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Hours & Calendar: Regular Hours

This guide provides the normal operating hours for the JSU Library and the calendar for the semester as well.

This Week's Hours

Houston Cole Library Regular Hours

The Houston Cole Library is closed on holidays recognized by Jacksonville State University. These are noted in the current semester schedule tab and the Holidays and Breaks tab.

Monday-Thursday: 7:30 A.M. to 11:00 P.M
Friday: 7:30 A.M. to 4:30 P.M.
Saturday: 9:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M.

3:00 P.M. to 11:00 P.M

NOTE: Library hours now available over the telephone. Updated weekly and accessible at any time. You can contact the Circulation Desk at 256-782-5758 for more information.

NOTE: University holidays and amended schedules will be posted on this guide, on our doors, and at the circulation desk prior to those dates.

All times are Central, U.S.

Computer Lab

The Library Computer Lab, located on the 10th floor, is restricted to currently enrolled students or employees of the University. The computer lab closes 15 minutes before the Library closes.

Reference Desk

The Reference Desk is located on the 2nd Floor.

Monday - Thursday: 9:00 A.M. - 10:30 P.M.  
Friday: 9:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M.
Saturday: 9:00 A.M - 4:30 P.M.
Sunday: 3:00 P.M. - 10:30 P.M.

Need more help? Ask a librarian!

  • Online Form
  • In Person: 2nd Floor Reference Desk
  • Call: 256-782-8034 or 1-800-782-5291
  • Contact a Subject Specialist
  • Chat: Blackboard IM: jsulibrary (this service is only available for JSU faculty, staff and students)

Alabama Gallery

The Alabama Gallery, located on the 10th floor, is open by appointment only, Monday-Friday. Please visit the Reference Desk on the 2nd floor or call 256-782-8034 to schedule an appointment.

Head of Technical Services

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Jodi Poe
8th Floor
Houston Cole Library
Jacksonville State University
700 Pelham Rd N
Jacksonville, AL 36265