SHARE WITH STUDENTS: Extended Richard J. Daley Library Hours NOW until 7:00 pm December 9th!

The University Library has begun its extended hours schedule for the end of the semester and finals week.

The Richard J. Daley Library will be open continuously from 10 a.m. Sunday, November 27 through 7 p.m. Friday, December 9.

*During extended hours, only patrons with valid i-cards will be able to enter the building from 9 p.m. to 6:30 a.m. A dedicated Library Shuttle will serve Library patrons from 11 p.m. – 7 a.m. every day from Sunday, November 27 (11 p.m.) to Friday, December 9 (7 a.m.) The Library Shuttle picks up/drops off at the west (Morgan St.) door to the Daley Library. You must show a valid i-card to use the Library Shuttle.

Hours for all Library locations are online from the Hours & Locations link for each library at


Please note that the Library of the Health Sciences-Chicago also has extended hours, but there is a different schedule:

The Library of the Health Sciences-Chicago is open extended hours Sunday, December 4 through Friday, December 16 as follows:

Sunday: 9 a.m. – 2 a.m.
Monday – Thursday: 7 a.m. – 2 a.m.
Friday: 7 a.m. – midnight (On December 16,
the library will close at 5 p.m.)
Saturday: 9 a.m. – midnight