Liverpool Hope Logo
Find Your Course
Section Menu

Opening Hours

Easter vacation

The Sheppard-Worlock Library will be closed during the Easter vacation except for the collection of requested books from the vestibule which will be accessible Monday - Sunday 9am - 5pm. Please bring your Hope ID card to swipe into the library vestibule. 

Please note that the book request function on OneSearch will be unavailable over the following holiday period:

  • Thursday 1st April - Monday 5th April inclusive

Trinity Term from Monday 19th April 

Following the further easing of lockdown restrictions on the 12th April it is planned to reopen The Sheppard-Worlock Library for pre-booked study spaces and the collection of requested books. Study space opening hours will be confirmed as soon as possible after the 12th April and are planned to be: 

  • Monday - Friday 9am - 5pm
  • Saturday - 10am - 3pm

Requested books can continue to be collected Monday - Sunday 9am - 5pm.

The main entrance to The Sheppard-Worlock Library is swipe entry only, please being your Hope ID card for access to the Library.

Please check library social media channels or email for the most up-to-date information. 

Library staff continue to be available to support you. Please email or your Subject Librarian for subject specific support.

Books can be returned through the Out-of-Hours Book Return bin outside The Sheppard-Worlock Library. 

We apologise for the inconvenience these reduced opening hours may cause.

The Gateway Foyer is open 24/7 for students who need a PC but please check with the University before making any journey as the situation may change.

Mentor services

The Writing and Study Skills Mentors will be able to provide support and feedback by email. For academic writing support please contact and for Study Skills contact

Please be aware that the Mentor services operate during term time only.

There are lots of resources available from the Study Skills and the Mentor webpages

Note: Mentor appointments will not be available over the Easter vacation. Last appointments will be on Friday 26th March and will resume on Monday 19th April.