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Libraries summer hours begin May 9

UM Libraries open to the public.

May 2, 2022 — 

Beginning May 9, UM Libraries on the Fort Garry campus will again be open to members of the public. The Health Sciences Library will remain open only to those who have swipe card access to the Bannatyne Campus.

Alumni, retired UM faculty/staff and citizen users are welcome back into open Libraries spaces for the first time since the beginning of the pandemic. These special user groups have access to various collections and services. Learn more about using the libraries.

All users of UM Libraries are required to comply with University COVID-19 health and safety protocols. Visit the UM COVID-19 information for details about visiting campus.

Summer hours in the Libraries

The Libraries hours change for the Summer Term, beginning May 9. Check location hours before you visit.

Beginning May 9

Monday to Thursday, 8 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Saturday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Closed Sundays and holiday weekends

  • Elizabeth Dafoe Library

Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Closed Saturday, Sunday, and holidays

  • Art/Architecture Library
  • E.K. Williams Law Library
  • Eckhardt-Gramatté Music Library
  • Fr. Harold Drake (St. Paul’s College) Library
  • Sciences & Technology Library

Beginning May 21

Monday to Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Closed Saturday, Sunday, and holidays

  • Neil John Maclean Health Sciences Library
    (Only accessible to those with swipe card access to the building.)


Check out the Libraries web site or Ask us in chat for information about services and access to collections.


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