Purdue Libraries to extend hours as students prep for finals

April 11, 2012

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. - Purdue University Libraries will extend hours at four facilities to help students prepare for final exams.

The John W. Hicks Undergraduate Library will be open around the clock during the last two weeks of the semester, from April 22 to May 5. The Hicks (UGRL) Library opens at 1 p.m. Sunday, April 22, and will close at 5 p.m. May 5.

The Siegesmund Engineering Library will be open continuously beginning Sunday, April 22, at 11 a.m. until 5 p.m. Saturday, May 5.

The Roland G. Parrish Library of Management and Economics will extend hours Friday, April 27, until midnight; the library will be open on Saturday, April 28, from 11 a.m. to midnight; and will extend hours on Friday, May 4, until 10 p.m. The Parrish Library will retain regular hours from April 22-26, and Sunday, April 29, through Thursday, May 3, and Saturday, May 5. The Parrish Library is open until 3 a.m. Sunday-Thursday.

The Humanities, Social Science and Education Library will extend hours Friday, April 27, and Saturday, April 28 until midnight. Hours also will be extended until 2 a.m. Monday, April 30 through Thursday, May 3, and Friday, May 4 until 10 p.m.  

All other libraries will remain open normal hours.

The locations with extended hours will serve coffee and refreshments periodically during finals week.

For a list of all libraries' hours, visit http://www.lib.purdue.edu/libraries/hours/201112/ExtendedHoursSpr12.html
Contact: Beth McNeil, 765-494-2900, memcneil@purdue.edu