Bedford campus

Important Notice:

Opening hours from 11.3.21

Monday – Friday 8.30 – 20.00


Saturdays 9.45 – 15.45

Sundays 10.45 – 16.45

Late May opening:
Staffed by security
Monday 31st May: 8.30 – 20.00

Enquiries will be answered from 1.6.21

Return to campus code of conduct includes:

  • No ID no entry
  • All library customers at every campus are required to wear face coverings while in the library
  • 2m social distancing throughout the library

Reduced number of library staff on campus and they will be operating from the ground floor customer service desk behind an acrylic screen

Group study rooms and furniture are not available for use.

Sanitisation stations are available throughout the library so library customers can sanitise their hands as well as sanitise their workstations before and after use

Staff Availability via SiD online during closure

Mon- Fri 8.30 - 18.00

Log enquiries on SiD and staff will respond as quickly as possible

Opening Hours 24/7 - currently suspended

Standard Staffed Hours - currently suspended

Monday - Friday 08:30 - 22:00
Saturday 09:45 - 15:45
Sunday 10:45 - 16:45

Security will be on duty at all other times.

2nd Floor - Silent Floor

2nd Floor is a Silent Study floor. Noise levels are monitored by regular staff patrols. Please observe the Silence requirement. Sanctions are in place for talking.


Learning Resources and Service Excellence makes every effort to maintain 24/7 365 this does not mean that Library staff are necessarily on duty for the whole of the opening hours. If you wish to check ring: (01234) 793189.

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