Hours

Building Access

From midnight-2:00am, Sunday through Thursday, the library is open only to Michigan Tech staff, faculty and enrolled students. Swipe your HuskyCard to enter through the main door. When the library is closed, enrolled students, faculty or staff can enter the library through the west side entrance by swiping the HuskyCard. The two large reading rooms, vending machines and the instruction rooms (244 and 242 with workstations) are open. Coming Fall, 2014 additional workstations and printing will be available on the first floor. Our 24/7 access is available 364 days/year with the exception of the Wednesday night of Winter Carnival.

Thanksgiving and Winter Break Hours

The Van Pelt and Opie Library will be closed for the Thanksgiving break from November 27–28, and closed for the winter break December 24–25 and December 31–January 1. The archives will be closed November 27–28, December 24–28, and December 31–January 4. The Opie Library (two large reading rooms, vending machines, and the second floor instruction rooms 242 and 244) will be open 24/7 to faculty, staff, and students with HuskyCard access.

Interlibrary loan borrowing and e-mail services will continue throughout the Thanksgiving and winter breaks. For assistance, during this period, please email library@mtu.edu, or telephone (906) 487-2508.

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Academic Year 2014-2015

Library Services
Monday - Thursday 7am - 2am
Friday 7am - 9pm
Saturday 9am - 9pm
Sunday 9am - 2am

Opie Library
Monday - Sunday 24 hours

Research/Reference
Monday - Thursday 9am - 8pm
Friday 9am - 5pm

Research/Reference Extended Hours Pilot

Library Café
Monday - Thursday 7am - midnight
Friday 7am - 9pm
Saturday 9am - 9pm
Sunday 9am - midnight

IT User Services
Monday - Friday 8am - 8pm
Saturday - Sunday 11am - 3pm

Jackson Center for Teaching & Learning
Monday - Friday 8am - 5pm

Archives & Historical Collections
Monday - Friday 10am - 5pm
August
Aug 31 Closed

September
Sep 7 Academic Hours Resume

November
Nov 22 - Nov 23 9am - 7pm
Nov 24 - Nov 26 7am - 7pm
Nov 27 - Nov 28 Closed
Nov 29 9am - 7pm

December
Dec 20 - Dec 21 9am - 7pm
Dec 22 - Dec 23 7am - 7pm
Dec 24 - Dec 25 Closed
Dec 26 - Dec 28 10am - 2pm
Dec 29 - Dec 30 7am - 7pm
Dec 31 Closed

January
Jan 1 Closed
Jan 2 - Jan 4 10am - 2pm
Jan 5 - Jan 9 7am - 7pm
Jan 10 9am - 7pm

February
Feb 4 Building Closed
  Opie Library Closed

March
Mar 7 9am - 7pm
Mar 8 9am - 7pm
Mar 9 - Mar 13 7am - 7pm
Mar 14 9am - 7pm

May

July