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Grinnell College Libraries Hours, 2013-2014

Academic Year Hours

Burling Library

Monday - Thursday: 7:45 am-1 am
Friday: 7:45 am-10 pm
Saturday: 10 am-10 pm
Sunday: 10 am-1 am

Kistle Science Library

Monday - Thursday: 7:45 am-1 am
Friday: 7:45 am-5 pm
Saturday: 1 pm-5 pm
Sunday: 1 pm-1 am

Burling Library Special Collections

Monday - Friday: 1:30 pm-4:30 pm
Saturday - Sunday: closed

Burling Research Desk

Monday - Thursday: 8 am-noon (on call); 1:30-4:30 pm; 7-11 pm
Friday: 8 am-noon (on call); 1:30-4:30 pm
Saturday: closed
Sunday: 1:30-4:30 pm; 7-11 pm

Summer Hours

[CLOSED Monday, May 26 (Memorial Day) and Friday, July 4 (Independence Day)]

Burling Library

Monday - Friday: 8 am-5 pm
Saturday - Sunday: closed

Kistle Science Library

Monday - Friday: 8 am-5 pm
Saturday - Sunday:  closed

Burling Library Special Collections

Monday - Friday: 1:30 pm-4:30 pm
Saturday - Sunday: closed

Burling Research Desk

Monday - Friday: 8 am-noon (on call); 1 pm - 5 pm (on call)
Saturday - Sunday: closed

New Student Orientation

Burling Library

Saturday, August 23 - Sunday, August 24: 10 am-5 pm
Monday, August 25 - Wednesday, August 27: 8 am-8 pm
Thursday, August 28:  Regular Academic Year Hours begin

Kistle Science Library

Saturday, August 23 - Sunday, August 24: 1 pm-5 pm
Monday, August 25 - Wednesday, August 27: 8 am-5 pm
Thursday, August 28:  Regular Academic Year Hours begin

Burling Library Special Collections

Saturday, August 23 - Sunday, August 24: closed
Monday, August 25 - Wednesday, August 27: 1:30 pm-4:30 pm
Thursday, August 28:  Regular Academic Year Hours begin

Burling Research Desk

Saturday, August 23 - Sunday, August 24: closed
Monday, August 25 - Wednesday, August 27: 8 am-noon (on call); 1 pm-5 pm (on call)
Thursday, August 28:  Regular Academic Year Hours begin

Fall Break

Burling Library

Friday, October 17: 7:45 am-8 pm
Saturday, October 18 - Sunday, October 19: closed
Monday, October 20 - Friday, October 24:  8 am-5 pm
Saturday, October 25:  10 am-8 pm
Sunday, October 26: 10 am-1 am

Kistle Science Library

Friday, October 17: 7:45 am-5 pm
Saturday, October 18 - Sunday, October 19: closed
Monday, October 20 - Friday, October 24:  8 am-5 pm
Saturday, October 25: 1 pm-5 pm
Sunday, October 26: 1 pm-1 am

Burling Library Special Collections

Friday, October 17: 1:30 pm-4:30 pm
Saturday, October 18 - Sunday, October 19: closed
Monday, October 20 - Friday, October 24:  1:30 pm-4:30 pm
Saturday, October 25 - Sunday, October 26: closed

Burling Research Desk

Friday, October 17: 8 am-noon (on call); 1:30-4:30 pm;
Saturday, October 18 - Sunday, October 19: closed
Monday, October 20 - Friday, October 24:  8 am-noon (on call); 1 pm-5 pm (on call)
Saturday, October 25: closed
Sunday, October 26: 1:30-4:30 pm; 7-11 pm

Thanksgiving Recess

Burling Library

Wednesday, November 26: 7:45 am-5 pm
Thursday, November 27:  closed
Friday, November 28: 8 am-5 pm
Saturday, November 29: 10 am-8 pm
Sunday, November 30: 10 am-1 am

Kistle Science Library

Wednesday, November 26: 7:45 am-5 pm
Thursday, November 27:  closed
Friday, November 28: 8 am-5 pm
Saturday, November 29: 1 pm-5 pm
Sunday, November 30: 1 pm-1 am

Burling Library Special Collections

Wednesday, November 26: 1:30 pm-4:30 pm
Thursday, November 27 - Sunday, December 1:  closed

Burling Research Desk

Wednesday, November 26: 8 am-noon (on call); 1:30-4:30 pm
Thursday, November 27 - Saturday, November 29:  closed
Sunday, November 30: 1:30-4:30 pm; 7-11 pm

Fall Exam Week

Burling Library

Friday, December 12: 7:45 am-midnight
Saturday, December 13:  9 am-midnight
Sunday, December 14:  9 am-1 am
Monday - Thursday, December 15-18: 7:45 am-1 am
Friday, December 19: 7:45 am-8 pm
Saturday, December 20: 10 am-5 pm
Sunday, December 21: closed

Kistle Science Library

Friday, December 12: 7:45 am-5 pm
Saturday, December 13:  1 pm-5 pm
Sunday, December 14:  1 pm-1 am
Monday - Thursday, December 15-18: 7:45 am-1 am
Friday, December 19: 7:45 am-5 pm
Saturday, December 20- Sunday, December 21: closed

Burling Library Special Collections

Burling Research Desk

Friday, December 12:  8 am-noon (on call); 1:30-4:30 pm
Saturday, December 13:  closed
Sunday, December 14:  1:30-4:30 pm; 7:00-11 pm
Monday - Thursday, December 15-18:  8 am-noon (on call); 1:30-4:30 pm; 7-11pm
Friday, December 19:  8 am-noon (on call); 1:30-4:30 pm  
Saturday, December 20- Sunday, December 21: closed

Winter Break 

[Campus offices will close at 5:00 pm Tuesday, December 23 and reopen at 8:00 am Friday, January 2]

Burling Library

Monday, December 22:  8 am-5 pm
Tuesday, December 23:  8 am-5 pm
Wednesday, December 24 - Thursday, January 1 - closed
Friday, January 2: 8 am-5 pm
Monday - Friday, January 5-9 & January 12-16: 8 am-5 pm
Saturday - Sunday, January 3-4 & January 10-11: closed
Saturday, Janurary 17:  10 am-5 pm
Sunday, January 18:  10 am-8 pm
Monday, January 19: 8 am - 8 pm
Tuesday, January 20: Regular Academic Year Hours resume

Kistle Science Library

Monday, December 22:  8 am-5 pm
Tuesday, December 23:  8 am-5 pm
Wednesday, December 24 - Thursday, January 1 - closed
Friday, January 2: 8 am-5 pm
Monday - Friday, January 5-9 & January 12-16: 8 am-5 pm
Saturday - Sunday, January 3-4 & January 10-11: closed
Saturday, Janurary 17:  1 pm-5 pm
Sunday, January 18:  1 pm-5 pm
Monday, January 19: 8 am - 8 pm
Tuesday, January 20: Regular Academic Year Hours resume

Burling Library Special Collections

Monday, December 22 - Thursday, January 1:  closed
Monday, January 19, Martin Luther King, Jr. Day: closed

Burling Research Desk

Saturday, December 20 - Thursday, January 1:  closed
Monday - Friday, January 5-9 & January 12-16:8 am-noon (on call); 1 pm-5 pm (on call)
Saturdays, Sundays, January 3-4, & January 10-11: closed
Monday, January 19: 8 am - noon, 1 pm - 5 pm
Tuesday, January 20: Regular Academic Year Hours resume

Spring Break

Burling Library

Friday, March 13: 7:45 am-8 pm
Saturday March 14 - Sunday, March 15: closed
Monday, March 16 - Friday, March 20:  8 am-5 pm
Saturday, March 21 - Sunday, March 22: closed
Monday, March 23 - Friday, March 27:  8 am-5 pm
Saturday, March 28:  10 am-8 pm
Sunday, March 29: 10 am-1 am

Kistle Science Library

Friday, March 13: 7:45 am-5 pm
Saturday March 14 - Sunday, March 15: closed
Monday, March 16 - Friday, March 20:  8 am-5 pm
Saturday, March 21 - Sunday, March 22: closed
Monday, March 23 - Friday, March 27:  8 am-5 pm
Saturday, March 28: 1 pm-5 pm
Sunday, March 29: 1 pm-1 am

Burling Library Special Collections

Burling Research Desk

Friday, March 13: 8 am-noon (on call);1:30-4:30 pm;
Saturday, Sunday, March 14-15 & 21-22: closed
Monday - Friday, March 16-20, March 23-27:  8 am-noon (on call); 1 pm - 5 pm (on call)
Saturday, March 28: closed
Sunday, March 29: 1:30-4:30 pm; 7-11 pm 

Spring Exam Week / Commencement Day

Burling Library

Friday, May 8: 7:45 am-midnight
Saturday, May 9:  9 am-midnight
Sunday, May 10:  9 am-1 am
Monday, May 11 - Thursday, May 14: 7:45 am-1 am
Friday, May 15: 7:45 am-8 pm
Saturday, May 16 - Sunday, May 17: 9 am-5 pm
Monday, May 18, Commencement Day:  8 am-10 am; 2 pm-5 pm
Tuesday, May 19:  Summer Hours begin

Kistle Science Library

Friday, May 8: 7:45 am-5 pm
Saturday, May 9:  1 pm-5 pm
Sunday, May 10:  1 pm-1 am
Monday, May 11 - Thursday, May 14: 7:45 am-1 am
Friday, May 15: 7:45 am-5 pm
Saturday, May 16 - Sunday, May 17: 1 pm-5 pm
Monday, May 18, Commencement Day:  8 am-10 am; 2 pm-5 pm
Tuesday, May 19:  Summer Hours begin 

Burling Library Special Collections

Tuesday, May 19:  Summer Hours begin

Burling Research Desk

Friday, May 8:  8 am-noon (on call); 1:30-4:30 pm
Saturday, May 9:  closed
Sunday, May 10:  1:30-4:30 pm; 7-11 pm
Monday, May 11 - Thursday, May 14:  8 am-noon (on call); 1:30-4:30 pm; 7-11 pm
Friday, May 15:  8 am-noon (on call); 1:30-4:30 pm  
Saturday, May 16 - Sunday, May 17: closed
Monday, May 18, Commencement Day:  8 am-10 am (on call); 1 pm-5 pm (on call)
Tuesday, May 19:  Summer Hours begin

Alumni Reunion

Burling Library

Friday, May 29: 8 am-8 pm
Saturday, May 30: 9 am-5 pm
Sunday, May 31: 11 am-5 pm

Kistle Science Library

Friday, May 29: 8 am-5 pm
Saturday, May 30: 9 am-5 pm
Sunday, May 31: closed

Burling Library Special Collections

Friday, May 29: 1:30 pm-4:30 pm
Saturday, May 30 - Sunday, May 31: closed

Burling Research Desk

Friday, May 29: 8 am-noon (on call);1 pm-5 pm (on call)
Saturday, May 30 - Sunday, May 31: closed