The Reading Room will change to Summer opening hours, effective from 4 December 2017 to 23 February 2018 inclusive.
Plans for the Reading Room relocation are on indefinite hold. Collections access still to be affected by repository works.
Access to Special Collections have been limited due to essential works relating to the development of Level 3 collection repositories.
Reading Room services and opening hours will be disrupted from 9 October 2017 due to changes made in collection repositories.
Regular patrons of the Reading Room will know that the Client Services Team undertook a review of the security aspects of the Reading Room in late 2016. The results of the Review gave us much food for thought.
From 2017, items from Rare Books will be retrieved for researchers once per day.