Latest information for Students and Staff on the Library Service

Mainland Scotland is in COVID-19 level 4 and Library services are operating within these requirements to keep staff and students safe. We are unable to provide access to members of the public.

Please see www.abdn.ac.uk/about/coronavirus/ for all University updates or email coronavirus@abdn.ac.uk if you have any questions or concerns.

The Sir Duncan Rice Library

The Sir Duncan Rice Library

The Sir Duncan Rice Library is open for registered students and staff, with a reduced occupancy. Current Occupancy can be seen online

  • Open Monday to Friday 10:00 - 17:00 

  • The Hardback Café at The Sir Duncan Rice Library is closed and all seating in this area is closed off. 

See here for further information on the Library Service.

Special Collections Centre & Gallery

Wolfson Reading Room Opening Hours

In response to the Covid-19 restrictions now in place across mainland Scotland, important safety changes have been made to our research service. The Reading Room is now closed to researchers, but we continue to support research by our online enquiry service, including Scan & Send. As we have more limited access to collections than in normal circumstances, please allow for a longer turn-around time.

For more information, please see the FAQs.

Exhibition Gallery is closed until further notice

 

Medical Library

Medical Library

The Medical Library is open for registered students and staff, with a reduced occupancy. 

  • Open Monday to Friday 10:00 - 17:00 (from Wednesday 24 February)

See here for further information on the Library Service.

Taylor Library

Taylor Library

The Taylor Library is closed and will re-open when safe to do so.

See here for further information on the Library Service.

Museums

Museum Opening Hours

King's Museum

Old Town House, High Street, Aberdeen
Currently Closed in response to COVID-19

 

Zoology Museum

Zoology Building, Tillydrone Avenue, University of Aberdeen
Currently closed in response to COVID-19

 

Full details of Museum Opening Hours can be found here.