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Reduced Library Hours May 4th - 6th



Reduced Library Hours May 4th - 6th


Summer hours for libraries on the IUB campus will begin on Tuesday, May 7, 2012. Please see Libraries & Hours for more information on summer hours.


Most libraries will have reduced hours and some will be closed Saturday, May 4 through Monday, May 6. On May 6 the IUB Libraries will be holding an In-house Institute, which is a day of professional development for their staff. It is an exciting way for their employees to work together in collaborative ways by offering sessions prepared, led, and attended by all levels of Libraries staff. In order to allow all employees to participate, most libraries will have special hours. They are as follows:


Monday, May 6th:


Open 8:00-5:00

Herman B Wells Library, West Tower, floors 2-5

Law Library

Lilly Library


Open 9:00-5:00

Chemistry Library


Open 1:00-5:00

Herman B Wells Library, East Tower



Business/SPEA Information Commons

Education Library

E. Lingle Craig Preservation Laboratory

Fine Arts Library

Geosciences Library

Public Health Library

Kinsey Institute Library

Life Sciences Library

Media & Reserve Services

Neal-Marshall Black Culture Center Library

Office of University Archives and Records Management

Optometry Library

Swain Hall Library

William & Gayle Cook Music Library


Open 24/7


The Information Commons (Wells Library, first floor of the West Tower) will remain open 24/7.


Request from ALF: materials requested by 12:00 p.m. (noon) on May 6 will be delivered to the following locations by 5:00 p.m.:  the Law Library, the Herman B Wells Library, the Lilly Library, and the Chemistry Library.  Deliveries will be made to all other locations by 5:00 p.m. on May 7.


The following services are available outside of library hours:

Renew Materials or Check Your Account: Available online via IUCAT


Recalls, Request Delivery, Request Article Delivery, Interlibrary Loan, Rush Cataloging Request: Requests can be placed online but will not be processed until the afternoon of May 6 or the morning of May 7.


If you have questions about specific services or locations, please Ask a Librarian.