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The UW Tacoma Library is a single library that occupies two buildings, connected by a skybride. The hours listed on this page apply to both library buildings - the Snoqualmie Building and the Tioga Library Building (floors 1&2).

Current UW Husky Card required for entry after 9pm, Monday-Thursday during the Fall, Winter, and Spring Quarters.
[Closed to the public after 9pm, Monday-Thursday.]

Autumn

September 25 - December 12, 2019

Day Library Hours Research Help Hours
Monday - Thursday 7:30 am - 12:00 am 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 7:30 am - 5:00 pm 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm Reference Closed
Sunday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Exceptions

  • Monday, November 11 - Veterans Day
    Closed
     
  • Wednesday, November 27 - Day Before Thanksgiving
    7:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
     
  • Thursday, November 28 - Thanksgiving Day
    Closed
     
  • Friday, November 29 - Day After Thanksgiving
    Closed
     

Autumn/Winter Interim

December 15, 2018 - January 6, 2019

Day Library Hours Research Help Hours
Monday - Friday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Saturday - Sunday Closed Closed

Holiday Closures

  • Tuesday, December 25 - Christmas Day
  • Tuesday, January 1 - New Year's Day

Winter

January 7 - March 22, 2019

*After 9pm UW ID is required to enter the Library
Day Library Hours Research Help Hours
Monday - Thursday 7:00 am - 12:00 am 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 7:00 am - 5:00 pm 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm Reference Closed
Sunday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Holiday Closures

  • Monday, January 21 - Martin Luther King, Jr., Day
  • Monday, February 18  - President's Day

Winter/Spring Interim

March 23 - 31, 2019

Day Library Hours Research Help Hours
Monday - Friday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Saturday - Sunday Closed Closed

Spring

April 1 - June 14, 2019

*After 9pm UW ID is required to enter the Library

Day Library Hours Research Help Hours
Monday - Thursday 7:00 am - 12:00 am 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 7:00 am - 5:00 pm 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm Reference Closed
Sunday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Holiday Closures

  • Monday, May 27 - Memorial Day

Spring/Summer Interim

June 15- 23, 2019

Day Library Hours Research Help Hours
Monday - Friday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Saturday - Sunday Closed Closed

Summer

June 24 - August 23, 2019

Day Library Hours Research Help Hours
Monday - Thursday 8:00 am - 9:00 pm 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Friday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm Closed
Sunday Closed Closed

Holiday Closures

  • Thursday, July 4 - Independence Day

Summer/Autumn Interim

August 24 - September 24, 2019

Day Library Hours Research Help Hours
Monday - Friday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Saturday - Sunday Closed Closed

Holiday Closures

  • Monday, September 2 - Labor Day