University of Southampton Libraries’ opening times for Easter 2017


Easter bank holiday weekend

The Hartley Library, Library & Learning Commons (including Study Areas) at the Avenue campus, Health Services Library, National Oceanographic Library and Winchester School of Art Library will all be closed for the Easter bank holiday weekend: Good Friday 14 – Easter Monday 17 April 2017 inclusive.

Reduced opening

On Thursday 13 and Tuesday 18 April both Hartley Library and Health Services Library will be open for reduced hours.

Detailed times

Opening hours for our Libraries will vary during the Easter vacation period:

Hartley Library

Saturday 8 and Sunday 9 April 09:00-midnight
Monday 10 – Wednesday 12 April 07:30 – midnight
Thursday 13 April 09:00-18:00
Easter Weekend, Friday 14 – Monday 17 April Hartley Library closed
Tuesday 18 April 09:00-18:00
Wednesday 19 – Sunday 23 April
Monday – Friday 07:30 – midnight
Saturday & Sunday 09:00 – midnight
Monday 24 April Library 24/7 returns, from 07:30


Health Services Library, Southampton General Hospital

Open as normal throughout the Easter vacation, except closed Friday 14Monday 17 April. Open Thursday 13 and Tuesday 18 April, 09:00 – 17:00.
From Wednesday 19 April, 08:15 usual opening times apply.

Library & Learning Commons, Avenue Campus

Easter vacation opening hours operate from Saturday 1 to Sunday 23 April. Open Monday – Friday 10:00 – 16:00, Closed on Saturdays and Sundays throughout.  Closed Thursday 13Tuesday 18 April. 
From Wednesday 19 April, 10:00, vacation opening resumes.
Study areas:  Open as normal throughout the Easter vacation, 08:00-23:00, except Closed Thursday 13–Tuesday 18 April.  Re-opens, Wednesday 19 April, at 08:00.

Please be aware that there will be maintenance work at the Avenue campus throughout the Easter vacation.  Sometimes the work will be noisy, if you find this too disruptive, quiet study and work areas are available in the Hartley Library.   Please accept our apologies.

National Oceanographic Library

Open as normal throughout the Easter vacation, except closed Thursday 13–Tuesday 18 April.  Re-opens Wednesday 19 April,  08:50.

Winchester School of Art Library

During the Easter vacation, open Monday-Friday 09:00-17:00, closed on Saturdays and Sundays. Closed Thursday 13-Tuesday 18 April. 
From Wednesday 19 April, 09:00, vacation opening applies.
From Monday 24 April, open 09:00 and resumes term time opening pattern.

Please visit the Library opening hours webpage for details of opening hours across all University Libraries.


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