.
- Unless recalled or required by another person, these items can be renewed throughout the vacation to extend the date due into term three.
- For Course Collection items, items borrowed from Thursday 24 March will be due for return by Thursday 31 March.
Please check both your Library account and your University email account regularly throughout vacation periods.
University Library online resources will be available throughout the Easter period, as usual. The Library recommends that you use the Southampton Virtual Environment (SVE), and when using your own computer, you install the appropriate VMWare View Client in order to take full advantage of the virtual environment.
For further information regarding the Easter vacation, contact details for each library are available from our LibGuides pages.