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Hours of Operation

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


  • Regular Hours: Fall & Spring

    Regular hours are during the fall and spring semesters. Regular hours for the Fall 2013 semester begin August 19, 2013

    Main Library

    Mon - Thu: 7:00 a - 1:00 a
    Friday: 7:00 a - 6:00 p
    Saturday: 10:00 a - 6:00 p 
    Sunday: 2:00 p - 1:00 a

    Reference Desk

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

    Media Services

    Mon - Thu: 8:00 a - 7:00 p
    Friday: 8:00 a - 6:00 p
    Saturday: closed
    Sunday: closed

    Archives & Special Collections

    Mon - Fri: 8:30 a - 4:30 p
    Saturday: closed
    Sunday: closed

  • Holiday & Break Hours

    Main Library

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

    Reference Desk

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

    Media Services

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

    Archives & Special Collections

    Mon - Fri: 8:30 a - 4:30 p
    Saturday: closed 
    Sunday: closed

  • Extended Hours: During Finals

    Main Library

    Mon - Thu: 7:00 a - 2:00 a
    Friday: 7:00 a - 8:00 p
    Saturday: 10:00 a - 8:00 p 
    Sunday: 2:00 p - 2:00 a

    Reference Desk

    Mon - Thu: 7:30 a - 11:00 p
    Friday: 7:30 a - 8:00 p
    Saturday: 12:00 p - 8:00 p 
    Sunday: 2:00 p - 11:00 p

    Media Services

    Mon - Thu: 8:00 a - 7:00 p
    Friday: 8:00 a - 6:00 p
    Saturday: closed
    Sunday: closed

    Archives & Special Collections

    Mon - Fri: 8:30 a - 4:30 p
    Saturday: closed
    Sunday: closed

  • Summer Hours: Summer I & II

    Main Library

    Mon - Thu: 7:15 a - 10:00 p
    Friday: 
    7:15 a - 5:00 p
    Saturday: 
    12:00 p - 6:00 p 
    Sunday: 
    2:00 p - 9:00 p

    Reference Desk

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

    Media Services

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

    Archives & Special Collections

    Mon - Fri: 8:30 a - 4:30 p
    Saturday: closed
    Sunday: closed

  • Holidays & Exceptions

    Holidays & Exceptions

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

    Fall 2013

    August 1: 7:15 a - 5:00 p
    August 2: 7:30 a - 5:00 p
    August 3-4: Closed
    August 5-9: 7:30 a - 5:00 p
    August 10-11: Closed
    August 12-16: 7:30 a - 5:00 p
    August 17: Closed
    August 18: 2:00 p - 9:00 p
    August 19: Regular hours begin
    September 1-2: Closed
    November 23-24: Closed
    November 25-27: 7:30 a - 5:00 p
    November 28-30: Closed
    December 1-9: Extended hours (final exams)
    December 10: 7:00 a - 7:00 p
    December 11-13: 7:30 a - 5:00 p
    December 14: 10:00 a - 3:00 p (Commencement)
    December 15: Closed
    December 16-20: 7:30 a - 5:00 p
    December 21-25: Closed
    December 26-27: 11:00 a - 5:00 p
    December 28-Jan 1: Closed

    Spring 2014

    January 2-3: 11:00 a - 5:00 p
    January 4-5: Closed
    January 6-10: 7:30 a - 5:00 p
    January 11-12: Closed
    January 13-17: 7:30 a - 5:00 p
    January 18-19: Closed
    January 20: 7:30 a - 5:00 p
    January 21: Regular hours begin
    March 22-23: Closed
    March 24-28: 7:30 a - 5:00 p
    March 29: Closed
    March 30: Regular hours
    April 29-May 12: Extended hours (final exams)
    May 13: 7:00 a - 7:00 p
    May 14-16: 7:30 a - 5:00 p
    May 17: 10:00 a - 3:00 p (Commencement)

    Summer 2014

    May 18: Closed
    May 19-23: 7:30 a - 5:00 p
    May 24-26: Closed
    May 27-30: 7:30 a - 5:00 p
    May 31: Closed
    June 1: Closed
    June 2: Regular summer hours begin
    July 3: 7:15 a - 5:00 p
    July 4-6: Closed
    July 7: Regular summer hours