There are individual and group study spaces available in both Marshgate and One Pool Street. Here you can find out all you need to know about the best places to study at UCL East, and they are available to all registered UCL members.


UCL East Library

The UCL East library provides study facilities, a range of services, and access to staff support for all registered UCL library users. The Library is located on the second floor of Marshgate, and you can book available spaces here.

Opening hours

Monday: 09:00 - 21:00
Tuesday: 09:00 - 21:00
Wednesday: 09:00 -21:00
Thursday: 09:00 -21:00
Friday: 09:00 - 21:00

Saturday: 11:00 - 21:00
Sunday: 11:00 - 21:00

Contact details

Telephone: 020 8016 8511 (internal: x 68511)
Email: [email protected]

Click and Collect

UCL East Library does not hold any collections on site, however, you can order books from any of our libraries and have them delivered to Marshgate .You can pick them up and return them at the same location. It means that you have access to our vast collections without the need to physically go to each separate location.

Printing, Scanning, Photocopying

We provide three MFDs in the library space. See our web page on Photocopying, Printing and Scanning Services for details.

Laptop loans

We have a laptop loans service. Please speak to a member of staff for assistance.


Lockers are available for UCL students.

Project Space

The Project Space can be located on the 4th floor, and you do not need to book to use this space. There are booths and large groups of tables for either individual or group study work. Please bear in mind that this is not a quiet/silent zone as the Library is.

Study Booths

There are study booths available throughout the various floors in Marshgate, and these can be used for individual or group study. Please bear in mind that as they are located outside on the floor, they are not in a quiet/silent zone.

One Pool Street

Learning Hub

The Learning Hub, formerly the UCL East Library, is located on the first floor of One Pool Street. You do not need to book a space to use it.

Opening hours

Monday: 09:00 - 18:00
Tuesday: 09:00 - 18:00
Wednesday: 09:00 - 18:00
Thursday: 09:00 - 18:00
Friday: 09:00 - 18:00
Saturday: 09:00 - 18:00
Sunday: 09:00 - 18:00

Study Booths

There are study booths available on both the first and second floor of One Pool Street.

Room 313

Room 313 is a computer room that is located in Tower 2 of One Pool Street and is accessible for students, except when classes are in session. The access is as follows:

For all UCL students:
Monday to Friday
09:00 - 18:00: Exterior door

For One Pool Street residents:
Monday to Friday 18:00 - 23:00: Interior door (next to the laundry room)
Saturday to Sunday 09:00 - 23:00: Interior door (next to the laundry room)

Meet our Professional Services Hub in Marshgate!

Located on Marshgate Level 2, opposite the escalators, Nick and Daniel are your go-to for IT/AV support, building navigation, and connecting to other UCLE services. Visit the Hub Desk for friendly assistance.

One Pool Street Computer Cluster

All students have access to the computer cluster in Room 313 in One Pool Street. There are 32 PCs available and the room is accessible until 9pm daily.    

Laptop Loans

Need to borrow a Windows laptop?  Visit the Library on Level 2 of Marshgate to check out a laptop from one of the secure lockers located near the printers.  144 laptops are available and your UCL Student ID card is needed to check one out.