Opening hours, services and closures: we tell you everything

BU services are adapted all year round to suit the university calendar.
On this page, you'll find all the dates you need to know to adapt BU services until the start of the 2024 academic year.

Work at BU Sciences

Work is scheduled to start at BU Sciences on June 10.

It will be entirely closed from Monday June 10 to Sunday June 16 inclusive.

The reopening is scheduled for June 17, with only the first floor open: rooms A and B, the booths, the computer area, the comics corner and the mezzanine will be accessible.

The 1st floor will therefore be unavailable from Monday June 3 until the BU reopens in full on Monday August 26.

To take advantage of our documents all summer long: borrow unlimited quantities from the BU Sciences from Tuesday May 21 until July 19. Please note: as of June 3, documents on the upper floor* of the BU are no longer available.

*(Computer science, mathematics, agriculture, medical sciences, zoology, botany, biology, paleontology, geology, environmental sciences, methodology, history of science and epistemology)


Saturday, May 25
Last Saturday at BU Richter
Friday June 7th
Last day open until 10:30pm BU Sciences
Sunday June 9th
Last Sunday at BU Sciences
Friday June 14th
Last day of opening until 10:30pm BU Pharmacie, Médecine UPM, Médecine Nîmes
Saturday 15th and Sunday 16th June
Last Saturday and Sunday at BU Médecine Nîmes

Summer opening times: your BUs adapt all year round

From Monday June 17 to Friday June 21, your BUs will be changing their opening hours. :

Monday to Friday :

BU Richter, Sciences : 8am - 7pm
BU Pharmacie, Médecine UPM: 8:30am - 6:30pm
BU Médecine Nîmes: 9am - 6pm
BU Odontologie, IUT Montpellier, IUT Béziers and IUT Nîmes: no change

From Monday June 24 to Friday July 19, and from Monday August 26 to Friday August 30, your BUs will switch to summer opening hours.

Monday to Friday :

BU Richter, Sciences : 8am - 5pm
BU Pharmacie, Médecine UPM: 8.30am - 5pm
BU Médecine Nîmes: 9am - 5pm
BU Odontologie, IUT Montpellier, IUT Béziers and IUT Nîmes: no change

Last computer / tablet loan :

  • Last loans are due on Friday June 21 (i.e. by July 5) to enable us to prepare materials for the start of the academic year.
  • If you need a loan for a longer period (until September 13), consider the "Un PC pour mes études" scheme, which allows you to keep a PC until the start of the new academic year, on presentation of proof (internship, dissertation, etc.).

Summer loan / unlimited loan

From June 24 (exceptionally May 21 for the BU Sciences due to planned works) until the BUs close for the summer on the evening of July 19: borrow as many documents as you like, and keep them all summer long.

Loan return date: from September 9.

BU summer closure

BUs close for the summer on Friday evening, July 19.
Reopening on Monday August 26.

During the summer, access your online resources(ENT ▶ libraries).

Stopping services

ILL requests will no longer be possible from June 28. Resumption on Monday August 26.

Undifferentiated lending will cease on Wednesday July 10 at 12pm.
Undifferentiated lending is the service that enables you to bring in a document from another BU . Resumption on Monday August 26.

End of Ubib online question and answer service: June 28