Sundays = Library, of course!

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Sunday, October 15, 2023 - 22:43
During revision periods, it is not 1, nor 2 but the 3 university libraries that are open on Sundays!
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4 Sundays open at the BU Beaulieu and Villejean Santé

At the end of 2023, the BU Beaulieu end the BU Villejean Santé open their doors from 1pm to 7pm on Sundays:

  • November 19th
  • November 26th
  • December 3rd
  • December 10th

The BU Centre is also open every Sunday (except public holidays) until May 31th.

Seating during extended hours

Some spaces are concerned, not the whole library: the others spaces are closed at 7pm (from Monday to Friday) or at 5.30pm (on Saturday).

No library services are provided during extended hours.

  Spaces available during extended hours Specific conditions of access
BU Beaulieu Ground floor only -
BU Centre

Patio (included carrel and group rooms)


Room F

Room G

Room H

Room I (included group rooms)

Access via 1, rue de la Borderie during extended hours.

Access via the cloister is closed.


BU Villejean Santé Ground floor only (Madeleine Brès and Martin Winckler rooms) -

The extended opening hours start at the usual closing time of the library: 7pm from Monday to Friday, 5.30pm on Saturday.

The extended hours are open to everyone.

Please note

Extended opening hours are managed by service providers, and a security staff member must be present. Due to the Vigipirate plan upgraded to the "Urgence attentat" level throughout France following the terrorist attack in Arras on 13th of October 2023, there may be last-minute difficulties that we cannot control.