Purdue Libraries to extend hours as students prep for finals

April 20, 2011

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 and Siegesmund Engineering Library will be open around the clock during the last two weeks of the semester, from April 24-May 7.

The Siegesmund Engineering Library opens at 11 a.m. Sunday (April 24) and will close at 5 p.m. May 7.

The Hicks Undergraduate Library opens at 1 p.m. Sunday (April 24) and will close at 5 p.m. May 7.

The Humanities, Social Science and Education Library and the Management & Economics Library will be open until 2 a.m. Sunday-Thursday during finals week, starting when each library opens on May 1.

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

Information on extended hours for Purdue Libraries is available at www.lib.purdue.edu/libraries/hours/201112/ExtendedHoursSpr11.html

For a list year-round Libraries hours, visit www.lib.purdue.edu/hours

: Jim Bush, 765-494-2077, jsbush@purdue.edu

Source: Beth McNeil, 765-496-2261, memcneil@purdue.edu