Library Hours

Library Open Hours

Winter Break
Tue, Nov. 24 - Sun, Jan. 3

Mon-Fri 8 a.m.–5 p.m.
Sat-Sun closed

The library will be closed on:
Nov. 26 & 27, Dec. 24 & 25,
Jan. 1

Winter Term
Mon, Jan. 4 - Wed, Mar. 9

Mon-Fri 8 a.m.–1 a.m.
Sat 9 a.m.-12 a.m.
Sun 9 a.m.-1 a.m.

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.