Western Libraries

Extended Library Hours begin December 4

December 04, 2017

Written by:  Monica S 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 4 – 14: Open 24 hours
Note: Service Desk OPEN Monday - Thursday, 8am - 8pm; Friday, 8am - 5pm; Saturday - Sunday, 10:30 am – 5 pm

April 15 – 19: 8 am to 2 am
Note: Service Desk OPEN Monday - Thursday, 8am - 8pm; Friday, 8am - 5pm; Saturday - Sunday, 10:30 am – 5 pm

December 20: 8 am to 8 pm
Note: Service Desk OPEN 8 am – 8 pm

December 21 – 22: 8 am – 5 pm
Note: Service Desk OPEN 8 am – 5 pm

December 23 – January 1: CLOSED

Allyn & Betty Taylor Library

December 4 – 20: 8 am – 12 midnight
Note: Info Desk OPEN Monday to Friday 9 am - 5 pm, Saturday CLOSED, and Sunday 10:30 am - 5 pm.

December 21: 8 am  – 9 pm
Note: Info Desk OPEN 9 am - 5 pm

December 22: 10 am – 5 pm
Note: Info Desk OPEN 10 am – 5pm

December 23 – January 1: CLOSED


The USC will provide late night shuttle service (1 am – 4:30 am) betweenDecember 4 – 14. For details about pick-up locations and routes please visit Western USC's Transportation Page.

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 on our Libraries Hours page.

Remember that 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 them with us.

Good luck on your exams!