Skip to Main Content

Library Hours

Operating hours for the Hoover Library, McDaniel College

Weekly Hours


Hours are subject to change. Please check website for updated hours.

Evening Access

Access after 9:00 PM is restricted to current McDaniel students, faculty and staff. A current McDaniel ID card is required to enter the library after 9:00 PM. The Charlson Lab is accessible for study 24/7 with an activated Student ID card.

Academic Schedule

First Week Hours (8/20/2022 - 8/28/2022)

Saturday (8/20) & Sunday (8/21): CLOSED
Monday - Thursday (8/22 - 8/25): 8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday (8/26): 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Saturday (8/27): 11 AM - 4 PM
Sunday (8/28): 1 PM - 6 PM

Second Week Hours (8/29 - 9/4)

Monday - Thursday (8/29 - 9/1): 8 AM - 10 PM 
Friday (9/2): 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Saturday (9/3): 11AM - 4 PM
Sunday (9/4): 1PM - Midnight

Labor Day, Monday 9/5: CLOSED 

Regular Fall Semester Hours (beginning 9/6/2022)

Monday - Thursday: 8:00 AM - Midnight
Friday: 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Saturday: 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Sunday: 1:00 PM - Midnight

EXCEPTIONS

Fall Break: 10/7 - 10/11/22

Friday, 10/7: 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Saturday, 10/8: CLOSED
Sunday, 10/9: CLOSED 
Monday, 10/10: 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Tuesday, 10/11: 8:30 AM - Midnight

Regular Fall Semester Hours resume on Wednesday, October 12

Thanksgiving Week: 11/21/22 - 11/27/22

Monday, November 21: 8:00 AM - Midnight
Tuesday, November 22: 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Wednesday, November 23- Saturday, November 26: CLOSED
Sunday, November 27: 6:00 PM - Midnight

Regular Fall Semester Hours resume on Monday, November 28

Exam Week: 12/3/22 - 12/11/22

Saturday, December 3: 9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Sunday, December 4 : 10:00 AM - Midnight
Monday, December 5 - Thursday, December 8: 8:00 AM - Midnight
Friday, December 9: 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Saturday, December 10: CLOSED
Sunday, December 11: CLOSED

December Interim 12/12/22 - 12/22/22

Monday - Friday: 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Saturday - Sunday: CLOSED

Winter Holiday: CLOSED 12/23/22 - 1/2/23

Jan Term (1/3/2023 - 1/22/2023)

Monday - Friday: 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Saturday & Sunday: CLOSED

Exceptions:

Monday, January 16 (Martin Luther King, Jr. Day): CLOSED

Saturday, January 21: CLOSED 

Sunday, January 22: Open 6:00 PM - Midnight

 

Spring Semester Hours begin on Monday, January 23

Regular Spring Semester Hours (beginning 1/23/2023)

Monday - Thursday: 8:00 AM - 12:00 Midnight
Friday: 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Saturday: 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Sunday: 1:00 PM - Midnight

Spring Break: 3/10/23 - 3/19/23

Friday, March 10: 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Saturday, March 11 - Sunday, March 12: CLOSED
Monday, March 13 - Friday, March 17 : 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Saturday, March 18 : CLOSED
Sunday, March 19 : 6:00 PM - 12:00 Midnight

Regular Spring Semester Hours resume on Monday, March 20

Exam Week: 5/6/23 - 5/14/23

Saturday, May 6: 9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Sunday, May 7: 10:00 AM - Midnight
Monday, May 8 - Wednesday, May 10: 8:00 AM - Midnight
Thursday, May 11 : 8:00 AM - 12:00 Midnight
Friday, May 12 : 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Saturday, May 13 : CLOSED
Sunday, May 14 : CLOSED

Senior Week 5/15/23 - 5/21/23

Monday - Friday: 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Saturday & Sunday: CLOSED

Maryland Independent College and University Association Federal Depository Library Program Facebook Instagram TikTok Twitter YouTube