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Library: Hours

Standard Hours and Holidays

Hours

The normal operational hours for Abell Library are posted below, however, changes do occur in consideration of holidays and interim periods. Please call #2236 if you have any questions.

See disclaimer (below) for other items of note.

Fall & Spring Terms

Day Times
Monday - Thursday 7:45 am - Midnight
Friday 7:45 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sunday Noon - Midnight

January Term

Day Times
Monday - Thursday 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Sunday 2:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Summer

Day Times
Monday - Friday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Saturday & Sunday CLOSED

Regular Holidays

The following holidays do not change: 

  • Labor Day: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Memorial Day: CLOSED
  • Fourth of July: CLOSED

Disclaimer

Access to the Extended Study Area room is available after hours with a valid Austin College ID.

Library hours are subject to change. For more information about our hours, call the circulation desk at #2236.

The library's entrance door is locked 15 minutes before our scheduled closing time. Some library services may be unavailable 10 minutes before closing.

Holiday Breaks and Interim Schedules (2016-17)

January Interim Hours 2017

Day Times
Wednesday, January 25th  9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Thursday, January 26th 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Friday, January 27th 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Saturday, January 28th CLOSED
Sunday, January 29th CLOSED
Monday, January 30th Regular Spring Hours Begin

Spring Break Hours 2017

Day Times
Friday, March 10th  7:45 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday, March 11th  CLOSED
Sunday, March 12th CLOSED
Monday, March 13th - Friday, March 17th 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Saturday, March 18th CLOSED
Sunday, March 19th 6:00 pm - Midnight
Monday, March 20th Regular Spring Hours Resume

Easter Holiday Hours 2017

Day Times
Friday, April 14th  7:45 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday, April 15th  CLOSED
Sunday, April 16th 6:00 pm - Midnight
Monday, April 17th Regular Spring Hours Resume

Extended Hours for Spring 2017 Finals*

Day Times
Monday, May 1st  7:45 am - 2:00 am
Tuesday, May 2nd  7:45 am - 2:00 am
Wednesday, May 3rd  7:45 am - 2:00 am
Thursday, May 4th 7:45 am - 2:00 am
Friday, May 5th 7:45 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday, May 6th 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sunday, May 7th Noon - 2:00 am
Monday, May 8th 7:45 am - 2:00 am
Tuesday, May 9th 7:45 am - 2:00 am
Wednesday, May 10th 7:45 am - 2:00 am
Thursday, May 11th 7:45 am - Midnight
Friday, May 12th (end of Spring Term) 7:45 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday, May 13th CLOSED
Sunday, May 14th (Graduation!) CLOSED
Monday, May 15th Summer Hours Begin

*Hours subject to change. 

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