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Study spaces

The Library provides a wide variety of study spaces to suit all your different learning needs.

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Library Services are open online, even though our buildings are closed.

Students chatting in the main Library

Main Library

Quiet, individual or collaboration study for all.

Opening times

Mon-Sun: 24 hours

Summer bank holiday

Open: Sun 30 Aug until 00:00
Closed: Mon 31 Aug
Open: Tues 1 Sept, 8:30

Students collaborating in the Research Exchange

Wolfson Research Exchange

A dedicated space for postgraduate researchers to work collaboratively, innovatively and individually. Bookable space by researches for research-based events.

Opening times

Mon-Sun: 24 hours

Summer bank holiday

Open: Sun 30 Aug until 00:00
Closed: Mon 31 Aug
Open: Tues 1 Sept, 8:30

A student with a laptop in the PG Hub

Postgrad Hub

A multipurpose dedicated space for postgraduates. Located outside of the Library in Senate House. Find out more about support for postgraduates.

Opening times

Mon-Sun: 09:00-00:00

Easter vacation

Closed: Fri 10 April – Mon 13 April inclusive

Spring bank holidays

Closed: Fri 8 May
Closed: Mon 25 May

Summer bank holiday

Closed: Mon 31 Aug

Students collaborating at University House

Learning Grid University House

Group study in a flexible and informal space. Card access for students of the University. Bookable rooms for undergraduates and taught postgraduates.

Opening times

Mon-Sun: 08:00 – 22:00

Easter vacation

Closed: Fri 10 April – Mon 13 April inclusive

Summer

Closed: Sat 20 Jun - Sun 4 Oct

A student studying in the Learning Grid

Learning Grid Rootes

A space to study collaboratively or individually. Card access for students of the University. Bookable rooms for undergraduates and taught postgraduates.

Opening times

Mon-Sun: 08:00-22:00

Easter vacation

Closed: Fri 10 April – Mon 13 April inclusive

Summer

Closed: Sat 20 Jun - Sun 4 Oct

Students studying in the BioMed Grid

BioMed Grid

A flexible and informal space for individual or group study, specifically for Biological Sciences and Medical Students. Located in the Warwick Medical School Building.

Opening times

Term Time
Mon-Fri: 08:00-22:00
Sat-Sun: 10:00-18:00

Vacation
Mon-Fri: 10:00-16:00
Sat-Sun: Closed

Easter vacation

Closed: Fri 10 April – Mon 13 April inclusive

Summer

Closed: Mon 31 Aug

A student sitting at a desktop computer in the Leamington Learning Grid

Learning Grid Leamington

Group or individual study for students living in Leamington Spa. Card access for students of the University. Bookable computers and desks for undergraduates and taught postgraduates.

Opening times

Term 1 and 2:
Mon-Fri: 12:00-22:00
Sat-Sun: 09:00-17:00

Term 3:
Mon-Fri: 10:00-22:00
Sat-Sun: 09:00-17:00

Easter vacation

Closed: Fri 10 April – Mon 13 April inclusive

Summer

Closed: Sat 20 Jun - Sun 4 Oct

Students at a teaching session in the Teaching Grid

Teaching Grid

A space for collaboration and teaching for all those involved in teaching at Warwick.

Opening times

Term Time
Mon-Fri: 08:45-19:00

Vacation
Mon-Fri: 10:00-16:00

Easter vacation

Closed: Fri 10 April – Mon 13 April inclusive

Spring bank holiday

Closed: Fri 8 May
Closed: Mon 25 May

Summer bank holiday

Closed: Mon 31 Aug

Studying at the MRC archives

Modern Records Centre

The leading repository for trade union, employers’ associations and political organisation archives. Rooms to access or search archives or plan sessions for students.

Opening times

Mon-Tues: 09:00-17:00
Wed-Thurs: 09:00-19:00
Fri: 09:00-16:00

Sat-Sun: Closed

Easter vacation

Closed: Fri 10 April – Mon 13 April inclusive

Spring bank holiday

Closed: Fri 8 May
Closed: Mon 25 May

Summer bank holiday

Closed: Mon 31 Aug

Community campaigns

 Space Hog Space Hog
We are raising awareness of how valuable Library study spaces are, and asking our Library community to consider others and not hog desks.

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 Keep it safe Keep it Safe
To raise awareness of the importance of the safety of your personal belongings.

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