Archer Library Hours & Updates


Library Hours: Spring 2022

Archer Library's fall schedule begins on Monday, January 10th: planned exceptions to operataing hours are detailed below. Please note that Archer Library hours are subject to change.

Sunday:  1:00 p.m. to Midnight

Monday - Thursday:  8:00 a.m. to Midnight 

Friday:  8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Saturday:  Noon to 4:00 p.m.


Spring Hours:  Exceptions & Updates

Follow AU Library News Blog, IRC News Blog, and IRC @ AU Library on Twitter for the latest news and updates to Library hours.




  Winter Break
  Thursday, Jan. 6 :  Open 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
  Friday, Jan. 7:  Open 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
  Saturday, Jan. 8: Closed
  Sunday, Jan. 9: Closed
  MLK Holiday   Saturday, Jan. 15:  Closed
  Sunday, Jan. 16: Closed
  Monday, Jan. 17:  Open 6:00 p.m. to Midnight
  Spring Break   Saturday, March 5: Closed
  Sunday, March 6: Closed
  Monday, March 7 - Friday, March 11:  Open 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
  Saturday, March 12:  Closed
  Sunday, March 13: Closed
  Easter Break   Wednesday, April 13:  8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
  Thursday, April 14:  8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
  Friday, April 15: Closed
  Saturday, April 16: Closed
  Sunday, April 17: Closed
  Monday, April 18: Open 8:00 a.m. to Midnight
 Extended Hours
  Friday, April 29:  Open 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
  Saturday, April 30:  Open 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
  After Finals   Thursday, May 5:  Open 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
  Friday, May 6:  Open 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
  Saturday, May 7:  Closed 
  Sunday, May 8:  Closed  
  Summer Hours   Summer Hours schedule begins Monday, May 9


➤ IRC Hours

Instructional Resource Center Hours & updates are available on the IRC web site.


➤ ATS Library Hours

Ashland Theological Seminary Library hours are posted on the ATS Library website.


Policy Notice

Visitors to Archer Library who are younger than high school age and who do not have a valid Ashland University ID or University affiliation must be accompanied by an adult.

High school students may use public library computers located on the main floor for research purposes only.

  • Current students are given priority in the use of library computers.
  • Instructional Resource Center and second floor computers are not available for public use.


Returning a book after closing?

The library book drop is located on the lower level by the back door, service entrance,  across from the Chapel.