Opening Hours

Using the Libraries

  • The Hugh Owen Library is accessible only by Aber Card outside of the core opening hours 08:30-17:00. Visitors without an Aber Card will need to ask staff at the desk to let them out of the building outside of these hours. 
  • Please report lost Aber Cards to Information Services immediately.

Information Services support and service levels

Core hours: 09:00-17:00 Monday-Friday

  • Information Services offers a full range of services and support between 09:00-17:00 Monday-Friday during term and vacation times (except when the libraries are closed).
  • During 09:00-10:00 Wednesdays, staff training hour, we offer self-service / reference use
  • Information Services carries out essential maintenance on the University’s ICT services on Tuesday mornings. Access to all services, including email and web access, must be considered "At Risk" between 7am and 10am.  Further information at:

Staffed service: 08.30-17:30

  • Please note outside of our core service hours of 09:00-17:00 Mon-Fri, some enquires may need to be referred.

Self-service / reference use: 17:30-08:30