The Templeman Library will be closed during the University’s Christmas closure period this year, due to the installation of a new electrical transformer that will power the new Library extension. The Library will close at 7pm on Monday 23 December and reopen at 9am on Friday 3 January.
Full vacation opening hours
If you need to use a student PC on campus during this period, Darwin College PC room A4-2, equipped with 36 PCs, will be open 24 hours every day during the vacation. To access the room before 8am and after 10pm you need your KentOne card and contact Campus Watch via the front door intercom at the College.
You don’t need to return any books from Saturday 21 December to Sunday 5 January (inclusive).
Otherwise, borrowing continues as in term time so that books remain accessible to everyone who needs them. Please be prepared to return items when they are due, as they can be recalled from you.
If you can’t get a book back to us in time or are concerned about fines, just get in touch as soon as possible. The friendly Loan Desk staff will do their best to resolve your problem:
Full details and your vacation borrowing checklist
The International Students website provides a list of all services available on campus during the winter vacation