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University Library

Bill Bryson Library


The Bill Bryson Library is situated on Stockton Road on the Science Site at Durham Campus (travel information).

Get directions to the Bill Bryson Library


To access the Bill Bryson Library, you must bring your Campus Card with you and swipe in using the turnstiles.

External day visitors are welcome - please bring bring photo ID and proof of your address. Please check our Access for Visitors page for eligibility.

Opening Hours

DateOpening Hours
Sun 24 MayOpen24/7
Staffed Service09:00 - 23:30
Mon 25 MayOpen24/7
Staffed Service08:00 - 23:30
Tue 26 MayOpen24/7
Staffed Service08:00 - 23:30
Wed 27 MayOpen24/7
Staffed Service08:00 - 23:30
Thu 28 MayOpen24/7
Staffed Service08:00 - 23:30
Fri 29 MayOpen24/7, ending at 22:00
Staffed Service08:00 - 21:30
Sat 30 MayOpen09:00 - 22:00
Staffed Service09:00 - 21:30

Study facilities

This is a summary of Bill Bryson Library study facilities, full details are available.

Documentation collections

The Bill Bryson Library includes three major documentation collections, rich in primary sources:

Contact details

Durham University Library
Stockton Road
United Kingdom

Tel: +44 (0)191 334 3042
Fax: +44 (0) 191 334 2971