We are open Monday-Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. We are closed on University of Illinois holidays. These include Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, the day after Thanksgiving, Christmas Day (Observed), the day after Christmas (Observed), New Year's Day (Observed), Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, and Memorial Day. Other closure dates will be announced in advance.

Special Hours Note:

The Rare Book & Manuscript Library will be closed Friday Morning, January 10, 2014  and will re-open at 1:00 p.m. that afternoon.