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Opening hours

We are open 8am until midnight

View Library opening hours and service desk hours.

Library building opening hours

  • 8am until 12 midnight for all current cardholders.

Enquiries Desk

Enquiries staff are your first stop for help with the Library and its services. You can also contact the team by email or on Twitter.

  • Monday to Friday: 9am to 5pm

Support Desk

Visit this desk to get general help with borrowing, requesting material and any other issues to do with your Library account. 

  • Monday to Friday: 9am to 7pm

The Women's Library Reading Room

On the 4th floor of the Library, The Women's Library Reading Room is the space for using LSE and The Women's Library archives and special collections. Read about access to archives and special collections

  • Monday to Friday: 10.30 am to 5pm

Exhibition Gallery

Visit our exhibition space by the entrance to LSE Library. Exhibitions change termly and are an opportunity to explore themes within our unique and distinctive collections. View information about our exhibitions.

Find us

LSE Library, 10 Portugal Street, London WC2A 2AE.

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