Collins Memorial Library

Hours

The library building is typically open 116.5 hours per week during the academic year. It is open 24/7 during the final exam period. Library access is restricted to current University of Puget Sound students, staff and faculty after 9 p.m. Hours are reduced during breaks, holidays, and summer sessions. Call 253.879.3675 for a recorded message that is updated regularly.

Fall Term - Pre-Reading Period Hours

Dec 4 - 6 Sun - Tues 9 a.m. - Open 24 hours
Dec 7 Wed Closing at 2 a.m.

Fall Term - Reading Period & Final Exams

Dec 8 - 9 Thur - Fri 7:30 a.m. - 2 a.m.
Dec 10 Sat 9 a.m. - 2 a.m.
Dec 11 - 15 Sun - Thur 9 a.m. - Open 24 Hours
Dec 16 Fri Closing at 6 p.m.
Dec 17 - 18 Sat - Sun Closed
Dec 19 - 22 Mon - Thur 7:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Dec 23 - Jan 1 Fri - Sun Closed

Winter Schedule 2017

Jan 3 - 6 Tues - Fri 7:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Jan 7 - 8 Sat - Sun Closed
Jan 9 - 13 Mon - Fri 7:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Jan 14 - 15 Sat - Sun 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Jan 16
(MLK Jr. Holiday)
Mon 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Spring Term 2017 - Regular Hours

Jan 17 - Mar 10 Mon - Thur 7:30 a.m. - 2 a.m.
  Fri 7:30 a.m. - 9 p.m.
  Sat 9 a.m. - 9 p.m.
  Sun 9 a.m. - 2 a.m.

Spring Break Hours

Mar 10 Fri 7:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Mar 11 - 12 Sat - Sun Closed
Mar 13 - 17 Mon - Fri 7:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Mar 18 Sat Closed
Mar 19 Sun 9 a.m. - 2 a.m.
(Reg. hours resume)

Spring Term - Regular Hours Resume

Mar 20 - Apr 29 Mon - Thur 7:30 a.m. - 2 a.m.
  Fri 7:30 a.m. - 9 p.m.
  Sat 9 a.m. - 9 p.m.
  Sun 9 a.m. - 2 a.m.

Spring Term - Pre-Reading Period Hours

April 30 - May 2 Sun - Tues 9 a.m. - Open 24 Hours
May 3 Wed Closing at 2 a.m.

Spring Term - Reading Period & Final Exams

May 4 - 5 Thur - Fri 7:30 a.m. - 2 a.m.
May 6 Sat 9 a.m. - 2 a.m.
May 7 - 11 Sun - Thur 9 a.m. - Open 24 Hours
May 12 Fri Closing at 6 p.m.
May 13 Sat 9 a.m. - 2 p.m.
May 14 (Commencement) Sun 9 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Summer Hours 2017

May 15 - Aug 11 Mon and Thur 7:30 a.m. - 9 p.m.
  Tues, Wed, Fri 7:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  Sat 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  Sun Closed

EVENTS & HOLIDAYS

May 26
(Staff Luncheon)
Fri 7:30 a.m. - 11 a.m.
May 29
(Memorial Day)
Mon Closed
July 4 (Holiday Federal Observance) Tues Closed

Reference Hours

Email your reference question.

A reference librarian is typically available 40 hours a week during the academic year (exclusive of university break periods and holidays) at these times:

Fall Semester Schedule

Mon, Tues, Thurs 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Wed 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
 Fri  9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Note: You may also make an appointment with your liaison librarian for course assignments as well as in-depth research consultation.

 

Archives & Special Collections Hours

Email archives question.

Schedule

Tues, Wed, Thur  12 p.m. - 3 p.m.
All other times  By Appointment Only

Note: You may also make an appointment with the archivist.