Library Hours


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Christmas Break

The library building will close at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, November 25 for Christmas Break. The library building will open 8 a.m.- 5 p.m. on Monday, January 4. Regular building hours will resume on Tuesday, January 5.


Close: Wednesday, November 25, 5 p.m.


Open: Monday, January 4, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. 


Regular building hours will resume on Tuesday, January 5:

   Monday-Thursday, 8 a.m.-8 p.m.

   Friday, 8 a.m.-5 p.m.

   Saturday, Closed

   Sunday, 1-5 p.m.


Remote Reference Hours

Christmas Break:

November 30- December 11, & January 4: Librarian is online Monday-Friday, 10am-2pm
December 12-22: Librarians are checking for messages around 12:30-1pm each day (M-F)



Closed: Thanksgiving & Christmas Closures

  November 26-29

  December 23-January 3



Regular Hours:

  Days: Monday- Friday                  10 a.m.-5 p.m. 

  Evenings: Sunday – Thursday        7 p.m.-8 p.m.

  (during off-duty hours, you may leave a message for the librarian as we will get back when next we

  open, also we check for messages Saturday around 12:30-1 p.m.).



Get help: Ask a Librarian 



Remote Research, Reading, & Writing Studio Hours

The Research, Reading, & Writing Studio is online and has two formats for you to work with our Studio Assistants:

  • Prioritize a few things you want to work on and schedule a 25-minute appointment
  • Join the drop-in session queue and ask your questions as you work, see the drop-in schedule

Get started here: spu.edu/studio

During the regular academic year, the studio is open the second week of each term through finals week.  During breaks and summer sessions, contact the Reference Desk for writing assistance!