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 ? Building hours differ from service desk and office hours.||closed ||closed ||8am - 5pm ||8am - 5pm ||7am - 12am ||7am - 8pm ||9am - 8pm |
|Research Help and Check Out Desk ?||closed ||closed ||8am - 4:45pm ||8am - 4:45pm ||8am - 8:45pm ||8am - 6:45pm ||12pm - 6:45pm |
|Courtesy Borrower Services||closed ||closed ||9am - 4pm ||9am - 4pm ||9am - 4pm ||9am - 4pm ||1pm - 4pm |
|InterLibrary Services||closed ||closed ||8am - 5pm ||8am - 5pm ||8am - 5pm ||8am - 5pm ||closed |
|Library Copier Services||closed ||closed ||8am - 4:45pm ||8am - 4:45pm ||8am - 4:45pm ||8am - 4:45pm ||1pm - 4:45pm |
|Map Collection||closed ||closed ||8am - 5pm ||8am - 5pm ||7am - 12am ||7am - 8pm ||9am - 8pm |
|Office of the Vice Provost||closed ||closed ||8am - 5pm ||8am - 5pm ||8am - 5pm ||8am - 5pm ||closed |
|Public Speaking Center ?||closed ||closed ||closed ||closed ||ByApp ||ByApp ||ByApp |
|University Writing Center ?||closed ||closed ||10am - 5pm ||10am - 5pm ||10am - 5pm ||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.
Research Help and Check Out Desk
Extended in-person research help in PCL is available 9am to 9pm Monday – Thursday, Friday 9am – 4pm, and Sunday noon – 5pm. Please check Ask a Librarian for the availability of online research assistance.