In most libraries, the circulation and reserve desks close 15 minutes before the library closes.
Hours are subject to change without notice.
UT Libraries are restricted to UT students, faculty and staff between the hours of 10pm and 7am.
UT Libraries Hours
|Perry-Castañeda Library ? Office hours are standard business hours unless specified below.|
All regular collections are available when the building is open.
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|Building Hours||opens at 11am ||24hours ||24hours ||24hours ||24hours ||closes at 11pm ||10am - 11pm |
|Research Help and Check Out Services||12pm - 11:45pm ||8am - 11:45pm ||8am - 11:45pm ||8am - 11:45pm ||8am - 11:45pm ||8am - 7:45pm ||12pm - 7:45pm |
|Courtesy Borrower Services||1pm - 4pm ||9am - 4pm ||9am - 4pm ||9am - 4pm ||9am - 4pm ||9am - 4pm ||1pm - 4pm |
|Library Copier Services||1pm - 5:45pm ||8am - 4:45pm ||8am - 4:45pm ||8am - 4:45pm ||8am - 4:45pm ||8am - 4:45pm ||1pm - 4:45pm |
|Public Speaking Center ?||closed ||10am - 7pm ||10am - 7pm ||10am - 7pm ||10am - 7pm ||closed ||closed |
|University Writing Center ?||1pm - 7pm ||10am - 8pm ||10am - 8pm ||10am - 8pm ||10am - 8pm ||10am - 4pm ||closed |
The Perry-Castañeda Library is open long hours during the semester: approximately 340 days a year, about 160 days a year for 24-hour study. PCL closes at 5pm only about 35 days a year.
Group study rooms, reservable online, and extensive study areas on floors 2 - 6 are available whenever the building is open. The entire 5th floor is designated for collaborative study. Levels 3, 4 and 6 are quiet study floors.
The print and map collections, computer and media labs are available any time the library is open.
The self-check out station is also available when the library is open. Reserve materials and pickup requests are available for checkout only when the Research Help and Checkout Desk is open.