Our Edinburgh reading rooms have reopened to existing and new library card holders, on a pre-booked basis only, with revised opening hours.
- Tuesday-Saturday, 10.00-16.00
- Tuesday-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.
We close for selected public holidays over the Christmas and New Year period. Further details to follow.