Library Schedule of Operations

Below are the currently anticipated operating hours of the Courtright Memorial Library.

  • Please know our hours are subject to change due to weather or other unforeseen emergencies.
  • Generally, the library will close when the university cancels classes and closes the office. University communications, including Rave Alert Emails, text messages, and phone calls, should include this information.
  • Should the university cancel classes but offices are to remain open, the library will be open from 9 am-6 pm.
  • The library will close if the Franklin County Sheriff’s Office declares a Level 2 or 3 Snow Emergency.
  • Students, faculty, and staff may utilize other campus computer labs for computer/printer access when the library is closed.

Regular Fall Term Hours (September 6th – September 29th)
Monday-Thursday 7:45 am-12midnight
Friday 7:45am-6pm
Saturday 12noon-6 pm
Sunday 3 pm-7 pm

Homecoming Weekend Hours (September 30th – October 2nd)
Friday 7:45am-6pm
Saturday 2pm*-6pm
Sunday 3pm-7 pm

*Please note that the private, by-invitation-only event celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the Library will be on Saturday, 10/1, from 11:30 am-2 pm.

Regular Fall Term Hours (October 3rd – 7th)
Monday-Thursday 7:45 am-12midnight
Friday 7:45am-6pm
Saturday 12noon-6 pm
Sunday 3 pm-7 pm

Fall Break Hours (October 8th – 11th)
Saturday-Sunday CLOSED
Monday-Tuesday 9 am-6 pm

Regular Fall Term Hours (October 11th – November 21st)
Monday-Thursday 7:45 am-12midnight
Friday 7:45am-6pm
Saturday 12noon-6 pm
Sunday 3 pm-7 pm

Thanksgiving Week Hours (November 22nd-27th)
Tuesday 7:45am-10pm
Wednesday 9 am-4 pm
Thursday-Sunday CLOSED

Regular Fall Term Hours (November 28th – December 2nd)
Monday-Thursday 7:45 am-12midnight
Friday 7:45am-6pm
Saturday 12noon-6 pm
Sunday 3 pm-7pm

Finals Week Hours (December 3rd – 9th)
Saturday 12noon-9 pm
Sunday 12noon-12midnight
Monday-Thursday 7:30 am-12midnight
Friday 7:30am-6pm

Archives Hours
The University Archive is located on the lower level of the Courtright Memorial Library and observes regular hours Monday through Friday, 9:30 A.M. to 1:00 P.M., and 2:00 P.M. to 6:00 P.M. Please contact Stephen D. Grinch, Archivist (614-823-1761) for more information or to request materials.  Historical information about the University can still be found in our institutional repository.

Please see the Library’s full Schedule of Operations for additional information.

Contact the Library

138 West Main Street.
Westerville, OH 43081
614-823-1215
library@otterbein.edu

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