The Teaching and Learning Centre (TLC) provides space for independent and group study, as well as lectures and teaching activity.
Our study spaces are located on the 2nd floor. There's a mixture of 400 individual, group and informal study spaces, including study desks, low seating, high bar tables and media tables. This light and modern space is ideal for both collaborative and quiet, individual study.
The Library live chat service is available if you require any support.
Monday 8 January - Friday 15 March:
Saturday 16 March – Friday 19 April (Easter vacation):
Saturday 20 –Sunday 21 April:
From Monday 22 April:
Durham University Library
Tel: +44 (0)191 334 5357
The University welcomes the use of face coverings in shared indoor spaces on campus. 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 non-bookable individual and group study spaces available on Level 2 of the Teaching and Learning Centre, in a bright, light environment.
Group Work Rooms in other parts of the building can be booked via your Durham Office365 calendar - see the CIS Booking a Group Work Room guide for more information.
Lidded drinks and cold food are currently allowed in the study spaces on Level 2. Vending machines and access to hot water is available on Level 2 and cold water fountains are located throughout the building.
The TLC has its own cafe called Zing - please see their 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.