Hours

Library hours vary throughout the year. Please be sure to check the exceptions listed below each semester or session after checking the hours. Service points throughout the library may also have different hours.

Fall Semester Hours

Thursday, August 25 - Monday, December 19
Day Hours
Monday  7:30 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
Tuesday 7:30 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
Wednesday 7:30 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
Thursday 7:30 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
Friday 7:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Saturday 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Sunday 12:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.
Fall Semester Exceptions and Holidays
Day Hours
Wednesday, November 23 10:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Thursday, November 24 Closed
Friday, November 25 Closed
Saturday, November 26 Closed
Tuesday, December 6 - Monday, December 19 (ends at 5:30 p.m.) Open 24/7

Winter Break Hours

Tuesday, December 20 - Monday, January 16
Day Hours
Monday - Friday 7:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday Closed
Winter Break Exceptions and Holidays
Day Hours
Monday, December 26 - Monday, January 2 Closed
Monday, January 16 7:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.

Library Service Points

Research Help Desk and Online Chat

Fall & Spring Semesters:
Monday-Thursday: 11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Friday:11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Saturday-Sunday: CLOSED

Breaks & Summer Semesters: 
Monday-Friday: 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Saturday-Sunday: CLOSED

The Research Help Desk and Online Chat are closed on staff holidays when classes are not in session.

Archives and Special Collections

Monday-Friday: 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Saturday-Sunday: CLOSED

Archives and Special Collections is closed on staff holidays.

Sound and Image Media Studios

Visit the Sound and Image Media Studios website for hours.

MakerLab


The MakerLab is open and accessible to authorized users during building hours. Consultations must be requested 24 hours in advance by emailing makerlab@brandeis.edu. 

Automation Lab

The Automation Lab is open and accessible to authorized users during building hours. Consultations must be requested 24 hours in advance by emailing makerlab@brandeis.edu. 

Digital Humanities Lab

The Digital Humanities Lab is open and accessible to authorized users during building hours. Consultations must be requested 24 hours in advance by emailing makerlab@brandeis.edu. 

Other Services

ITS Technology Help Desk

Visit the ITS Technology Help Desk page for current hours.

Writing Center

Visit the Writing Center website for current hours.

Starbucks Farber

Visit the Brandeis Hospitality website for current hours.