Contact and opening hours

Bank Holiday and Closure Dates 2018/2019

Christmas & New Year Closure:
Sat 22.12. – Mon 07.01.2019 incl.

Library Closure:
Fri 21.12. – Mon 07.01.2019 incl.
During the week from 07.01. the library has reduced opening times:
Mon: 07.01.: closed
Tue: 08.01.: 15:00 - 19:00
Wed 09.01.: 17:00 - 19:00
Thu 10.01.:  17:00 - 19:00
Fri 11.01.:  closed
Sat 12.01.:  09:30 - 13:30

 

General Opening Hours

Monday - Thursday: 09:00–21:00
Friday: 09:00 – 16:00
Saturday: 09:30 – 13:30
The Library will be closed over Christmas and the New Year from 21.12.2018 to 05.01.2019 incl.

During the week from 07.01. the library has reduced opening times; details t.b.c.

Regular Opening Hours:
Monday - Tuesday: 16:00 - 19:00
Wednesday - Thursday: 11:00 - 19:00
Saturday: 09:30 – 13:30
Language Office Opening Hours for telephone enquiries:

Monday - Thursday: 14:00 - 17:00
Friday: 10:00 - 13:00

Consultations in person by arrangement.
If you would like to speak to one of our staff, please arrange an appointment in advance.
 

Directions


Public Transport
  • Tube:
    - St. George's Road or Kelvinbridge
  • Bus:
    You will find bus stops near the Institute on Woodlands Road, Elderslie Road / Sauchiehall Street and Great Western Road:
    - Woodlands Rd: 4/4 A (First Buses)
    - Elderslie Rd/ Sauchiehall St: 19, 3, 77 (First Buses), 7 (McGill's)
    - Great Western Road: 6, 6A, 6B (First Buses)
    You may also consult the First website to find the most suitable bus route for you: First: SimpliCITY
  • Train:
    - Charing Cross Station (in walking distance)
    - Central Station (Exit Hope Street). Then by bus further along to Woodlands Road (second stop after Charing Cross, next to a church), then a steep walk up Woodlands Gate, left and right to Park Circus
    - Queen Street Station or Buchanan Bus Station. With the tube further along to Kelvinbridge Station or St. George’s Cross Station (both are within 10 mins. walking distance from the Institute)
Parking Facilities
There are parking charges in operation in Park Circus and the surrounding area. So please remember to bring coins with you to feed the parking meter! No charges after 6pm and on weekends.