The usual opening hours of libraries is from monday to friday, from 8:30 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. (on July,until 8:30p.m.)
Access during normal business hours is free. In periods of extraordinary openings and no regular schedule consistent accreditation you will be requested at:
TIU: for staff belonging to the University Community of the UA.
Your college identification card: for students from other universities.
Temporary External User license with the DNI: for staff endorsed or belonging to groups that have established an agreement with the Library of the University of Alicante. This card can be requested at the counter of Punt BIU of the General Library.
They will be closed holidays approved in the work schedule.
Study room 24 hours
The 24-hour study room located on the ground floor of the General library building, and with entrance from outside, is open 24 hours a day, every day of the year except 24 and 31 December, which will be closed from 9:00 p.m. until 5:00 p.m. of the following day.
Study room in San Fernando building
The San Fernando 40 building in the center of Alicante offers to the University Community, conference, meetings and study rooms.
The study room will remain open from Monday to Friday, from 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. In exams periods, it will be open 24 hours from Monday to Sunday.
In August, the room schedule will be, from Monday to Friday, from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. It will be closed on weekends.
Any change in the schedule can be checked on the building itself or on the phone 965 90 98 90.
NOTICE: The University Library has no responsibility over this room.
From Monday to Friday all the rooms at their regular hours and until 2:30 a.m. only on the 1st floor.
Weekends only the 1st floor.
During the weekends and in the slots outside normal hours the rooms will function as study rooms.
The 24-hour Room will remain open every day of the week.
Closed on December 24 and 31 2018.
On December 26, 27 and 28, 2018, and on January 2, 3 and 4, 2019, the General Library Building opens from 8:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. with minimum staff.
On December 26, 27 and 28, the 1st floor opens as a study room from 2:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
The 24 hours Study Room opens 24 hours, except on December 24 and 31 when it will be closed from 9:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. of the next day.
Closed from April 18 to April 29, 2019
On April 18, 23, 24, 25 and 26, 2019, the General Library Building opens from 8:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. with minimum staff. In the case of high occupancy, the first floor opens exclusively as a study room from 2:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. The other rooms will be closed.