Opening times

The Library is open for Goldsmiths students, staff and Alumni, Community and SCONUL users.

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Library building and self-service access

The Library is open 24 hours every day for Goldsmiths students, staff and Alumni.

The Library is open from 9am-9pm for registered Community and SCONUL users.

Contact Library staff

Live chat (  ) and library (
Monday - Friday, 9am - 6pm
Saturday - Sunday, closed

Library Help Desk
Monday to Friday, 9am - 6pm
Saturday to Sunday, closed

Phone: 020 7919 7189
Monday - Friday, 9am - 6pm
Saturday - Sunday, closed

Special Collections and Archive
Monday - Friday, 10am - 6pm
Saturday - Sunday, closed

Textile Collection and Constance Howard Gallery
Monday - Friday, 1pm - 5pm
Please contact  textiles ( to book an appointment outside of these hours. 

Remote working support

To support you when you are working remotely Goldsmiths students have access to an extensive digital library, including 228 databases, over 40,000 e-books and over 12,000 online journals, available online 24/7.

Our academic support guides can help you with your studies and you can access support and advice on our computer, IT, audio/video and information systems.