The opening hours for the General Reading Room are:
- Monday: 09.30-20.30
- Tuesday: 09.30-20.30
- Wednesday: 10.00-20.30
- Thursday: 09.30-20.30
- Friday: 09.30-20.30
- Saturday: 09.30-13.00
Readers should return all material to the Collection and Return Desk no later than 10 minutes before closing time to allow staff to complete closing procedures.
- Chat online — Monday-Friday, 14.00-16.00 and 18.00-20.00.