Library Status During COVID-19

During the COVID-19 pandemic, the WRLC partner libraries remain committed to serving their communities to the best of their ability as allowed by campus regulations. The status of each university is listed here to provide an updated overview of operations. The information will be updated as the situation evolves.



UniversityLibrary HoursLibrary Open for Visitors
AUFall: Mon-Thu 9am-10pm, Fri 9am-8pm, Sat 11am-8pm, Sun 11am-10pm

Spring: Mon-Thu 9am-10pm, Fri 9am-8pm, Sat 11am-8pm, Sun 11am-10pm

Summer: Visitor access hours: Mon-Fri 9am-6pm and Sat-Sun 11am-6pm
Yes. Please refer to https://www.american.edu/library/services/visitors.cfm
AU LawFall: Mon-Fri 8am-9pm, Sat-Sun 10am-9pm

Spring: Mon-Fri 8am-9pm, Sat-Sun 10am-9pm

Summer: Mon-Fri 9am-9pm; Sat-Sun 10am-9pm
Currently open to WCL students, faculty and staff; WCL Alumni by reservation only
CUFall: https://libraries.catholic.edu/about-us/library-hours.html

Spring: https://libraries.catholic.edu/about-us/library-hours.html

Summer: https://libraries.catholic.edu/about-us/library-hours.html
Library open to visitors. No vaccine mandate In place. Photo ID with expiration date required for non-CU folks. WRLC IDs accepted
DCFall: Mon-Fri 8am-8pm; Sat 9am-3pm

Spring: Mon-Fri 8am-8pm; Sat 9am-3pm

Summer: Mon-Thurs 8am-8pm; Fri 8am-6pm; Sat 8am-4:30pm
Yes
GAFall: Mon - Thurs: 8 - 11, Fri: 8-6, Sat: Closed, & Sun: 1-11

Spring: Mon - Thurs: 8 - 11, Fri: 8-6, Sat: Closed, & Sun: 1-11

Summer: Monday - Thursday: 8am - 8pm, Friday: 8am - 6pm, and Sunday: 1 - 5pm
No visitors allowed, except by appointment
GMFall: Fenwick Library Monday - Thursday 8:00 am - 12 midnight, Friday 8:00 am - 6:00pm, Saturday 10:00 am - 6:00 pm, Sunday 12:00 Noon - 12 midnight

Spring: Fenwick Library Monday - Thursday 8:00 am - 12 midnight, Friday 8:00 am - 6:00pm, Saturday 10:00 am - 6:00 pm, Sunday 12:00 Noon - 12 midnight

Summer: Fenwick Library: Monday -Friday: 8am-6pm; Saturday/Sunday: 12pm-6pm
Yes
GM ArlingtonFall: Mon-Thur: 10:00am - 8:00pm; Fri-Sat: 10:00am - 6:00pm; Sun Closed

Spring: Mon-Thur: 10:00am - 8:00pm; Fri-Sat: 10:00am - 6:00pm; Sun Closed

Summer: Monday-Thursday: 11:00 am - 7:00 pm; Friday: 11am-5pm; Saturday/Sunday: Closed
Yes
GTFall: Building: 7am-2am Circ Desk: M-F 8:30am-10pm, Sat: 10am-10pm, Sun: 12pm-10pm

Spring: Building: 7am-2am Circ Desk: M-F 8:30am-10pm, Sat: 10am-10pm, Sun: 12pm-10pm

Summer: Building: 8AM-12AM 7 days a week. Circulation Desk: 8:30AM- 6PM M-F, 12PM-6PM Saturday & Sunday
The Library is closed to external community members and guests, with limited exceptions. Find the most current information available on the Library's COVID-19 FAQ.
GT LawFall: Building: 7am-2am Circ Desk: M-F 9am-8pm, Sat: 9am-6pm, Sun: 12pm-8pm

Spring: Building: 7am-2am Circ Desk: M-F 9am-8pm, Sat: 9am-6pm, Sun: 12pm-8pm

Summer: 7am-Midnight every day
The Georgetown Law Library building is currently open to Georgetown students, faculty, and staff.
GWFall: 24/7

Spring: 24/7

Summer: Sun 12p-6p Mon-Fri 7am - 8pm Sat 12p-6p
Entrance to Gelman Library is available to GW students, faculty, staff, and alumni who have a physical GWorld card enabled for campus access. Students and faculty of the Washington Research Library Consortium (WRLC) and the Association of Research Libraries (ARL) may also enter Gelman Library. All other alumni and visitor access to the library buildings is only available for: Users of specialized collections with an appointment (including the Special Collections Research Center and Global Resources Center), Senior students/staff of the School Without Walls, and Attendees of scheduled events
GW HS (Himmelfarb)Fall: 24/7

Spring: 24/7

Summer: 24/7
Physical access to Himmelfarb Library is restricted to graduate students, and undergraduate majors, medical residents, faculty and staff of The George Washington University Schools of Medicine and Health Sciences (SMHS), Milken Institute School of Public Health (GWSPH), and Nursing (SON). Faculty of other programs within the University also have library access. All affiliates listed above must present a current GWorld card upon entry, and must have uploaded their vaccine records to GW’s vaccine portal.
GW Law (Burns)Fall: Mon - Fri 8:00 am - 11:45 pm and Sat - Sun 9:00 am - 11:45 pm, with exceptions. See calendar for more information.

Spring: Mon - Fri 8:00 am - 11:45 pm and Sat - Sun 9:00 am - 11:45 pm, with exceptions. See calendar for more information.

Summer: Monday - Thursday: 9:00am - 9:45pm, Friday - Sunday: 9:00am - 5:45pm
Open to GWU faculty, staff, law students, law alumni and GW graduate students needing to use legal information resources. Current information for visitors to campus is here. Current information for visitors to the Burns Law Library is here.
GW Mt. Vernon (Eckles)Fall: Sun - Thurs 12pm-12am, Fri and Sat 12pm-6pm

Spring: Sun - Thurs 12pm-12am, Fri and Sat 12pm-6pm

Summer: CLOSED
HUFall: Founders Library: Mon-Thurs 8am-10pm, Fri 8am-5pm, Sat 9am-6pm, Sun 1:30pm-10pm Undergraduate Library: Mon-Thurs 8am-12am, Fri 8am-5pm, Sat 9am-6pm, Sun 1:30pm-10pm

Spring: Founders Library: Mon-Thurs 8am-10pm, Fri 8am-5pm, Sat 9am-6pm, Sun 1:30pm-10pm Undergraduate Library: Mon-Thurs 8am-12am, Fri 8am-5pm, Sat 9am-6pm, Sun 1:30pm-10pm

Summer: Monday-Friday, 8AM-5PM
Yes, but Visitors must download BisonSafe app & answer questions about Covid symptoms to be let into the building. This is a daily requirement.
HU Law Fall: M-F 7AM-11PM Sat, 9AM-10PM, Sun, 11AM-11PM

Spring: M-F 7AM-11PM Sat, 9AM-10PM, Sun, 11AM-11PM

Summer: May 31-July 22, 2022 Monday -Friday 8:00a.m.-8:00p.m. Saturday 9:00a.m.-5:00p.m.
The Vernon E. Jordan Jr., Law Library on the Howard University West Campus is restricted to current Howard Law and Divinity students, faculty, and staff at this time.
HU HSLFall: M-Thr: 8:00 am - 12:00 am; Fri: 8:00 am - 8:00 pm; Sat - Sun: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Spring: M-Thr: 8:00 am - 12:00 am; Fri: 8:00 am - 8:00 pm; Sat - Sun: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Summer: Mon - Fri: 8:00 am - 8:00 pm; Sat 9:00a.m.-5:00p.m. - Sun: Closed
Open to HU students and WRLC patrons. WRLC patrons must have a valid, current institution ID. Patrons/researchers from outside the WRLC can (tentatively) use the library by appointment. HU graduates can use the HSL, but cannot borrow materials.
MUFall: M-TH 7:30am-11pm F 7:30-6pm Sunday 1:30pm-9:30pm (WRLC patrons require appointments after 7pm)

Spring: M-TH 7:30am-11pm F 7:30-6pm Sunday 1:30pm-9:30pm (WRLC patrons require appointments after 7pm)

Summer: M-TH 8am-9pm F 8am-4pm Sun. 1pm-9pm (WRLC patrons require appointments after 7pm) August: M-TH 10am-6pm, Fri. 10am-4pm
yes, appointments required for WRLC patrons after 7pm
TRFall:

Spring:

Summer: Monday – Thursday 9:00 am – 7:00 pm Friday – 9:00 am – 4:00 pm Saturday – 9:00 am – 3:00 pm Sunday – Closed
The library is open for Trinity community use. Current students, faculty, staff, and alumni are able to visit the library in person.
UDC LawFall:

Spring:

Summer: Monday through Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Closed on Saturday and Sunday
Currently closed to the public


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