Hesburgh Library Hours



Document Delivery and Interlibrary Loan services will be unavailable during break, December 20 - January 3.

The University of Notre Dame Library collection is physically located in several different buildings on campus. All Notre Dame Library locations are open to the public.

All materials and many of the available services can be used within the buildings. However, borrowing privileges are only extended to students, faculty and staff of Notre Dame, Saint Mary's, Holy Cross, and Bethel College.

Hesburgh Library Hours
Monday - Thursday
Open 24 hours*
Friday
Open till 11pm
Saturday
9am - 11pm
Sunday
Opens at 10am


Finals Week

Effective from April 26th - May 8th

We will be Open 24 Hours
from 04/26/2015 - 05/08/2015

Monday - Thursday
Open 24HR
Friday
Close at 11:00PM

Phone: (574) 631-6679

24 Hour Access Procedures


Circulation and Course Reserves

Spring Semester Hours
Monday - Thursday
8:00am - Midnight
Friday
8:00am - 6:00pm
Saturday
Noon - 5:00pm
Sunday
Noon - Midnight

Intersession

Effective on May 8th

Monday - Friday
8am - 5pm
Saturday
12pm - 5pm
Sunday
CLOSED

Phone: (574) 631-6318


Microtext and Media Services Desk

Spring Semester Hours

Staff at the first floor service desk are available to assist you after hours.

Monday - Friday
8 am - 10 pm
Saturday
12 pm - 5 pm
Sunday
12 pm - 10 pm

Summer Session

Effective on May 9th

Monday - Friday
8am - 5pm
Saturday - Sunday
CLOSED

Staff at the first floor service desk are available to assist you after hours. Micro text Interlibrary Loans are available for pick-up at the first floor service desk.

Phone: (574) 631-2889


Medieval Institute

Spring Semester Hours
Monday - Friday
8 am - 5 pm
Saturday - Sunday
CLOSED

Phone: (574) 631-5724


University Archives

Hours
Monday - Friday
8 am - 5 pm
Saturday - Sunday
CLOSED

Phone: (574) 631-6448


Au Bon Pain Cafe

Concourse opens early on weekends for Cafe.

Music Library Service

Spring Semester Hours
Monday - Friday
8:00am - 5:00pm
Saturday - Sunday
CLOSED

Music CD's may now be requested through the online catalog. Requestor will be notified when the CD's are available to be picked up at the 1st floor service desk.


Summer Session

Effective on May 9th

Music Compact Disc's (CD's) may be requested through the online catalog at any time. When available for pickup, patron will be notified via email.

Monday - Friday
8 am - 5 pm
Saturday - Sunday
CLOSED

Phone: (574) 631-7438


Reference/Research Services Desk

Spring Semester Hours
Monday - Thursday
9 am - 12 am
Friday
9 am - 5 pm
Saturday
12 pm - 5 pm
Sunday
12 pm - 12 am

Phone: (574) 631-6258


Rare Books & Special Collections

Spring Semester Hours
Monday - Friday
9 am - 5 pm
Saturday - Sunday
CLOSED

Phone: (574) 631-0290


Branch Libraries and Information Centers

Architecture Library

Mahaffey Business Library

Chemistry/Physics Library

Engineering Library

Kellogg/Kroc Library Information Center

Kresge Law Library

Mathematics Library

Radation Reading Room

Visual Resources Center

24 Hour Access Procedures

At 10:00pm Sunday night through Thursday night the doors to the library will be locked and access will only be through the east and west concourse doors using a swipe reader. You must swipe your card and enter your pin. Your pin is the month and date of your birth. Upon doing this the doors will release for approximately 8 seconds to allow access or you can press the handicap button which will allow the doors to open.

At 7:00am Monday through Friday the doors will be unlocked and the swipe card reader will be disabled.

The swipe card system is only set up for NDID’s. SMC, HC, and Bethel students must call 631-6350 and the security monitor will come and check ID’s and allow access.