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.

Temporary Fall Term Hours

Aug 27 - Sept 9 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.

HOLIDAY

Sept 3
(Labor Day)
Mon 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Fall Term - Regular Hours

 Sept 10 - Oct 12 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 12 Fri 7:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
 Oct 13 Sat 12 p.m. - 5 p.m.
 Oct 14 Sun 12 p.m. - 5 p.m.
 Oct 15 Mon 7:30 a.m. - 9 p.m.
 Oct 16 Tues 7:30 a.m. - 9 p.m.

Regular Fall Term Hours Resume

 Oct 17 - Nov 20 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 21
Wed 7:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Nov 22 Thur Closed
Nov 23 Fri Closed
Nov 24 Sat 12 p.m. - 5 p.m.
Nov 25 Sun 12 p.m. - 9 p.m.

Regular Fall Term Hours Resume

 Nov 26 - Dec 1 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 2 - 4 Sun - Tues 9 a.m. - Open 24 hours
Dec 5 Wed Closing at 2 a.m.

Fall Term - Reading Period & Final Exams

Dec 6 - 7 Thur - Fri 7:30 a.m. - 2 a.m.
Dec 8 Sat 9 a.m. - 2 a.m.
Dec 9 - 13 Sun - Thur 9 a.m. - Open 24 hours
Dec 14 Fri Closing at 6 p.m.
Dec 15 - 16 Sat - Sun Closed
Dec 17 - 21 Mon - Fri 7:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Dec 22 - Jan 1 Sat - 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 Hours

Mon - Fri 10 a.m. - Noon, 1-3 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 - Open Hours

Open hours begin August 27, 2018

Tues - Fri 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.

*Researchers may schedule an appointment outside of open hours by emailing archives@pugetsound.edu.