Library Hours

Main Library Hours

Winter Break
Tue, Nov. 22 - Tue, Jan. 3

Mon - Fri 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Sat & Sun Closed

Closed on these holidays:

  • Thur, Nov. 24
  • Fri, Nov. 25
  • Fri, Dec. 23
  • Mon, Dec. 26
  • Mon, Jan. 2

St. Olaf Libraries’ hours

Reference Librarian Hours

Academic Term:

Librarians staff the Research/IT desk during the following hours:

  • Monday–Thursday: 10 am–5 pm, 7 pm–9 pm
  • Friday: 10 am–5 pm
  • Sunday: 1 pm–5 pm, 7 pm–9 pm

Feel free to make an appointment directly with a reference librarian. Librarians' offices are located along and down the hallway of the west wall of the reference room on the 4th floor.


Summer, Winter, and Spring Breaks:

A reference librarian is on call during the following hours:

  • Monday–Friday: 10 am–noon, 1 pm–4 pm

You can page the librarian on call from the phone on the Research/IT desk, or look for the “Reference Librarian is IN” sign on the librarian’s office door.