The Teaching and Learning Centre (TLC) provides space for independent and group study, as well as lectures and teaching activity.
Study spaces are on the 2nd floor, and there's a mixture of 400 individual, group and informal study spaces.
The Library Virtual Enquiry Desk is available if you require any support.
Vacation opening times
(Saturday 18 March - Sunday 23 April):
(term time from Monday 24 April):
Monday-Sunday between 8am-9.30pm
(last entry 9pm via campus card swipe access)
Durham University Library
Tel: +44 (0)191 334 5357
The University welcomes the use of face coverings in shared indoor spaces on campus. Details of all our safety measures can be found on our Visiting our Buildings guide.
If you are feeling unwell, please stay at home and try to avoid contact with people. Please visit the University webpages for more details.
Please see our Accessibility and Support Guide for further information.
We have a range of individual and group study spaces available on Level 2 of the Teaching and Learning Centre, in a bright, light environment.
These are available on a drop-in basis.
If you wish to book a study space in advance, we have a range of bookable study spaces available at Bill Bryson Library - visit our Study Spaces guide for more information.
Lidded drinks and cold food are currently allowed in the study spaces on Level 2.
The TLC has its own cafe called Zing - please see Zing webpages for current opening times.
This is a clean as you go area - please wipe down any surfaces before and after use, and place all rubbish in the bins provided.