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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

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.

Summer Hours:

Monday-Thursday: 7:30 A.M. to 9:00 P.M
Friday: 7:30 A.M. to 4:30 P.M.
Saturday: 9:00 A.M. to 1:00 P.M.

2:00 P.M. to 10:00 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 in the Lobby next to the Circulation Desk.

Summer Hours:

Monday - Thursday: 9:00 A.M. - 8:30 P.M.  
Friday: 9:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M.
Saturday: 9:00 A.M - 12:30 P.M.
Sunday: 2:00 P.M. - 9:30 P.M.

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Alabama Gallery

The Alabama Gallery, home of the Library's special collections, is located on the 10th floor. The Gallery is open by appointment only, Monday-Friday 8:00am - 4:30pm. Please use this form to schedule an appointment.