Coronavirus Updates – LRC

From 5pm on Tuesday 24th March 2020 the LRC will be closed to all.  Helpdesk staff will be available via email only. For library queries, please contact and for all other enquiries please contact

It is anticipated that these restrictions will last for 3 weeks, however, the University is continuing to monitor closely and follow healthcare and government advice from Health Protection Scotland.

Our revised working hours in place are as follows: Monday – Friday 8am-7pm.

Our Liaison Librarians are also working at home but available to help students with any queries they might have via email.

We also have a dedicated page on the main QMU website with FAQ’s which are continually being updated.



We offer a variety of ways to give you the help and support you may need in getting the most out of the Library Service, from how to contact us, or information on our opening hours to subject support, additional help for disabled users and specialized research support - just follow the links below.

If you are still unable to find the help you need or have a specific question please email

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Help with Student IT

Opening Hours

LRC Service Desk

Subject Resources

Frequently Asked Questions

Library Induction

Support for Disabled Students

Research Support



Open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Our staffed hours are:

Semester time:

Monday to Friday 8am - 7pm

Saturday & Sunday 11am - 4pm

Summer vacation:

Monday to Friday 8am - 7pm

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Library Enquiries
0131 474 0000

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