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: 10:00 a - 6:00 p 
    Sunday: 2:00 p - 1:00 a

    Reference Desk

    Mon - Thu: 8:00 a - 8:00 p
    Friday: 8:00 a - 6:00 p
    Saturday: 12:00 p - 6:00 p 
    Sunday: 2:00 p - 8:00 p


    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: 7:15 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

    Information Desk

    Mon - Thu: 8:00 a - 8:00 p
    Friday: 8:00 a - 5:00 p
    Saturday: 12:00 p - 6:00 p 
    Sunday: 2:00 p - 8:00 p

    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: 10:00 a - 8:00 p 
    Sunday: 2:00 p - 2:00 a

    Reference Desk

    Mon - Thu: 8:00 a - 8:00 p
    Friday: 8:00 a - 6:00 p
    Saturday: 12:00 p - 6:00 p 
    Sunday: 2:00 p - 8:00 p

    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

  • Holiday & Break Hours

    Main Library

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

    Reference Desk

    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

  • Holidays & Exceptions

    Holidays & Exceptions

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

    Spring 2017

    January 2-6: 7:30 a - 5 p
    January 7-8: Closed
    January 9-13: 7:30 a - 5 p
    January 14-15: Closed
    January 16: 7:30 a - 5 p
    January 17: regular spring hours begin
    March 18-19: Closed
    March 20-24: 7:30 a - 5 p
    March 25: Closed
    April 26-May 8: extended hours (finals)
    May 9: 7 a - 8 p (last day of finals)
    May 10-12: 7:30 a - 5 p
    May 13: 10 a - 3 p (Commencement)
    May 14: Closed
    May 15-19: 7:30 a - 5 p
    May 20-21: Closed
    May 22-26: 7:30 a - 5 p
    May 27-29: Closed
    May 30: regular summer hours begin

     

    Summer 2017

    June 29: 7:15 a - 5 p (finals)
    June 30: 7:30 a - 5 p
    July 1-2: Closed
    July 3: regular summer hours
    July 4: Closed
    July 5: regular summer hours