In most libraries, the circulation and reserve desks close 15 minutes before the library closes.
Hours are subject to change without notice.
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.
PCL is restricted to UT students, faculty and staff between the hours of 10pm and 7am.
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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.