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Architecture & History of Art: Opening Hours


Library Updates



We are now pleased to welcome a limited number of current Cambridge University students and staff in the library space. You may be asked to wait outside if there are more than 10 people in the library. 

Key points:

  • no appointment needed
  • use of self-issue machine for returns and borrowing is now permitted
  • current Cambridge university staff and students only for the time being
  • 4 person per room capacity (not including the Rare Books Room)
  • please wear face covering unless exempt
  • please keep an appropriate distance where possible

Please remember that the libraries are open for you online and more information about the University Library services, including 'scan and deliver' and other faculty and department libraries can be found at

•       For more general enquiries about using or accessing resources, using iDiscover, and much more: 
•       The AHA library guide: 

Returning AHA Library Items 

You may return AHA library items either via our out-of-hours returns box, located by the History of Art Department entrance, or in the library using the self-issue machine.


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