Our Edinburgh reading rooms have reopened to existing and new library card holders with revised opening hours.
- Monday to Saturday: 10.00-16.00
- Monday 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
The exhibition space is open during the following hours:
- Monday to Saturday, from 10.00 to 16.00.
Other services in George IV Bridge
The shop, café and Readers' Registration are open Monday to Saturday: 10.00-16.00.
Our buildings remain closed for events due to coronavirus (COVID-19), but you can take part in an online talk or workshop.
Collecting copy orders
It is now possible to collect your copy orders, including maps, from the front door of the George IV Bridge building:
- Monday to Friday between 12.00 and 15.30.
There is no need to book for this service.