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.

Spring Term 2016 - Regular Hours

Jan 19 - 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 11 Fri  7:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Mar 12 - 13 Sat - Sun  Closed
Mar 14 - 18 Mon - Fri 7:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Mar 19 Sat Closed
Mar 20 Sun 9 a.m. - 2 a.m. (Regular hours resume)

Spring Term - Regular Hours Resume

Mar 21 - Apr 30    
  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

May 1 - 3 Sun - Tues 9 a.m. - Open 24 Hours
May 4 Wed Closing at 2 a.m.

Spring Term - Reading Period & Final Exams

May 5 - 6 Thur - Fri  7:30 a.m. - 2 a.m.
May 7 Sat  9 a.m. - 2 a.m.
May 8 - 12 Sun - Thur 9 a.m. - Open 24 Hours
May 13 Fri Closing at 6 p.m.
May 14 Sat 9 a.m. - 2 p.m.
May 15 (Commencement) Sun 9 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Summer Hours 2016

May 16 - Aug 12 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 27 (Staff Luncheon) Fri 7:30 a.m. - 11 a.m.
 May 30 (Memorial Day) Mon Closed
 July 2 (Holiday Weekend) Sat Closed
 July 4 (Holiday Federal Observance) Mon 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:

Spring 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.

Semester Schedule

Tues, Wed, Thur 1 p.m. - 3 p.m.

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