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A-State Remains Closed Through Friday. March 6

Arkansas State University will remain closed through Friday, March 6, due to heavy snowfall and hazardous road conditions. This includes the main campus at Jonesboro and the Paragould center.

For the convenience of students, faculty/staff and the community:
  • The Acansa Dining Hall will operate under inclement weather hours, 10:30 a.m. - 8 p.m. on Thursday and 10:30 a.m. - 6:30 p.m. on Friday.
  • The Red Wolf Center will be open from noon - 5 pm during the closure.
  • The Dean B. Ellis Library will be open on Friday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and regular hours over the weekend.
  • GradStock has been rescheduled to March 9, from 9 a.m. until 5:30 p.m. at Cooper Alumni Center.
  • The Testing Center will be closed.
  • NEA Science Fair has been postponed to March 16 at Hames Room, Convocation Center.
  • Communications Day (March 7) has been cancelled.
  • The SunBelt basketball match-ups with South Alabama will be played as scheduled.
  • This weekend's baseball matchup with UTA has been moved to Smith-Wills Stadium in Jackson, MS. First game is Saturday, March 7 at 7 p.m. and a doubleheader on Sunday, March 8 at 1 p.m.
  • The Honors Reception event scheduled for Saturday, March 7 has been cancelled.

The university reminds students to monitor their official Arkansas State student email account for information regarding classes, as explained in an announcement from Provost Lynita Cooksey.

For further updates, watch the A-State website at AState.edu and official social media: Facebook.com/ArkansasState and on Twitter @ArkansasState.

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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 - 9:00 p
    Friday: 7:30 a - 6:00 p
    Saturday: 12:00 p - 6:00 p 
    Sunday: 2:00 p - 9:00 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

    Reference Desk

    Mon - Thu: 7:30 a - 9:00 p
    Friday: 7:30 a - 5:00 p
    Saturday: 12:00 p - 6:00 p 
    Sunday: 2:00 p - 9:00 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:

    Fall 2014

    November 22-23: Closed
    November 24-26: 7:30 a - 5:00 p
    November 27-29: Closed
    November 30-December 8: extended hours (finals)
    December 9: 7:00 a - 7:00 p
    December 10-12: 7:30 a - 5:00 p
    December 13: 10:00 a - 3:00 p
    December 14: Closed
    December 15-19: 7:30 a - 5:00 p
    December 20-21: Closed
    December 22-23: 11:00 a - 5:00 p
    December 24-28: Closed
    December 29-30: 11:00 a - 5:00 p
    December 31-January 4: Closed

     

    Spring 2015

    January 5-9: 7:30 a - 5:00 p
    January 10-11: Closed
    January 12: Regular hours begin
    March 21-22: Closed
    March 23-27: 7:30 a - 5:00 p
    March 28: Closed
    March 29: Regular hours
    April 21-May 4: extended hours (finals)
    May 5: 7:00 a - 7:00 p
    May 6-8: 7:30 a - 5:00 p
    May 9: 10:00 a - 3:00 p
    May 10: Closed
    May 11-15: 7:30 a - 5:00 p
    May 16-17: Closed
    May 18-22: 7:30 a - 5:00 p
    May 23-25: Closed
    May 26-29: 7:30 a - 5:00 p
    May 30-31: Closed
    June 1: summer hours begin
    July 2: 7:15 a - 5:00 p
    July 3: TBD