Our Edinburgh reading rooms have reopened to existing and new library card holders, on a pre-booked basis only, with revised opening hours.
- Tuesday to Saturday: 10.00-16.00
- Tuesday to Thursday: 10.00-13.00 and 14.00-16.00
Readers must book and preorder items 24 hours in advance. What you need to know before you visit
Other services in George IV Bridge
Readers' Registration is now open Tuesday to Saturday: 10.00-16.00.
The majority of our other Visitor Centre services will remain closed until further notice, although we will reopen them as soon as we can. This means there is no access to:
- Exhibitions and events.
Collecting copy orders
It is now possible to collect your copy orders, including maps, from the front door of the George IV Bridge building:
- Tuesday to Friday between 12.00 and 15.30.
There is no need to book for this service.