Library hours

Pursuant to General Manager's provision of 12 November 2021, University libraries offer two service levels:

  • Full service: basic and advanced library services (including loan) with in-person specialist staff;
  • Basic service: basic library services only (study; consultation of open-shelf collections and the Digital Library; self checkout, drop boxes; photocopies), with the option of extended hours in the evening and on weekends for some libraries.

Please note that the following libraries have extended hours:

  • Biblioteca di Studi giuridici e umanistici (Sala centrale) and  Biblioteca di biologia, informatica, chimica e fisica (BICF) will be open Monday to Friday until 11pm.    
  • Biblioteca di Studi giuridici e umanistici (Sala centrale) and Biblioteca di biologia, informatica, chimica e fisica (BICF) will also be open on Saturdays from 9 am to 2 pm.

Seats in reading rooms must be reserved via the website or the LezioniUnimi App

Library hours

Biblioteca di Studi giuridici e umanistici 
Sala centrale Mon-Fri 9.00 am - 11.00 pm and Sat 9.00 am - 2.00 pm
Sala Crociera Mon-Fri 9.00 am - 7.00 pm
Sala Sottocrociera Mon-Fri 9.00 am - 7.00 pm 
Sala del Settecento Mon-Fri 9.00 am - 7.00 pm 
Sala Common Law, Sala Diritto pubblico, Sala Diritto privato e storia del diritto and Sala Diritto del lavoro Mon-Fri 9.00 am - 6.00 pm 
All book loans are available in Sala centrale.
Full service only Mon-Fri 9.00 am - 6.00 pm

Biblioteca di biologia, informatica, chimica e fisica (BICF)
Mon-fri 9.00 am - 11.00 pm; Sat 9.00 am - 2.00 pm
Mon-Fri 9.00 am - 6.00 pm (Full Service); Mon-Fri 6.00 pm - 11.00 pm and Sab 9.00 am - 2.00 pm (Basic Service)

Biblioteca di Scienze politiche
Mon-Fri 9.00 am - 7.30 pm
9.00 am - 6.00 pm (Full Service); 6.00 pm - 7.30 pm  (Basic Service)

Biblioteca di Filosofia
Mon-Fri 9.00 am - 6.00 pm
9.00 am - 5.00 pm (Full Service); 5.00 pm -  6.00 pm (Basic Service)

Biblioteca del Polo di lingue e letterature straniere (Sala di Anglistica)
Mon-Fri 9.00 am - 6.00 pm
9.00 am - 5.00 pm (Full Service); 5.00 pm - 6.00 pm (Basic Service - no self checkout)
Friday 27 January the Library will be closed

Biblioteca del Polo di mediazione interculturale e comunicazione
Mon-Fri 9.00 am - 6.00 pm
9.00 am - 5.00 pm (Full Service); 5.00 pm - 6.00 pm (Basic Service)

Biblioteca di Scienze dell’antichità e filologia moderna
Mon-Fri 9.00 am - 6.00 pm
Mon-Fri 9.30 am - 5.00 pm (Full Service); Mon-Fr 5.00 pm - 6.00 pm 

Biblioteca di Scienze della storia e della documentazione storica
Mon-Fri 9.00 am - 6.00 pm
9.00 am - 5.00 pm (Full Service); 5.00 pm - 6.00 pm (Basic Service)

Biblioteca di Storia dell’arte, della musica e dello spettacolo 
Tue-Fri 9.00 am - 6.00 pm
9.00 am -5.00 pm (Full Service); 5.00 pm - 6.00 pm (Basic Service)
Wednesday 25 January the Library will be closed

Biblioteca Matematica 
Mon-Fri 9.00 am - 6.00 pm 
Tue-Fri 9.00 am - 4.45 pm (Full Service); Mon 9.00 am - 6.00 pm and Tue-Fri 4.45 pm - 6.00 pm (Basic Service)

Biblioteca di Scienze agrarie e alimentari
Mon-Fri 9.00 am - 6.00 pm
9.00 am - 5.00 pm (Full Service); 5.00 pm - 6.00 pm (Basic Service)

Biblioteca di Scienze della Terra 
Mon-Fri 9.00 am - 6.00 pm
9.00 am - 5.00 pm (Full Service); 5.00 pm - 6.00 pm (Basic Service - no self checkout)

Biblioteca Alberto Malliani 
Mon-Fri 9.00 am - 7.30 pm
9.00 am -4.00 pm (Full Service); 4.00 pm - 7.30 pm (Basic Service)

Biblioteca Biomedica di Città Studi
Mon-Fri 9.00 am -6.00 pm
9.00 am - 5.00 pm (Full Service); 5.00 pm - 6.00 pm (Basic Service)

Biblioteca del Polo centrale di medicina e chirurgia
Mon-Fri 8.30 am - 7.30 pm
8.30 am - 4.45 pm (Full Service); 4.45 pm - 7.30 pm (Basic Service)

Biblioteca del Polo San Paolo
Mon-Fri 8.30 am - 7.30 pm
8.30 am - 5.00 pm (Full Service); 5.00 pm - 7.30 pm (Basic Service)

Biblioteca di Medicina veterinaria
Mon-Fri 9.00 am -6.00 pm
9.00 am -5.00 pm (Full Service); 5.00 pm - 6.00 pm (Basic Service)