Due to pressure on study space during exam periods, access to All Saints Library in Manchester (apart from Special Collections) will be restricted to SCONUL Access bands A, B and C only (no Band R access) between Tuesday 23rd April – Friday 24th May 2019 (inclusive)
Access to the Crewe site library will be unaffected.
Please note that from Monday 18 March to Sunday 12 May 2019, SCONUL Access Reference Users (Band R) will not be able to access the University of Roehampton Library.
They are restricting access due to the pressure on study space and resources during the examination period. This does not affect Band A, B and C users.
Normal access will resume on Monday 13 May
There will be restrictions on library access at all Birmingham City University Libraries by SCONUL Access Band R users only from Saturday 27th April to Friday 7th June inclusive.
No access will be allowed and we will not process any new SCONUL Band R external library user applications during this time. This restriction is intended to cap additional external use of our libraries during a time of peak demand by our own student body, when study space is at a premium.
There will be restrictions on library access at De Montfort University by external visitors during the exam period from Saturday 30th March – Friday 10th May inclusive.
No membership cards will be created for any new external library users during this time. This will affect applications from members of the public, students from local colleges / 6th Forms and SCONUL users from other universities. There will similarly be no walk-in access for visitors at all from Saturday 30th March – Friday 10th May inclusive.
Library access by SCONUL users who have already had a library card made is unaffected.
The Law School Library at City, University of London is moving to temporary premises in August 2018, ahead of a move to a new Law School building during the 2019-20 session.
From 30th. July there will be no access for SCONUL Access members to the Northampton Square Law Library until it until the new library opens.
The Law Library at Gray’s Inn Place remains available for SCONUL Access users visiting City. Should you need to consult an item which is only available from Northampton square, please telephone to ask if it can be retrieved for you.
There will be access changes to the University of Bristol libraries from Monday 5 March 2018.
From that date visitors and SCONUL Access users will only be able to gain admittance to two of our libraries (the Arts & Social Sciences library and the Wills Memorial Library) whether they are already registered with University of Bristol libraries not.
These are the two biggest libraries with longest opening hours, which are the most used by visitors and SCONUL Access users.
From 1st September 2016, Sconul Access visitors will not have access to University of East London libraries after 9pm.