Hesburgh Library Hours



 

The service desks of the Hesburgh Libraries will be closed for the Christmas season beginning December 24th and will reopen January 4, 2016. Patrons are welcome to place interlibrary loan and document delivery requests during this time period, however, they will not be processed until staff return on January 4th.

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.

Spring Semester Hours
Monday - Thursday
Open 24 hours*
Friday
Open till 11pm
Saturday
9am - 7pm
Sunday
Opens at 10am

Phone: (574) 631-6679

Concourse opens early on weekends for Au Bon Pain Cafe.

Phone: (574) 631-6679

24 Hour Access Procedures


Circulation Services

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

Intersession

Effective on May 7th

Monday - Friday
8:00am - 5:00pm
Saturday
Noon - 5:00pm
Sunday
CLOSED

Phone: (574) 631-6318


Reserves, Microtext and Media Services Desk

Spring Semester

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

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

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
8:00am - 4:30pm
Saturday - Sunday
CLOSED

Phone: (574) 631-7438


Reference/Research Services Desk

Spring Semester Hours
Monday - Thursday
9:00 am to Midnight
Friday
9:00 am to 6:00 pm
Saturday
Noon to 5:00 pm
Sunday
Noon to Midnight

1st Summer Intersession

Effective from May 7th - June 12th

Monday - Friday
9 am to 5 pm
Saturday - Sunday
Closed

Phone: (574) 631-6258


Rare Books & Special Collections

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

Summer Hours

Effective on May 16th

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.