Book a seat or room

The Library has a range of bookable and open-access study spaces. You can use this page to book a study space in advance of your visit. 

Open-access seats do not require booking: Find open-access PCs available now.

Group Learning Rooms

You must check-in to a Group Learning Room when you arrive in one of the following ways:

  • by following the link in your confirmation or reminder email
  • by scanning the QR code available on posters in the room
  • by clicking on this link to check in to your Group Learning Room

For all of these methods, you will need the three-digit code that was emailed to you on booking.

Family Room Seats

  • The Family Room is designed to help you to work in the Library when accompanied by children.

  • Children must not be left unsupervised at any time in the University Library.

  • The Family Room is not bookable outside of library staffed hours.

Postgraduate Research Lounge Seats

  • Please note that the Postgraduate Research Lounge can only be accessed by PhD students



Service eligibility

  • This online booking service is only available for University of Hull students and staff.
  • Study spaces for Associate Members and students visiting from other insitutions via the SCONUL Access scheme are available.
    • If you wish to book in advance please contact us.
    • On arrival, you must check into your booked seat with a member of staff at the Welcome desk.
  • At this time, we are unable to offer bookable space to day visitors.