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.

Pre-Fall Term 2015

Aug 15 - 16  Sat & Sun  Closed
Aug 17 - 21 Mon - Fri  7:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Aug. 22 - 23 Sat & Sun 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Aug 24 - 28 Mon - Fri 7:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Aug 29 Sat 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Aug 30

(Matriculation)

Sun 12 p.m. - 5 p.m.

Temporary Fall Term Hours

Aug 31 - Sept 20 Mon - Thur 7:30 a.m. - 12 a.m.
  Fri 7:30 a.m. - 9 p.m.
  Sat 9 a.m. - 9 p.m.
  Sun 9 a.m. - 12 a.m.

Holidays

Sept 7
(Labor Day)
 Mon 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Regular Fall Term Hours

Mon Sept 21 - 
Thur Oct 15
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.

Fall Term - Mid Term Break

Oct 16 Fri 7:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Oct 17 Sat 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Oct 18 Sun 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Regular Fall Term Hours Resume

Mon Oct 19 -
Tues Nov 24
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.

Thanksgiving Holiday Weekend

Nov 25 Wed 7:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Nov 26 - 27 Thur & Fri Closed

Regular Fall Term Hours Resume

Sat Nov 28 -
Sat Dec 5
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.

Fall Term Pre-Reading Period Hours

Dec 6 - 8 Sun - Tues 9 a.m. - Open 24 hours
Dec 9 Wed Closing at 2 a.m.

Fall Term - Reading Period & Final Exams

Dec 10 - 11 Thur - Fri 7:30 a.m. - 2 a.m.
Dec 12 Sat 9 a.m. - 2 a.m.
Dec 13 - 17 Sun - Thur 9 a.m. - Open 24 hours
Dec 18 Fri Closing at 6 p.m.
Dec 19 - 20 Sat - Sun Closed
Dec 21 - 23 Mon - Wed 7:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Dec 24 - Jan 3 Thur - Sun 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. - 3 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.