The SCONUL Access Scheme is currently suspended in response to Covid-19

The library offers external membership to Writtle alumni and is part of the SCONUL Access scheme.

Any other applications to visit the library must be made in writing to the Lead Librarian, Writtle University College, Lordship Road, Chelmsford CM1 3RR or by email.

Visitors are generally restricted to the library core hours of 8.30 am to 5.00 pm, Monday to Friday, between September and June. Requests to access the library at any other time must be agreed in advance by contacting the library by telephone (01245 424245) or email. Current opening times are publicised at All visitors must sign in at main reception and be accompanied on campus at all times.