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On Demand operating hours, Summer bank holiday 2019
The UK's Summer bank holiday is Monday 26 August this year, so most On Demand services will stop from 02.00 BST on 24 August to when we re-open at 08.00 BST on 27 August. Items held in our digital stores will still be available for immediate download however.

Follow us on Twitter at @ondemandBL
British Library On Demand is now on Twitter. Follow @ondemandBL for service updates, tips on how to get the most out of the service and more from our Customer Services team.

DRM Lite
Business Account holders can select DRM Lite as their preferred delivery option by logging in to Business Account Administration and amending the Copy Encryption Format to DRM Lite

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