Library hours

Current library building hours 


Tupper Medical Building
5850 College St.

Easter Weekend Hours

Good Friday, April 18: 9 a.m.–7 p.m.
Easter Saturday, April 19: 10 a.m.–11 p.m.
Easter Sunday, April 20: 11 a.m.–11 p.m.
Easter Monday, April 21: 7:30 a.m.–11 p.m.

Extended Hours (Feb. 28–April 19)

Monday–Friday: 7:30 a.m.*–11 p.m.
Saturday: 10 a.m.–11 p.m.
Sunday: 11 a.m.–11 p.m.

*Mon–Fri the main desk opens at 8 a.m.

Academic Term Hours

Monday-Thursday: 7:30 a.m.*-11 p.m.
Friday: 7:30 a.m.*-7 p.m.
Saturday: 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
Sunday: 11 a.m.-11 p.m.
* Note: Circulation opens at 8 a.m. Mon.–Fri.


6225 University Avenue

Night Owls + Extended Weekend Hours
(Effective Saturday, March 29–Saturday, April 26)

Sunday–Thursday 8 a.m.–3 a.m.
Friday 8 a.m.–midnight (Note: We will be open from 10 a.m.–6 p.m. on Friday, April 18, Good Friday.)
Saturday 8 a.m.–midnight

Summer Hours (Effective April 27–September 3)

Monday–Thursday: 8 a.m.–9 p.m.
Friday: 8 a.m.–6 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday: 10 a.m.–6 p.m.


135 College Road
Truro, Nova Scotia

Easter weekend:

Closed Friday, April 18 to Monday, April 21. 
Reopening on Tuesday, April 22 at 8:30 a.m.

Extended Hours (Effective Monday, March 24–Wednesday, April 16)

Monday–Friday 8:30 a.m.–11 p.m.
Saturday noon–5 p.m.
Sunday 10 a.m.–11 p.m.

Summer Hours (Effective Thursday, April 17)

Monday–Friday: 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Saturday, Sunday, & holidays: closed


3rd Floor, Buildings A and B
1360 Barrington Street

Extended Hours (Effective Friday, April 4–Saturday, April 26)

Monday–Friday  8 a.m.–midnight
Saturday 9 a.m.–midnight
Sunday 10 a.m.–midnight

Summer Hours (Effective April 27–August 9)

Monday–Thursday: 8 a.m.–9 p.m.
Friday 8 a.m.–6 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday: closed

Summer Hours (August 10–31)

Monday–Frday: 8 a.m.–4 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday: closed

Reference Desk hours



Weldon Law Building
6061 University Avenue

Extended Hours (Effective Thursday, April 3–Saturday, April 19.)

Monday–Friday: 8 a.m.–10:45 p.m.*
(Note: We will be open from 9 a.m.–10:45 p.m. on Friday, April 18, Good Friday.)
Saturday: 9 a.m.–6 p.m.
Sunday: noon–10:45 p.m.

Academic Term Hours (April 20-24)

Monday–Wednesday: 8 a.m.–10:45 p.m.
Thursday: 8 a.m.–8 p.m.
Friday: 8 a.m.–4 p.m.
Saturday: noon–6 p.m.
Sunday: noon–10:45 p.m.

Summer Hours (Effective Friday, April 25–September 12)

Monday–Friday: 8 a.m.–4 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday: closed

Reference Desk hours

Library Closures

All Dalhousie Libraries are CLOSED on the following holidays:
  • New Years Day
  • Victoria Day (Kellogg Library open noon–6 p.m., Sexton Library open 10 a.m.–6 p.m.)
  • Canada Day (Sexton Library open reduced hours, 10 a.m.–6 p.m.)
  • Halifax Natal Day (Sexton Library open reduced hours, 10 a.m.–6 p.m.)
  • Labour Day
  • Christmas Day
  • Boxing Day
Locations & Services

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