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Opening hours

Open 24/7 for LSE staff and students

Library building

Use your LSE card to enter LSE Library.

  • open 24/7 for LSE staff and students
  • 8am to midnight for all other visitors


Library staff are normally online 10am to 5pm, and on campus 10am until 4pm, Monday to Friday.

  • email
  • Library Chat (IM)
  • 020 7955 7229
  • staff on the ground floor 10am to 4pm
  • staff roaming the building 12pm to 4pm

The Women's Library Reading Room

  • open by appointment 10am to 4pm, Monday to Friday

Contact us with your requirements and to request an appointment.


Exhibition Gallery

  • Monday to Friday, 9am to 7pm
  • Saturday and Sunday, 11am to 6pm

Find out about our exhibitions.