Opening Hours

Upcoming closures

Details of upcoming closures can be found on the Find Us page.

During legal terms

The Library is normally open 9am to 8pm Monday to Friday.

Saturday openings

One of the four Inn libraries is open from 10:00 to 17:00 every Saturday during legal terms.

Members of any of the Inns are welcome to use the library that is open on a Saturday. 


  • 1 February Inner Temple
  • 8 February Lincoln's Inn
  • 15 February Middle Temple
  • 22 February Gray's Inn
  • 29 February Inner Temple


  • 7 March Lincoln's Inn
  • 14 March Middle Temple
  • 21 March Gray's Inn
  • 28 March Inner Temple


  • 4th April Gray's Inn
  • 11th April CLOSED
  • 18th April Middle Temple
  • 25 April Lincoln's Inn


For a full list of Saturday openings, see the Saturday Openings Rota 2019 - 2020 (PDF). 

Outside legal terms

From August to mid-September we are open from 9:00 to 17:00 Monday to Friday. 

We do not open on bank holidays or over the Christmas period and occasionally need to close early for special events, such as Call.

Closures are advertised here, as well as in Events, and through our Facebook and Twitter pages.

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