Hours of Operation

Fall and Spring Semester Hours

Summer Session Hours

(May 13, 2024-August 23, 2024)

7:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
12:00 noon-7:00 p.m.
12:00 noon-11:00 p.m.


Note: The Library's entrance doors are locked 10 minutes before the closing time to allow staff to assist patrons leaving the building.

Rod Library operates under modified hours during holidays, exam periods and interims. Those hours are listed below. Individual departments and service desks will also have modified hours. If you are unsure that a service will be available, please contact us directly.

Want to avoid the crowd?

Plan your next visit to avoid busy times in the library.

* Volume of visitors is based on the previous week's electronically collected door counts

Holiday, Interim and Finals Hours

Weekend Before Fall Semester

Day Day of Week Hours
Aug 24 Saturday 12:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
Aug 25 Sunday 2:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m.
Aug 26 Monday Begin Fall Semester 2024 hours


Labor Day Weekend

Day Day of Week Hours
Sept 1 Friday 7:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Sept 2-3 Saturday-Sunday Closed
Sept 4 Monday (Labor Day) Closed


Thanksgiving Break

Day Day of Week Hours
Nov 17 Friday 7:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Nov 18-19 Saturday-Sunday Closed
Nov 20-22 Monday-Wednesday 7:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Nov 23-25 Thursday-Saturday Closed
Nov 26 Sunday 12:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m.


Fall Semester 2023 Finals

Day Day of Week Hours
Dec 4-7 Monday-Thursday 7:00 a.m.-2:00 a.m.
Dec 8 Friday 7:00 a.m.-9:00 p.m.
Dec 9 Saturday 9:00 a.m.-9:00 p.m.
Dec 10 Sunday 9:00 a.m.-2:00 a.m.
Dec 11-12 Monday-Tuesday 7:00 a.m.-2:00 a.m.
Dec 13 Wednesday 7:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.
Dec 14 Thursday 7:00 a.m.-9:00 p.m.
Dec 15 Friday 7:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.


Winter Hours 2023/24

Day Day of Week Hours
Dec 16-17 Saturday-Sunday Closed
Dec 18-22 Monday-Friday 7:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Dec 23-24 Saturday-Sunday Closed
Dec 25-29 Monday-Friday Closed
December 30-31 Saturday-Suday Closed
Jan 1 Monday Closed
Jan 2-5 Tuesday-Friday

7:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.

Jan 6-7 Saturday-Sunday Closed
Jan 8-12 Monday-Friday

7:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.

Jan 13-14 Saturday-Sunday Closed
Jan 15 Monday


Jan 16 Tuesday Begin regular spring hours


Spring Break 2024

Day Day of Week Hours
Mar 8 Friday 7:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Mar 9-10 Saturday-Sunday Closed
Mar 11-15 Monday-Friday 7:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Mar 16 Saturday Closed
Mar 17 Sunday 12:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m.


Special Hours

Day Day of Week Hours
Mar 31 Sunday 6:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m.


Special Hours for RodCon Event

Day Day of Week Hours
Apr 6 Saturday 10:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m.


Spring Semester Finals

Day Day of Week Hours
Apr 29-May 2 Monday-Thursday 7:00 a.m.-2:00 a.m.
May 3 Friday 7:00 a.m.-9:00 p.m.
May 4 Saturday 9:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
May 5 Sunday 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
May 6-7 Monday-Tuesday 7:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
May 8 Wednesday 7:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.
May 9 Thursday 7:00 a.m.-9:00 p.m.
May 10 Friday 7:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
May 11-12 Saturday-Sunday Closed
May 13 Monday Begin summer hours


Memorial Day

Day Day of Week Hours
May 24 Friday 7:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
May 25-26 Saturday-Sunday Closed
May 27 Monday (Memorial Day) Closed


Independence Day

Day Day of Week Hours
July 4 Thursday (Independence Day) Closed