Hours

The library building is typically open 116.5 hours per week during the academic year. It is open 24/7 during the final exam period. Library access is restricted to current University of Puget Sound students, staff and faculty after 9 p.m. Hours are reduced during breaks, holidays, and summer sessions. Call 253.879.3675 for a recorded message that is updated regularly.

Summer Term Hours

May 17 - Aug 6 Mon - Thur 8am - 8pm
  Tues, Wed, and Fri 8am - 5pm
  Sat - Sun 1pm - 5pm

Pre-Fall Term Hours

Aug 7 - 8 Sat - Sun Closed
Aug 9 - 10 Mon - Tues 8am - 5pm
Aug 11 - 12 Wed - Thur 8am - 11pm
Aug 13 Fri 8am - 5pm
Aug 14 - 15 Sat - Sun Closed
Aug 16 - 17 Mon - Tues 8am - 5pm
Aug 18 - 19 Wed - Thur 8am - 11pm
Aug 20 Fri 8am - 5pm
Aug 21 - 22 Sat - Sun 1pm - 5pm
Aug 23 - 27 Mon - Fri 8am - 5pm
Aug 28 - 29 Sat - Sun 1pm - 5pm

 

Reference Hours

Collins Library offers multiple avenues for patrons to receive reference and research help, including individual research consultations with a librarian.  Currently all assistance is provided virtually.  Please see our Research Help​ guide.​

Archives & Special Collections

*The Archives & Special Collections is currently unable to host in-person researchers. If you need assistance or would like to set up a virtual appointment, please email us at archives@pugetsound.edu.

Hours of operation 8am - 5pm, M-F