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NYU Libraries Hours

Hours of operation across NYU Libraries' locations.

Building Access Updates

For the latest information about building access policies and procedures visit our NYU Returns Library Spaces page.

Special Announcements

Winter Break Closing Details, Fall 2020

Schedule for Bobst and Dibner

  • 12/21/20 (Monday): Buildings and services are fully open, including Ask a Librarian services, onsite pickup, and study spaces.

  • 12/22/20 (Tuesday): Buildings are open and services are partially open, including onsite pickup and study spaces. Ask a Librarian services will be closed.

  • 12/23/20 (Wednesday): Buildings are open and partially available services include onsite pickup and study spaces. Ask a Librarian services will be closed, and all University staff, including at the Libraries, have early dismissal at 4:00 PM.

  • 12/24/20 (Wednesday) until 1/3/21 (Sunday): Buildings are closed to users. Book drops in entryways will remain open. Ask a Librarian services will be closed.

  • 1/4/21 (Monday): Buildings will reopen at 7:30 AM, and all services will resume.


Important Dates for Requesting Library Materials

  • Requests placed by 5:00 PM on December 18, we’ll do our best to process these before the winter break begins.

  • Requests placed after 5:00 PM on December 18, will be processed in order to be received when the library reopens on January 4.

  • For locker delivery, please plan to retrieve items by December 23.

  • Scan requests will be delivered by December 23.

  • Home delivery may take longer than usual during this time due to the holiday shipping volume.

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Contact us via email, text us at 646-265-1342, or schedule an appointment.

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