Library

Student taking a book from the library shelf

The perfect place to study

Our libraries offer a welcoming and comfortable learning environment, with group, individual and quiet study areas.

Membership is automatic for all full-time and part-time students and our friendly and knowledgeable staff are always happy to help. You'll also receive a full induction to help you make the most of our services, including:

  • Books, periodicals, DVDs, videos and online resources.
  • A wide range of workshops.
  • Excellent IT running advanced software.
  • WiFi to help work from you own computer.
  • Printing and photocopying.
  • Stationery at competitive prices.

You'll find our library and study facilities at these campuses at the following times:

City Campus

Our term-time opening hours are: 

  • Monday: 08:30 - 19:00 *
  • Tuesday: 08:30 - 21:00 *
  • Wednesday: 08:30 - 21:00 *
  • Thursday: 08:30 - 21:00 *
  • Friday: 08:30 - 17:00*

Please note that all computers need to be shut down 15 minutes before closing time.

* The library is staffed 08:30-19:00 Monday-Thursday, with self-service running between the hours of 19:00 and 21:00 Tuesday-Thursday.

The above hours are term-time opening hours. During holidays, the library is open from 09:00 to 17:00.

Riverside Campus

Our term-time opening hours are: 

  • Monday: 08:30 - 19:00 *
  • Tuesday: 08:30 - 21:00 *
  • Wednesday: 08:30 - 21:00 *
  • Thursday: 08:30 - 21:00 *
  • Friday: 08:30 - 17:00*

Please note that all computers need to be shut down 15 minutes before closing time.

* The library is staffed 08:30-19:00 Monday-Thursday, with self-service running between the hours of 19:00 and 21:00 Tuesday-Thursday.

The above hours are term-time opening hours. During holidays, the library is open from 09:00 to 16:30.

 

Library Catalogue

The library catalogue allows you to browse our wide collection of books, journals, DVDs, multimedia and e-books. You can also renew and reserve books online and access reading lists to support your course.

You can find out more about accessing the catalogue, and a list of campus-specific e-resources, at the following websites:

Take a 360-degree tour of our City Library.

Want to Know More?

For more information on services, opening hours and electronic resources, contact your nearest campus library, or send us an email. 

Email: library@cityofglasgowcollege.ac.uk.

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