Goldsmiths Library

The Library is located in the Rutherford Building (RB). Find us on the campus map.

Library opening times

The Library is now open for Summer Vacation opening hours, from 9am-midnight every day. Access is by swipecard only after 9pm. Special Collections is open from 10am-6pm Monday to Friday (extended to 7pm on Wednesday).

See opening times for further details. For telephone enquiries, please call 020 7919 7150, or contact the Library Helpdesk (for book renewals etc) on 020 7919 7189.

Network downtime opening times

The Rutherford Building, including the Library, will be closed from 1am on Saturday 11 July until 9am on Wednesday 15 July 2015.

From 11–18 July the first floor of the Library is being re-furbished and so the books and periodicals from 001–699 will not be available. The first floor study space will not be accessible.

Do contact the Library by phone on 020 7919 7150 or email to ask about alternative places to study on the campus and check the using other libraries section for other libraries you can visit. All members of Goldsmiths can join Senate House Library which has extensive online resources.

During the closure period the online resources of the library will not be available.

Library staff will not be available from 11–13 July but from 14 July we will be able to answer queries on the telephone or by email.

There will be updates on our blog and on Twitter @GoldsmithsLib.

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