Holidays and Closings

Please note that on the first Wednesday of each month, the Library usually does not open until after 10 a.m. If you plan to visit for research, please email us at to verify that the Reading Room will be open on the days and times you wish to come.


Tuesday, January 1 - Friday, January 4 — Closed to public and researchers

Monday, January 21 — Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (observed)

Monday, May 27 — Memorial Day (observed)

Thursday, July 4 — U.S. Independence Day (observed

Friday, July 5 — closed

Monday, September 2 — Labor Day (observed)

Monday, October 14 — Indigenous Peoples Day

Thursday, November 28 - Friday, November 29 — Thanksgiving Holiday (observed)

Tuesday, December 24 - Friday, January 3, 2020 — Closed to public and researchers