Five reminders about using the Libraries in person

Reserving a study seat is quick and easy, including just before you come. You can reserve a seat any time prior to arrival for up to four hours per day. Multiple reservations (in different locations) are allowed. Video conferencing is allowed in designated rooms. Masks must be worn at all times.You will be asked to leave […]

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Extended Library Hours Beginning March 7

Beginning March 7 through the end of Spring term (April 23), the Science and Engineering Library will be open until midnight Sundays through Wednesdays in response to student requests for extended hours. Six libraries are currently open for study space to students, faculty, and staff. To enter and use library study spaces, you must make a reservation, […]

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Update on Library Hours for Thanksgiving Weekend

All libraries will be CLOSED on Thursday, November 26 and Friday, November 27 for Thanksgiving, a University holiday. Butler Library will be OPEN on Saturday, November 28 and Sunday, November 29; all other libraries will be closed on those days. Normal library hours for the fall semester will resume on Monday, November 30. Six libraries […]

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What’s Happening with Barnard Library in Spring/Summer 2018

Great news! Barnard’s new Milstein Teaching and Learning Center opens in September 2018. Because moving presents some logistical challenges, including restoring books and archival materials to their shelves and the library catalog, the Barnard Library will suspend access to some services and resources for a time this summer. If you are a Barnard library user, […]

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Library Hours on Election Day 2016

Several of our libraries will have shortened hours on Election Day, Tuesday, November 8. Please see below for a schedule of temporary changes to libraries’ hours. Business & Economics Library: CLOSED C.V. Starr East Asian Library: 9am – 7pm Geology Library: 9am – 5pm Health Sciences Library: 9am – 5pm Lehman Social Sciences Library: 9am […]

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Library Closings on Friday 2/8 & Saturday 2/9

Due to the inclement weather, Columbia University Libraries facilities will close at 4:00pm on Friday, February 8.  Butler Library will maintain normal hours as a study hall only during this period. All facilities will remain closed on Saturday, February 9.  Again, Butler Library will maintain normal hours as a study hall only during this period. […]

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Library Closings On Monday, May 14th

In coordination with the Presidential visit to Columbia University on Monday, May 14, the following libraries will be closed: Butler Library Journalism Library Music & Arts Library C.V. Starr East Asian Library For those in need of work space or computer facilities, other library facilities will be open normal hours.  Please check the Library Hours […]

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