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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 24 - Sunday, August 25: 10 am-5 pm
Monday, August 26 - Wednesday, August 28: 8 am-8 pm
Thursday, August 29:  Regular Academic Year Hours begin

Kistle Science Library

Saturday, August 24 - Sunday, August 25: 1 pm-5 pm
Monday, August 26 - Wednesday, August 28: 8 am-5 pm
Thursday, August 29:  Regular Academic Year Hours begin

Burling Library Special Collections

Saturday, August 24 - Sunday, August 25: closed
Monday, August 26 - Wednesday, August 28: 1:30 pm-4:30 pm
Thursday, August 29:  Regular Academic Year Hours begin

Burling Research Desk

Saturday, August 24 - Sunday, August 25: closed
Monday, August 26 - Wednesday, August 28: 8 am-noon (on call); 1 pm-5 pm (on call)
Thursday, August 29:  Regular Academic Year Hours begin

Fall Break

Burling Library

Friday, October 18: 7:45 am-8 pm
Saturday, October 19 - Sunday, October 20: closed
Monday, October 21 - Friday, October 25:  8 am-5 pm
Saturday, October 26:  10 am-8 pm
Sunday, October 27: 10 am-1 am

Kistle Science Library

Friday, October 18: 7:45 am-5 pm
Saturday, October 19 - Sunday, October 20: closed
Monday, October 21 - Friday, October 25:  8 am-5 pm
Saturday, October 26: 1 pm-5 pm
Sunday, October 27: 1 pm-1 am

Burling Library Special Collections

Friday, October 18: 1:30 pm-4:30 pm
Saturday, October 19 - Sunday, October 20: closed
Monday, October 21 - Friday, October 25:  1:30 pm-4:30 pm
Saturday, October 26 - Sunday, October 27: closed

Burling Research Desk

Friday, October 18: 8 am-noon (on call); 1:30-4:30 pm;
Saturday, October 19 - Sunday, October 20: closed
Monday, October 21 - Friday, October 25:  8 am-noon (on call); 1 pm-5 pm (on call)
Saturday, October 26: closed
Sunday, October 27: 1:30-4:30 pm; 7-11 pm

Thanksgiving Recess

Burling Library

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

Kistle Science Library

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

Burling Library Special Collections

Wednesday, November 27: 1:30 pm-4:30 pm
Thursday, November 28 - Sunday, December 1:  closed

Burling Research Desk

Wednesday, November 27: 8 am-noon (on call); 1:30-4:30 pm
Thursday, November 28 - Saturday, November 30:  closed
Sunday, December 1: 1:30-4:30 pm; 7-11 pm

Fall Exam Week

Burling Library

Friday, December 13: 7:45 am-midnight
Saturday, December 14:  9 am-midnight
Sunday, December 15:  9 am-1 am
Monday - Thursday, December 16-19: 7:45 am-1 am
Friday, December 20: 7:45 am-8 pm
Saturday, December 21: 10 am-5 pm
Sunday, December 22: closed

Kistle Science Library

Friday, December 13: 7:45 am-5 pm
Saturday, December 14:  1 pm-5 pm
Sunday, December 15:  1 pm-1 am
Monday - Thursday, December 16-19: 7:45 am-1 am
Friday, December 20: 7:45 am-5 pm
Saturday, December 21- Sunday, December 22: closed

Burling Library Special Collections

Burling Research Desk

Friday, December 13:  8 am-noon (on call); 1:30-4:30 pm
Saturday, December 14:  closed
Sunday, December 15:  1:30-4:30 pm; 7:00-11 pm
Monday - Thursday, December 16-19:  8 am-noon (on call); 1:30-4:30 pm; 7-11pm
Friday, December 20:  8 am-noon (on call); 1:30-4:30 pm  
Saturday, December 21- Sunday, December 22: closed

Winter Break 

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

Burling Library

Monday, December 23:  8 am-5 pm
Tuesday, December 24 - Wednesday, January 1 - closed
Thursday - Friday, January 2-3: 8 am-5 pm
Monday - Friday, January 6-10 & January 13-17: 8 am-5 pm
Saturday - Sunday, January 4-5 & January 11-12: closed
Saturday, Janurary 18:  10 am-8 pm
Sunday, January 19:  10 am-8 pm
Monday, January 20: Regular Academic Year Hours resume (open regular hours on MLK day)

Kistle Science Library

Saturday - Sunday, December 21-22: closed
Monday, December 23: 8 am-5 pm
Tuesday, December 24 - Wednesday, January 1 - closed
Thursday - Friday, January 2-3: 8 am-5 pm
Monday - Friday,  January 6-10 & January 13-17 : 8 am-5 pm
Saturday - Sunday, January 4-5 & January 11-12 : closed
Saturday, Janurary 18:  1 pm-5 pm
Sunday, January 19:  1 pm-8 pm
Monday, January 20: Regular Academic Year Hours resume (open regular hours on MLK day)

Burling Library Special Collections

Monday, December 23 - Wednesday, January 1:  closed
Monday, January 20, Martin Luther King, Jr. Day: closed

Burling Research Desk

Saturday, December 21 - Wednesday, January 1:  closed
Monday - Friday, January 6-10 & January 13-17:8 am-noon (on call); 1 pm-5 pm (on call)
Saturdays, Sundays, January 4-5, & January 11-12: closed
Monday, January 20: Regular Academic Year Hours resume

Spring Break

Burling Library

Friday, March 14: 7:45 am-8 pm
Saturday March 15 - Sunday, March 16: closed
Monday, March 17 - Friday, March 21:  8 am-5 pm
Saturday, March 22 - Sunday, March 23: closed
Monday, March 24 - Friday, March 28:  8 am-5 pm
Saturday, March 29:  10 am-8 pm
Sunday, March 30: 10 am-1 am

Kistle Science Library

Friday, March 14: 7:45 am-5 pm
Saturday, Sunday, March 15-16 & 22-23: closed
Monday - Friday, March 17-21, March 24-28:  8 am-5 pm
Saturday, March 29: 1 pm-5 pm
Sunday, March 30: 1 pm-1 am

Burling Library Special Collections

Burling Research Desk

Friday, March 14: 8 am-noon (on call);1:30-4:30 pm;
Saturday, Sunday, March 15-16 & 22-23: closed
Monday - Friday, March 17-21, March 24-28:  8 am-noon (on call); 1 pm - 5 pm (on call)
Saturday, March 29: closed
Sunday, March 30: 1:30-4:30 pm; 7-11 pm 

Spring Exam Week / Commencement Day

Burling Library

Friday, May 9: 7:45 am-midnight
Saturday, May 10:  9 am-midnight
Sunday, May 11:  9 am-1 am
Monday, May 12 - Thursday, May 15: 7:45 am-1 am
Friday, May 16: 7:45 am-8 pm
Saturday, May 17 - Sunday, May 18: 9 am-5 pm
Monday, May 19, Commencement Day:  8 am-10 am; 2 pm-5 pm
Tuesday, May 20:  Summer Hours begin

Kistle Science Library

Friday, May 9: 7:45 am-5 pm
Saturday, May 10:  1 pm-5 pm
Sunday, May 11:  1 pm-1 am
Monday, May 12 - Thursday, May 15: 7:45 am-1 am
Friday, May 16: 7:45 am-5 pm
Saturday, May 17 - Sunday, May 18: 1 pm-5 pm
Monday, May 19, Commencement Day:  8 am-10 am; 2 pm-5 pm
Tuesday, May 20:  Summer Hours begin 

Burling Library Special Collections

Tuesday, May 21:  Summer Hours begin

Burling Research Desk

Friday, May 9:  8 am-noon (on call); 1:30-4:30 pm
Saturday, May 10:  closed
Sunday, May 11:  1:30-4:30 pm; 7-11 pm
Monday, May 12 - Thursday, May 15:  8 am-noon (on call); 1:30-4:30 pm; 7-11 pm
Friday, May 16:  8 am-noon (on call); 1:30-4:30 pm  
Saturday, May 17 - Sunday, May 18: closed
Monday, May 19, Commencement Day:  8 am-10 am (on call); 1 pm-5 pm (on call)
Tuesday, May 20:  Summer Hours begin

Alumni Reunion

Burling Library

Friday, May 30: 8 am-8 pm
Saturday, May 31: 9 am-5 pm
Sunday, June 1: 11 am-5 pm

Kistle Science Library

Friday, May 30: 8 am-5 pm
Saturday, May 31: 9 am-5 pm
Sunday, June 1: closed

Burling Library Special Collections

Friday, May 30: 1:30 pm-4:30 pm
Saturday, May 31 - Sunday, June 2: closed

Burling Research Desk

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