Opening hours, contact and help

Learning Resources Centres (LRCs) opening hours

Visitor typeOpening hours College Lane LRCOpening hours de Havilland LRC
Current University of Hertfordshire
students and staff

Open 24/7

Open 24/7

SCONUL Access members (bands A, B, and C with current UH ID card)Open 24/7 Open 24/7
Walk-in visitors, including alumni, the general public, and SCONUL band R

08:00 to 22:00 Monday to Sunday

08:00 to 22:00 Monday to Sunday

Unaccompanied children and young people aged 0-17no accessno  access

Christmas and New Year Opening hours

Both of our Learning Resources Centres will remain open 24/7 throughout the Christmas and New Year break for our students, staff and SCONUL access scheme members

  • Find out more about changes to LRC services over the vacation period on AskHerts.
  • Visitors will continue to be able to access our LRCs from 08:00 to 22:00 as above.
  • Please check this page before travelling in case of any short-notice changes to LRC availability.

Walk-in visitors:

Our LRCs are open for walk-in visitors aged 18 and over.

  • Please see our visitor opening hours above.
  • We regret that unaccompanied visitors under the age of 18 are not currently permitted
  • Please bring photo ID and sign in at the LRC Security desk
  • Find out more on our LRC visitors' page

Prearranged and supervised groups are welcome to tour our LRCs.

Get help

Our Library and Computing Services Helpdesk service provides 24/7 support to our students and staff.

Access support online and by telephone available 08.00 to 18.00 Monday to Friday with telephone support available 24/7 outside of these times.

Please check for the latest service information.

Access a range of Library and Computing Services help and support at

Find out more about our LRCs

Find out more about SCONUL Access arrangements