Hours & Locations

PLEASE CHECK THIS PAGE FREQUENTLY FOR UPDATED LIBRARY ACCESS INFORMATION
 

For Fall 2020, the Wellesley College Libraries are staffed from 8:30AM to 4:30PM, Monday-Friday.  Only on-campus students, faculty, and staff may visit the libraries.  All access is by OneCard.

Upcoming holiday hours:

Labor Day, September 7, 2020: Clapp Library will be staffed 8:30AM-4:30PM, Art and Music Libraries access for faculty and staff only.
Indigenous Peoples' Day, October 12, 2020: Clapp Library will be staffed 8:30AM-4:30PM, Art and Music Libraries access for faculty and staff only.
 

Access by location is as follows:

Clapp Library 

  • Students may reserve 2-hour blocks of time, 8:30am-4:30pm, M-F. Reservation instructions are available at this link. Access for appointments and classes is enabled separately.
  • The Archives Reading Room remains closed.  Call the Archives at 781-283-3745 or email archives@wellesley.edu.
  • The Special Collections Reading Room remains closed.  Call 781-283-2129 or email specialcollections@wellesley.edu.  Faculty may request appointments to visit Special Collections.
  • Faculty and staff have OneCard access 7:00am-10:00pm, seven days a week.
     

Art and Music Libraries 

  • Students may swipe in for quick visits and to check out materials from 8:30am-4:30pm, M-F.  No study spaces will be available. NOTE: Music will have printing, copying and scanning available; Art will have copying and scanning available but no networked printing at this time.
  • Faculty and staff have OneCard access 7:00am-10:00pm, seven days a week.

 

Faculty, staff, and on-campus students may now use our Wellesley Library To Go service to request circulating materials. The service is available Mondays through Fridays, 8:30AM-4:30PM.

Off-campus faculty may request permission from the Provost for access to the library buildings on weekends from 8:30am-4:30pm.