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Main Library: Semester

St Mary's College Library

The Richardson Research Library at Martyrs Kirk

Special Collections

JF Allen Library

Library at the Gateway

Dr Ettie Stewart Steele Reading Room

Looking for somewhere to study when the Library closes or gets too busy? Have a look at the study spaces guide provided by the Students' Association.

See how many people are in the Main Library and where pcs are available now! The number displayed below is indicative of how many people have come in through the Library entry gates. We have 1027 study spaces available in the Library (excluding seats in the cafe and some soft seating areas).

 

Main Library

North Street
Telephone: 01334 462331/2

Semester

Building*              
Monday-Sunday 0800-0200 

*Last entry to the Main Library building is 15 minutes before closing: 0145

Library Service Desk
 
Monday-Friday 0900-2100
Saturday 1000-1700
Sunday 1100-1800
IT Service Desk  
Monday-Friday 0900-1800
Saturday 1000-1700
Sunday 1100-1800

St Mary's College Library

St Mary's College, South Street 
Telephone: 01334 462855

Semester

From Monday 17th September until Friday 21st September inclusive our opening hours will be:

Monday-Friday 0900-1700

From Monday 24th September our opening hours will be:

Monday-Friday 0900-1945

The Richardson Research Library at Martyrs Kirk

North Street

The Thomson Research Reading Room is open to all registered postgraduate students, academic and academic-related staff. Access to the building’s front entrance and to the Thomson Room is controlled by proximity card readers – please have your student/staff ID card with you at all times.

Thomson Research Reading Room

Semester 

Monday-Friday 0800-0000
Saturday-Sunday 1000-0000

Standard semester hours will begin again on Monday 17th September.

Special Collections: Napier Reading Room

Please check the Special Collections pages for opening times.

Visits by appointment only. To make an appointment, please email speccoll@st-andrews.ac.uk or phone 01334 462339.


JF Allen Library

School of Physics & Astronomy, North Haugh 
Telephone: 01334 463231

Contact 01334 463231, or email jfal@st-andrews.ac.uk for further information.

Semester

Monday-Friday 0800-1745 (authorised card-holders have access until 2030)

Staff are on duty Monday-Friday, 1000-1400. Self-issue and return in operation at all times.


Library at the Gateway

Gateway building, North Haugh

This space is open to all students.

Semester

Monday - Sunday 0900 - 2130

Dr Ettie Stewart Steele Reading Room

School of Chemistry, North Haugh 
Telephone: 01334 463775

The Dr Ettie Stewart Steele Reading Room in the Purdie Building is now operating on a reference-only basis. Books are not available for loan, although lending copies of some titles are held in the JF Allen Library (Physics building) and the Main Library. Photocopying facilities are available in the library.

Normal opening hours are 0900-1700.

Vicki Cormie (vhc1@st-andrews.ac.uk) is the main contact for any issues or enquiries relating to Library facilities in the School of Chemistry.