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Library opening update

The Vaughan Williams Memorial Library remains open by appointment.

The Library will be open on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays from 11am to 4pm, and also on the first and third Saturdays of each month (but on the 8th and 22nd January 2022).

The Library will close for the Christmas break on Wednesday 22 December, reopening on Tuesday 4 January. 

We want all of our users to feel comfortable in our space, and are retaining our social distancing measures.

The number of concurrent readers will continue to be limited, and we are continuing to use a booking system. If you wish to visit, please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.; you can book a place for a whole day or a half day (either 11am–1.15pm or 1.45pm–4pm). Please book no later than 5pm on the day before your visit.

Users must wear masks while in the Library, unless they are exempt.

If you wish to visit briefly to pick up or drop off a book, you do not need to book a time slot, but please let us know when you intend to do this so it can be arranged.

Cecil Sharp House is a Covid-secure venue.

If you would like more information on the precautions the Library is taking to keep you safe, please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Our online archives continue to be accessible and free to all.
 

Please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. if you have any questions, or for further information.

Last updated on 13 December 2021