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.


  • 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

  • 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

    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

  • 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

  • Holidays & Exceptions

    Holidays & Exceptions

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

    Summer 2019

    July 4: Closed
    July 5: regular Summer hours
    August 1: 7:15 a - 5 p (summer II finals)
    August 2: 7:30 a - 5 p
    August 3-4: Closed
    August 5-9: 7:30 a - 5 p
    August 10-11: Closed
    August 12: 7:30 a - 5 p
    August 13: 7:30 a - 8 p
    August 14: 7:30 a - 5 p
    August 15: 7:30 a - 7 p
    August 16: 7:30 a - 5 p
    August 17: Closed
    August 18: 2 p - 9 p
    August 19: fall semester hours begin

    Fall 2019

    September 1-2: Closed (Labor Day)
    November 23-24: Closed
    November 25-27: 7:30 a - 5 p
    November 28-30: Closed (Thanksgiving)
    December 4-13: Extended Hours (Final Exams)
    December 14: 10 a - 8 p (Commencement)
    December 15-16: Extended Hours (Final Exams)
    December 17: 7 a - 8 p (Last Day of Finals)
    December 18-20: 7:30 a - 5 p
    December 21-26: Closed
    December 27: 11 a - 5 p
    December 28 - January 2: Closed
    January 3: 11 a - 5 p
    January 4-5: Closed