Library Hours

Spring Hours

January11th to May 6th

Monday 8:00am - 11:00pm
Tuesday 8:00am - 11:00pm
Wednesday 8:00am - 11:00pm
Thursday 8:00am - 11:00pm
Friday 8:00am - 5:00pm
Saturday 10:00am - 6:00pm
Sunday 12:00pm - 8:00pm

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Schedule Changes

Closed January 18th for Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday

Mardi Gras

Closed February 6th to 9th

February 10th - 8:00am to 8:00pm

Spring Break

March 23rd and 24th - 8:00am to 4:30pm

March 25th to 27th - Closed

Midterms (February 22nd to 26th) and Finals (May 2nd to 6th)

Sunday 12:00pm - 12:00am
Monday 7:30am - 12:00am
Tuesday 7:30am - 12:00am
Wednesday 7:30am - 12:00am
Thursday 7:30am - 12:00am
Friday 7:30am - 5:00pm

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The following are open during all building hours:

Reference Desk
Call 504-280-6549 or email for reference assistance.

Circulation Desk
Call 504-280-6355 or email if you need assistance with your library account.

Multimedia Collection
Call the Circulation desk (504-280-6355) for assistance. The Multimedia Collection closes an hour before the rest of the building.


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The following offices are open Monday to Friday from 8:00am to 4:30pm:

Library Administration (504-280-6556)
Interlibrary Loan Office (504-280-6548)
Government Document Office (504-280-7276)


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Louisiana and Special Collections (; 504-280-6544)

Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday 10:00am - 4:30pm
Saturday, Sunday, Monday, and Thursday Closed

Need assistance with Louisiana and Special Collections? Email with questions, comments, and information/material requests. Our staff will get back to you as soon as possible.

Hours for the Louisiana and Special Collections may change, based on the building hours and holidays.