Hours


Building Hours

Semester Hours

August 23 - December 17, January 12 - 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

August 23 - May 15

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

Summer Hours

May 16 - August 22

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 Hours

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

Special Collections

Reading Room Hours

Reading Room by appointment only Contact us:
libspec@uidaho.edu

Gary Strong Curriculum Center

Semester Hours

August 23 - May 15

Monday - Thursday 9:00am - 5:00pm
Friday 9:00am - 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 12:00pm - 6:00pm
September 7 - Labor Day Closed
September 8 Resume Fall Hours

Fall Recess

November 22 12:00pm - 6:00pm
November 23-25 8:00am - 6:00pm
November 26 Closed
November 27 12:00pm - 6:00pm
November 28 Closed
November 29 12:00pm - 6:00pm
November 30 Resume Fall Hours

Winter Intersession

December 19 Closed
December 20 12:00pm - 6:00pm
December 21-23 8:00am - 6:00pm
December 24-January 2 Closed
January 3 10:00am - 6:00pm
January 4-8 8:00am - 6:00pm
January 9 Closed
January 10 10:00am - 6:00pm
January 11-12 7:45am - 10:00pm
January 13 Resume Spring Hours

Spring Recess

March 14 12:00pm - 8:00pm
March 15-19 8:00am - 6:00pm
March 20 Closed
March 21 Resume Regular Hours

Summer Closures

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