Hours & Holidays

Live near campus? Planning a visit? We hope you make a trip to the library.  The library staff can assist and instruct you in the use of research databases and online catalogs, direct you to facts and statistics, help you select and evaluate print and online reference tools, and complete your library loan requests.
 

In addition, at the library you can eat and drink while browsing popular magazines, journals or books!  You may borrow equipment such as headphones, a TV/DVD cart, or book one of our twelve student meeting rooms for yourself or your study group.

Hours of Operation

These services are available during our normal hours of:

Monday - Thursday 8 am - 10 pm
Friday 8 am - 5 pm
Saturday 8 am - 4 pm
Sunday 1 pm -5 pm

Holidays Observed

If a holiday falls on a normally-scheduled day of classes, the University will post make-up hours.

The University will be closed to observe the following holidays:

  • Martin Luther King, Jr. Day                                                         
  • Presidents’ Day (observed the day after Thanksgiving)
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Christmas Eve
  • Christmas Day
  • New Year’s Day

Academic Calendar

The Franklin University academic calendar is divided into three, 15-week trimesters: fall, winter, and summer.

Summer break occurs this year between August 11-15, 2014. The library will be open these days from 8 am to 5 pm only. Weekend hours will continue as usual.

Important University Dates and Deadlines

For important university dates and deadlines please refer to this website.