Christmas Break and Holidays
(November 22 - January 3)
9 a.m.-5 p.m.
*Building is open to the public through Dec. 1.
Entry by card access only with SPU ID Dec. 4-21
Winter Quarter (1/3 - 3/13)
Monday - Thursday 8am - 10pm
Friday 8am - 5pm
Saturday 11am - 4pm
Sunday 2pm - 10pm
M. L. King Jr. Weekend Saturday, Jan. 13 12pm - 4pm
Sunday, Jan. 14 12pm - 4pm
Monday, Jan. 15 2pm - 10pm
Last Day of Exams Thursday, Mar. 14 8am - 5pm
Reference hours when classes are in session:
In-person and online support available:
Monday–Thursday 10 a.m.–4 p.m.
Monday–Thursday 10 a.m.–2 p.m.
*Saturday 11 a.m.–4 p.m.
Additionally, online support is available evenings via chat or email, Sunday–Thursday 7–8 p.m.
Outside of these hours, please leave a message for the librarian to answer when next on duty.
Winter Break in-person hours (November 22 & November 27-December 5 & January 2):
Monday--Thursday 10 a.m.-3 p.m.
Friday - librarian checks for messages around midmorning
*closed November 23-24 for Thanksgiving
*remote only reference on Tuesday, November 28 so librarians may attend Faculty In-Service*
Winter Break remote hours (December 6 - December 21):
Monday--Friday - librarian checks for messages around midmorning
Christmas Closure (December 22 - January 1)
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Research, Reading, & Writing Studio Hours
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!
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