Welcome to Arkansas State University!

Hours of Operation

The library plays a vital role in your academic studies. Our hours are designed to maximize student accessibility. Our electronic resources are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.


  • Regular Hours: Fall & Spring

    Regular hours are during the fall and spring semesters.

    Main Library

    Mon - Thu: 7:00 a - 1:00 a
    Friday: 7:00 a - 6:00 p
    Saturday: 12:00 p - 6:00 p 
    Sunday: 12:00 p - 1:00 a

    Interlibrary Loan

    Mon - Fri: 8:00 a - 5:00 p
    Saturday: closed 
    Sunday: closed

    Archives & Special Collections

    Available by appointment
    please contact us to schedule an appointment

  • Holidays & Exceptions

    Holidays & Exceptions

    The following dates are holidays/exceptions to our standard operating hours:

    Fall 2020

    August 24: fall regular hours begin
    September 6-7: Closed (Labor Day)
    November 21-22: Closed (fall break)
    November 23-25: 7:30 a - 5 p
    November 26-28: Closed (Thanksgiving)
    Dec 2-16: extended hours begin
    Dec 17: 7 a - 8 p (last day of finals)
    Dec 18: 7:30 a - 5 p
    Dec 19: 10 a - 3 p (Commencement)
    Dec 20-21: Closed
    Dec 22: 11 a - 5 p
    Dec 23-28: Closed
    Dec 29: 11 a - 5 p
    Dec 30-Jan 3: Closed

  • Holiday & Break Hours

    Main Library

    Mon - Fri: 7:30 a - 5:00 p
    Saturday: closed 
    Sunday: closed

    Interlibrary Loan

    Mon - Fri: 8:00 a - 5:00 p
    Saturday: closed 
    Sunday: closed

    Archives & Special Collections

    Mon, Wed, Fri: 9:00 a - 12:00 p
    Tue, Thur: 1:00 p - 4:00 p
    Saturday and Sunday: closed
    Or by appointment:  please contact us in advance

  • Summer Hours: Summer I & II

    Main Library

    Mon - Thu: 7:30 a - 10:00 p
    Friday: 
    7:30 a - 5:00 p
    Saturday: 
    12:00 p - 6:00 p 
    Sunday: 
    2:00 p - 9:00 p

    Interlibrary Loan

    Mon - Fri: 8:00 a - 5:00 p
    Saturday: closed 
    Sunday: closed

    Archives & Special Collections

    Mon, Wed, Fri: 9:00 a - 12:00 p
    Tue, Thur: 1:00 p - 4:00 p
    Saturday and Sunday: closed
    Or by appointment:  please contact us in advance

  • Extended Hours: During Finals

    Main Library

    Mon - Thu: 7:00 a - 2:00 a
    Friday: 7:00 a - 8:00 p
    Saturday: 12:00 p - 8:00 p 
    Sunday: 12:00 p - 2:00 a

    Interlibrary Loan

    Mon - Fri: 8:00 a - 5:00 p
    Saturday: closed 
    Sunday: closed

    Archives & Special Collections

    Mon, Wed, Fri: 9:00 a - 12:00 p
    Tue, Thur: 1:00 p - 4:00 p
    Saturday and Sunday: closed
    Or by appointment:  please contact us in advance