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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 7:00 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 Research Help Closed
Sunday 9:00 am - 9:00 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 14, 2019 - January 5, 2020

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

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

Winter

January 6 - March 20, 2020

*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 Research Help Closed
Sunday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Holiday Closures

  • Monday, January 20 - Martin Luther King, Jr., Day
  • Monday, February 17  - President's Day

Winter/Spring Interim

March 21 - 29, 2020

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

March 30 - June 12, 2020

*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 Research Help Closed
Sunday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Holiday Closures

  • Monday, May 25 - Memorial Day

Spring/Summer Interim

June 13- 21, 2020

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 22 - August 21, 2020

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

  • Friday, July 3 - Independence Day (Observed)

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