Hours


Building Hours

Semester Hours

August 23 - December 18, January 10 - May 15

Monday - Thursday 6:00am - 2:00am
Friday 6:00am - 8:00pm
Saturday 12:00pm - 6:00pm
Sunday 12:00pm - 2:00am

Summer Hours

May 16 - August 22

Monday - Friday 8:00am - 8:00pm
Saturday Closed
Sunday 12:00pm - 8:00pm

All hours are Pacific time and are subject to change for special circumstances. If a holiday is not listed in reduced hours, the Library will be open.


Reference Desk Hours

Semester Hours

Monday - Friday 9:00am - 5:00pm

Summer Hours

Monday - Friday 1:00pm - 3:00pm

U of I librarians are available to help via chat, text, or email during Reference Desk hours. Meetings with a librarian are also available by appointment during regular hours, please email libref@uidaho.edu to set up a time. Even when the reference desk is closed, Chat help from librarians from other academic libraries is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week!

You can also contact your subject liaison or call our Circulation Desk (208-885-6559) for assistance.


Interlibrary Loan

ILL Office Hours

Monday - Friday 9:00am - 5:00pm
Saturday - Sunday Closed

Special Collections

Reading Room Hours

Tuesday - Friday 10:00am to 2:00pm
Saturday - Monday Closed

Gary Strong Curriculum Center

Semester Hours

August 23 - May 15

Monday - Friday 10:00am - 3:00pm
Saturday - Sunday Closed

Summer Hours

May 16 - August 22

Monday - Thursday 9:00am - 12:00pm
Friday 12:00pm - 3:00pm
Saturday - Sunday Closed

Reduced Hours and Closures

Fall Reduced Hours

September 6 - Labor Day Closed

Fall Recess

November 22 - 24 8:00am - 6:00pm
November 25 - Thanksgiving Closed
November 26 8:00am - 6:00pm

Winter Intersession

December 19 - 23 8:00am - 6:00pm
December 24 - January 1 Closed
January 2 12:00pm - 6:00pm
January 3 - 8 8:00am - 6:00pm
January 9 12:00pm - 6:00pm

Spring Recess

March 14 - 18 8:00am - 6:00pm
March 19 12:00pm - 6:00pm

Summer Closures

May 31 - Memorial Day Closed
June 21 - Juneteenth Closed
July 4 - Independence Day Closed
July 5 12:00pm - 5:00pm