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Blake Library

Library Contacts and Hours

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Library Access Information
 

FALL/SPRING SEMESTER HOURS

Monday - Thursday: 8am - 9pm

Friday: 8am - 4:30pm

Saturday: 12pm - 8pm

Sunday: 12pm - 8pm

Library staff is available from 8am to 5pm Monday - Friday only, for walk-in or by-phone help. However, reference staff may be available evenings, weekends, and holidays by email at sbirden@maine.edu

 

Library Hour Changes:

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Monday, August 29 Classes and Fall Hours begin.

September:

Saturday, Sunday, and Monday, September 3-5: Labor Day Weekend - Library is Closed 

October:

Saturday, Sunday, and Monday October 8-10 - Library is Closed (Indigenous People's Day)

Tuesday, October 11 - Library is Open

November:

Friday, November 11 - Library is Closed (Veteran's Day)

Thursday through Sunday, November 24-27 - Library is Closed (Thanksgiving)

December:

During Semester break - On weekends the library is closed

Monday - Friday, December 19-23 - Library closes at 4:30pm

December-January:

Library closes from December 26 through January 1.

January:

Library opens Monday, January 2 - Hours are Monday - Friday 8am to 4:30pm and closed weekends

Monday, January 16 - Library is Closed (Martin Luther King Day)

Tuesday, January 17 - Library's hours go back to normal semester hours

 

Reference services are still available during the weekends. Contact: sbirden@maine.edu

 

Community patrons no longer need to show proof of vaccination. See note about masks below.

 

Masks:

Masks are optional. However, visitors, students, staff, and faculty are asked always to have an appropriate face covering available and to be prepared to wear it if required or requested to do so.

Also, please don't hesitate to ask staff to wear a face covering if you would like us to do so.

https://www.maine.edu/together/community-guidance/everyone/

 

 

Reference staff available by email, including holidays and weekends: sbirden@maine.edu

To access staff by phone or email, please click on "Contact Library Staff" above for contact information.

 

To our Community Patrons, Curbside Service is still available!

 

SUMMER HOURS 

Monday - Friday: 8am - 4:30pm

Saturdays & Sundays: Closed

 

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