Central Library, South Kensington

Central Library

Opening hours

Open:
24 hours
(Closed every Fri 23.00 - Sat 10.00)

Central Library Building Project

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Central Library Welcome Desk

Desk services

Welcome Desk and Information Hub open:
Term
Monday - Friday 08.30 – 21.00
Saturday 10.00 - 18.00
Sunday 11.00 - 19.00
Summer vacation
Monday - Friday 09.00 – 19.00
Saturday - 10.00 - 18.00
Sunday – Closed

ICT Service Desk:
Monday - Friday 08.30 – 18.00

Student

Get in touch

General enquiries:
ASK the Library
+44 (0)20 7594 8810
@imperiallibrary

Renewals and your library account:
issuedesk@imperial.ac.uk

Text an Attendant:
020 7594 8883

Campus libraries

Charing Cross Campus Library

Charing Cross

cxissuedesk@imperial.ac.uk
+44 (0)20 7594 0755

Open:
Mon - Fri 09.00 - 21.00
July-December
Saturday 10.00 - 17.00
January-June
Saturday - Sunday 10.00 - 21.00

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Chelsea and Westminster Campus Library

Chelsea and Westminster

librarycw@imperial.ac.uk
+44 (0)20 3315 8107 

Open:
Mon - Fri 09.00 - 21.00
Sat 13.30 - 17.00

Swipe card access is available to the main library outside of opening hours

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Hammersmith Campus Library

Hammersmith and White City

Hammersmith Campus Library

hammersmithlibrary@imperial.ac.uk
Tel: +44 (0)20 7594 9943

Open:
Mon - Fri
1st floor 09.00 - 21.00
Ground floor 07.00 - midnight
Sat - Sun
1st floor closed
Ground floor 07.00 - midnight

Building access requires an ID and PIN code

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Services for staff and students based at the White City Campus

Royal Brompton, St Mary's and Silwood Park

Royal Brompton Campus Library

Royal Brompton

br.library@imperial.ac.uk
+44 (0)20 7594 7917

Open:
Mon - Fri 09.00 - 17.00
The Issue Desk may be closed at lunchtime, please telephone in advance.

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St Mary's Campus Library

St Mary's

sm-lib@imperial.ac.uk
+ 44 (0)20 7594 3692

Open:
Mon - Fri 09.00 - 21.00
Sat 13.30 - 17.00

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Silwood Park Campus Library

Silwood Park

silwood.library@imperial.ac.uk
+44 (0)20 7594 2461

Open:
Mon - Fri 10.00 - 17.00 (staffed) 

Open and unstaffed 24 hours a day, including over the weekend

Please contact library staff before travelling to Silwood Park to ensure the material you need is available

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