Welcome to Arkansas State University!

Hours of Operation

The library plays a vital role in your academic studies. Our hours are designed to maximize student accessibility. Our electronic resources are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.


  • Regular Hours: Fall & Spring

    Regular hours are during the fall and spring semesters.

    Main Library

    Mon - Thu: 7:00 a - 1:00 a
    Friday: 7:00 a - 6:00 p
    Saturday: 10:00 a - 6:00 p 
    Sunday: 2:00 p - 1:00 a

    Reference Desk

    Mon - Thu: 7:30 a - 8:00 p
    Friday: 7:30 a - 6:00 p
    Saturday: 12:00 p - 6:00 p 
    Sunday: 2:00 p - 8:00 p

    Archives & Special Collections

    Mon - Fri: 8:30 a - 4:30 p
    Saturday: closed
    Sunday: closed

  • Summer Hours: Summer I & II

    Main Library

    Mon - Thu: 7:15 a - 10:00 p
    Friday: 
    7:15 a - 5:00 p
    Saturday: 
    12:00 p - 6:00 p 
    Sunday: 
    2:00 p - 9:00 p

    Information Desk

    Mon - Thu: 8:00 a - 8:00 p
    Friday: 8:00 a - 5:00 p
    Saturday: 12:00 p - 6:00 p 
    Sunday: 2:00 p - 8:00 p

    Archives & Special Collections

    Mon - Fri: 8:30 a - 4:30 p
    Saturday: closed
    Sunday: closed

  • Extended Hours: During Finals

    Main Library

    Mon - Thu: 7:00 a - 2:00 a
    Friday: 7:00 a - 8:00 p
    Saturday: 10:00 a - 8:00 p 
    Sunday: 2:00 p - 2:00 a

    Reference Desk

    Mon - Thu: 7:30 a - 11:00 p
    Friday: 7:30 a - 8:00 p
    Saturday: 12:00 p - 8:00 p 
    Sunday: 2:00 p - 11:00 p

    Archives & Special Collections

    Mon - Fri: 8:30 a - 4:30 p
    Saturday: closed
    Sunday: closed

  • Holiday & Break Hours

    Main Library

    Mon - Fri: 7:30 a - 5:00 p
    Saturday: closed 
    Sunday: closed

    Reference Desk

    Mon - Fri: 7:30 a - 5:00 p
    Saturday: 
    closed 
    Sunday: 
    closed

    Archives & Special Collections

    Mon - Fri: 8:30 a - 4:30 p
    Saturday: closed 
    Sunday: closed

  • Holidays & Exceptions

    Holidays & Exceptions

    The following dates are holidays/exceptions to our standard operating hours:

    Summer 2015

    July 2: 7:15 a - 5:00 p
    July 3-5: Closed
    July 6: Summer hours resume
    August 7: 7:15 a - 5 p (Commencement)
    August 8-9: Closed
    August 10-14: 7:30 a - 5 p
    August 15-16: Closed
    August 17-21: 7:30 a - 5 p
    August 22: Closed
    August 23: 2 p - 9 p

    Fall 2015

    August 24: regular fall hours begin
    September 7: Closed (Labor Day)
    November 21-22: Closed
    November 23-25: 7:30 a - 5 p
    November 26-28: Closed
    November 29: regular fall hours resume
    December 1-14: extended hours (final exams)
    December 15: 7 a - 8 p (last day of finals)
    December 16-18: 7:30 a - 5 p
    December 19: 10 a - 3 p (Commencement)
    December 20: Closed
    December 21-23: 11 a - 5 p
    December 24-27: Closed
    December 28-30: 11 a - 5 p
    December 31-January 3: Closed
    January 4-8: 7:30 a - 5 p
    January 9-10: Closed
    January 11-15: 7:30 a - 5 p
    January 16-17: Closed
    January 18: 7:30 a - 5 p

    Spring 2016

    January 19: regular spring hours begin
    March 19-20: Closed
    March 21-25: 7:30 a - 5 p
    March 26: Closed
    March 27: regular spring hours
    April 27-May 9: extended hours (final exams)
    May 10: 7 a - 8 p (last day of finals)
    May 11-13: 7:30 a - 5 p
    May 14: 10 a - 3 p (Commencement)
    May 15: Closed
    May 16-20: 7:30 a - 5 p
    May 21-22: Closed
    May 23-27: 7:30 a - 5 p
    May 28-30: Closed
    May 31: regular summer hours begin