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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 13 AprilOpen10:00 - 20:00
Staffed Service10:00 - 19:30
Mon 14 AprilOpen08:30 - 20:00
Staffed Service08:30 - 19:30
Tue 15 AprilOpen08:30 - 20:00
Staffed Service08:30 - 19:30
Wed 16 AprilOpen08:30 - 20:00
Staffed Service08:30 - 19:30
Thu 17 AprilOpen08:30 - 20:00
Staffed Service08:30 - 19:30
Fri 18 AprilOpen09:00 - 17:00
Staffed Service09:00 - 16:30
Sat 19 AprilOpen10:00 - 17:00
Staffed Service10:00 - 16:30

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