Western Libraries

Extended library hours begin December 10, 2015

December 07, 2015

Written by:  Monica Fazekas

Western Libraries will once again offer extended library hours in Weldon and Taylor for the December exam period. To ensure a safe study environment, Western identification (i.e. WesternONE card) IS REQUIRED to enter both Weldon and Taylor Libraries after 9 pm during extended hours with bag checks also taking place during this time.  Extended hours are as follows:

The D.B. Weldon Library

December 10 – 18: Open 24 hours
Note: Service Desk OPEN Monday - Thursday, 8am - 8pm; Friday, 8am - 5pm; Saturday - Sunday, 10:30 am – 5 pm.; Research Help available Monday – Friday, 10 am - 4:30 pm

December 19-21: 6 am to 2 am
Note: Service Desk OPEN Monday - Thursday, 8 am - 8 pm; Friday, 8 am - 5 pm; Saturday - Sunday, 10:30 am - 5 pm.; Research Help available Monday, 10 am - 4:30 pm

December 22: 8 am to 9:30 pm
Note: Service Desk OPEN 8 am - 5 pm; Research Help available, 10 am - 4:30 pm

December 23: 8 am to 5 pm
Note: Service Desk OPEN 8 am - 5 pm, Research Help available, 10 am - 4:30 pm

December 24 – January 3: CLOSED

Allyn & Betty Taylor Library

December 10-21: 8:30 am to 12 midnight
Note: Service Desk OPEN Monday to Friday 8:30 am - 6 pm, Saturday and Sunday 11:30 am - 6 pm. Research Help is available Monday to Friday 11:30 am – 3:30 pm

December 22: 8:30 am to 9:30 pm
Note: Service Desk OPEN 8:30 am - 6 pm

December 23: 8:30 am to 4 pm
Note: Service Desk OPEN 8:30 am - 4 pm

December 24 – January 3: CLOSED


The USC will provide late night shuttle service (12:30 am – 4 am) between December 10 - 18, and from 12:30 am to 2 am on December 19 – 21. For details about pick-up locations and routes please visit: http://westernusc.ca/exam-shuttle/

In order to ensure a safe and clean study environment for students there will be regular security patrols. Students are encouraged to keep themselves safe and healthy during exams.

Full details for library hours for all locations during the exam period are available at www.lib.uwo.ca/hours/

Remember the Western Libraries website has access to our resources and services 24/7.

Western Libraries appreciates your feedback. If you have comments on this or any other library service please share with us through https://www.lib.uwo.ca/forms/contact/feedback.php.


Good luck on your exams!