Library Hours & Updates

Fall Schedule • 2022

Archer Library's fall hours begin on Monday, August 29th.  Planned exceptions to operating hours are detailed below. Please note that Archer Library hours are subject to change.

Monday - Thursday:  8 a.m. to midnight.
Friday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Saturday:  noon to 4:00 p.m.
Sunday:  1 p.m. to midnight

Exceptions & Updates

Follow AU Library News Blog, IRC News Blog, and IRC @ AU Library on Twitter for the latest news and updates to Library hours.




 Labor Day   Sat 9/3 & Sun. 9/4: Closed
    Monday, 9/5:  Open 6 p.m. to midnight
  Fall Break   Thursday, 10/13:  Close 4 p.m.
    Friday, 10/14: Close 4 p.m.
    Saturday, 10/15:  Closed
    Sunday, 10/16: Open 6 p.m. to midnight
 Thanksgiving   Tuesday, 11/22: Close 4 p.m.
    Wed. 11/23 - Sun. 11/27:  Closed
 Extended Hours   Friday, 12/9:  8 a.m. to 9 p.m.
    Saturday, 12/10:  10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
 After Finals   Thurs. 12/15 & Fri. 12/16: Close 4 p.m.
    Sat. 12/17 & Sun 12/18:  Closed
    Mon. 12/19 - Wed. 12/21:  Close 4 p.m
  Holiday Break   Thurs. 12/22 - Wed. 1/4:  Closed
    Spring hours begin on Thurs. 1/5

IRC & ATS Library Hours

 IRC Hours & Updates are available on the IRC website. • ATS Library Hours are available on the ATS Library website.


Policy Notice

Visitors to Archer Library who are younger than high school age and who do not have a valid Ashland University ID or University affiliation must be accompanied by an adult.

High school students may use public library computers located on the main floor for research purposes only.

  • Current students are given priority in the use of library computers.
  • Instructional Resource Center and second floor computers are not available for public use.


Returning a book after closing?

The library book drop is located on the lower level by the back door, service entrance,  across from the Chapel.