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Opening hours

General information about Library opening hours and details for each site.

Term opening times (Monday 16th September 2019 - Friday 19th June 2020)

24/7 opening at All Saints


Opening hours Staffed help desk hours
Monday - Friday 24 hours

9:00am - 7:00pm

Saturday - Sunday 24 hours 11.00am - 5:00pm

The All Saints Library will be open 24/7 until Friday 19th June 2020. This will include opening throughout the Christmas and Easter vacations.

Please see the Vacation, bank holiday and other variations section below for details of changes to our opening hours during the vacations.

There is restricted access to All Saints Library during our exam periods. Please check the News section of our website for more information.

When the help desk closes, the building will remain open and a night security team will be in place to ensure the safety of the building and its occupants. Please note:

  • You must have your valid Manchester Metropolitan ID card with you when you enter the Library.
  • There are restrictions on visitor access. Please check the Visitors section of our website for more information.
  • Self issue, book returns, PC’s, printing and photocopying services will be available at all times.

For information about opening times for the Special Collections, please see the Special Collections web site.

Vacation, bank holiday and other variations

Christmas vacation 2019

From Saturday 14th December 2019 - Wednesday 1st January 2020, the library will remain open 24/7. Library staff are on hand to help you during the times listed below:


Staffed help desk hours
Saturday 14th December Closed
Sunday 15th December 11:00am - 5:00pm
Monday 16th - Friday 20th December 9:00am - 7:00pm
Saturday 21st December Closed
Sunday 22nd December 11:00am - 5:00pm
Monday 23rd December 9:00am - 7:00pm
Tuesday 24th December - Wednesday 1st January Closed

Normal help desk staffed hours will resume on Thursday 2nd January 2020.

Library Rovers

Library Rovers are available at the following times:

Monday - Sunday  12:00pm - 4:00pm

Library Rovers are recognisable by a blue lanyard badge and blue sash.