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Opening hours

We are open 8am to 12 midnight

LSE Library opening hours

  • 8am to 12 midnight for all current cardholders

Bank holidays

Our building is open as usual for bank holidays, but Library staff are not available.


Library staff are available online 9am to 6pm, and on campus 10am until 4pm, Monday to Friday.

If you need any help, get in touch:

  • email
  • Library Chat (IM)
  • call: 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.