Opening hours vary throughout the year and by library site. Help Services are not necessarily available at all times.
Please check our summer staffing schedule 2019 for Main Library to make sure help is available.
Freshers' Week & Semester One (Weeks 1 to 11)
Saturday 7 September to Sunday 1 December
|Monday||7.30am - 2.30am|
|Tuesday||7.30am - 2.30am|
|Wednesday||7.30am - 2.30am|
|Thursday||7.30am - 2.30am|
|Friday||7.30am - 2.30am|
|Saturday||9.00am - 2.30am|
|Sunday||9.00am - 2.30am|
Main Library has an access control system with security gates regulating both entry and exit. Staff and students from the University of Dundee should open the gates using their ID/matriculation card. Other members of the Library should open the gates using the barcode on their LLC membership card. Everyone else visiting the building is required to produce proof of identity at Reception and apply for a day pass. See Access and Membership for further information.
When Main Library is open but no Help Services are available, members may not be admitted without the required ID and it is not possible to apply for membership or a day pass.
Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art & Design Library
Due to building work the Library will close at 5pm 16 - 20 September. Sorry for any inconvenience.
Summer Vacation & Freshers' Week
Saturday 25 May to Sunday 15 September
|Monday||8.45am - 5.00pm|
|Tuesday||8.45am - 5.00pm|
|Wednesday||8.45am - 5.00pm|
|Thursday||8.45am - 5.00pm|
|Friday||8.45am - 5.00pm|
Monday 16 September to Friday 20 December
|Monday||8.45am - 9.00pm|
|Tuesday||8.45am - 9.00pm|
|Wednesday||8.45am - 9.00pm|
|Thursday||8.45am - 9.00pm|
|Friday||8.45am - 5.00pm|
|Saturday||Midday - 5.00pm|
DJCAD Library is in the Matthew Building which has an access control system. Staff and students from the University of Dundee should call at DJCAD Reception (Monday - Friday 9.00am - 4.45pm) to have their ID/matriculation card activated for access. On weekdays before 4.45pm other members of the Library should produce their LLC membership card at DJCAD Reception to be admitted.
Outwith DJCAD Reception opening hours, LLC membership card holders (and staff and students who have not had their ID/matriculation card activated) are advised to obtain a DJCAD Library Visitor Pass from Main Library.
Robertson Trust Medical Library
24 hour access to the Medical Library is regulated by an access control system and is only available to students and staff from the University of Dundee, and to NHS Tayside members of the Library. To have your ID/matriculation card enabled, please email the Medical Library and allow 2 working days (Monday - Friday) for the application to be processed.
Open access for other members of the Library and visitors is available Monday - Friday 8.45am - 4.45pm. Outwith these hours, loans may be returned via a book drop situated on Level 8 adjacent to the library entrance.
Kirkcaldy Campus Library
(apart from Christmas & New Year Vacation)
|Monday||8.30am - 9.00pm|
|Tuesday||8.30am - 9.00pm|
|Wednesday||8.30am - 9.00pm|
|Thursday||8.30am - 9.00pm|
|Friday||8.30am - 5.00pm|
|Saturday||10.00am - 2.00pm|
During the refurbishment and lift installation, the library at the Kirkcaldy Campus will be accessible via the external stairs to the conservatory from Monday 15 July. Please be mindful of the stairs during wet weather.
To access the Kirkcaldy Campus Library after 5.00pm Monday - Thursday staff and students from the University of Dundee should ring the doorbell at the main entrance door and show their ID/matriculation card to be admitted. Other members of the Library should show their LLC membership card and another form of photographic ID.