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The library will be CLOSED for the Labor Day weekend on Saturday, September 3 and Sunday, September 4.
The building will reopen on Monday, September 5 from 6:00 pm-midnight.
HAM 309 will remain open with card-swipe access through the second-floor tunnel from the Student Center; library databases will be available.

Library Hours

Summer hours begin Tuesday, May 31. At that time, the library building will be open Monday – Friday, 8:00 am – 4:00 pm.

SEMESTERS
Fall and Spring
FINALS
Fall and Spring

IMMERSIVE TERM
SUMMER SESSION
 Sunday6pm – midnight1pm – midnightCLOSEDCLOSED
Monday7:30am – midnight7:30am – midnight8am – 6pm8am – 4pm
Tuesday7:30am – midnight 7:30am – midnight8am – 6pm8am – 4pm
Wednesday7:30am – midnight7:30am – 9pm8am – 6pm8am – 4pm
Thursday7:30am – midnight7:30am – 5pm8am – 6pm8am – 4pm
Friday7:30am – 4pm7:30am – 4pm8am – 4pm8am – 4pm
Saturday1pm – 5pm1pm – 9pmCLOSEDCLOSED

 

Archives Hours

Because of campus restrictions related to COVID-19, the Archives are currently by appointment only

Additionally, we will endeavor to fill requests for scanned documents.
Please contact us by email at libraryarchives@franklincollege.edu, or call (317) 738-8162 for assistance.

 

Holiday Closures

The library will be CLOSED in observance of the following holidays:

  • Memorial Day
  • July 4
  • Labor Day weekend (Saturday – Sunday)
  • Thanksgiving weekend (Thursday – Saturday)
  • Christmas and New Year (December 23 – January 1).

Spring Break Hours, 3/28 – 4/1

  • Friday – Saturday, 3/26 and 3/27: CLOSED
  • Monday – Thursday: noon to 4:00 p.m. (staff work until 5:00 p.m.)
  • Friday, 4/1: CLOSED (Campus Day)
  • Saturday, 4/2: CLOSED
  • Sunday, 4/3: 6:00 p.m. to midnight (regular hours resume)

Spring Finals Hours, 5/14 – 5/20

  • Saturday, 5/14: 1:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
  • Sunday, 5/15: 1:00 p.m. to midnight
  • Monday and Tuesday: 7:30 t0 midnight
  • Wednesday: 7:30 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
  • Thursday: 7:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
  • Friday: 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Saturday, 5/21 (Commencement) and Sunday, 5/22: CLOSED