Three students working together at a desk in the library, with book shelves surrounding them.

Campus Libraries

There are libraries and resource centres on all campuses, which provide you with the use of PCs and a place to study when at College. Moodle, our virtual learning environment, can be accessed anywhere with internet access.

Library opening hours

These hours may be subject to change.  Please check the Library website for the most up-to-date information.

Easter Holiday

Campus libraries will be open 9 am - 3 pm during the Easter holidays, with exceptions;

  • All campus libraries will be closed on Friday 29 March and Monday 1 April.
  • Midlothian Library will be closed from Friday, 29 March - Friday, 5 April.

Normal Campus Library opening hours will resume on Monday 15 April 2024.

Please email library@edinburghcollege.ac.uk if you need help during this period.

Term Time 

Campus Term Time Opening Hours
Granton

Monday and Friday                    

8.30 am - 4.30 pm

Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday   

8.30 am - 5.30 pm

Granton: Amber/Red Learning Streets

Monday to Friday                        

8.00 am - 9.00 pm

Midlothian

Monday to Friday                                         

8.30 am - 4.30 pm

Milton Road

Monday to Friday                                         

8.30 am - 4.30 pm

Sighthill

Monday and Friday                    

8.30 am - 4.30 pm

Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday   

8.30 am - 5.30 pm

Granton Learning Street Information

  1. Top-ups for printing credit are only available when the Library is open.
  2. All Learning Street PCs (Red and Amber) are set for walk-up access. There is no need to book.

Our campus libraries provide you with access to:

  • Open access and bookable study spaces for both individual and group use
  • Computers (Macs and PCs)
  • Books, magazines and journals
  • Photocopying and printing facilities
  • Laptops available to borrow within the libraries

Our virtual Library, through Moodle, provides you with access to:

  • Library information, opening times and facilities
  • eCore: Our Library search tool
  • Online resources and databases for your area
  • Online journal and magazine articles, eBooks and videos
  • Research and referencing guidance
  • Your Subject Research Guides
  • Contact information and support
Red and yellow seats and book shelves at the Milton Road library.
Student working alone in the library, while another student is browsing the books on the shelf behind.

Contact us

Get in touch with our library team on:

library@edinburghcollege.ac.uk

Granton: 0131-297-9444 

Sighthill: 0131-297-9996