- Central Library
- Central Library reopened on 3 May 2021.
- George IV Bridge
- EH1 1EG
- [email protected]
- Opening hours
Monday: 1pm – 5pm
Tuesday: 10am – 5pm
Wednesday: 1pm – 5pm
Thursday: 10am – 5pm
Friday: 10am – 2pm
Saturday: 10am – 2pm
- Reopening services
Please note, the Edinburgh and Scottish Collection, Music Library and Art and Design Library remain closed.
The Reference Library is open for computer access only.
There are no study spaces available in the library.
We hope to begin opening up further services soon.
Without a booking, you can
- return your books
- pick up Hey Girls sanitary products.
You need to book a slot to:
- browse and borrow books
- use a public computer and print
- apply for a National Entitlement Card (bus pass)
- collect hearing aid batteries.
Photocopying will also be available with staff assistance.
- Library booking form
- Library reopening information
- Bus routes
- Lothian 23, 27, 41, 42, 45, 67
- Libraries home page