Hours and Staff

The library’s hours can be obtained from the circulation desk at 410-626-2548. After closing, a recorded message will also indicate current hours, including exceptions for holidays and breaks.

The library’s lights are flashed fifteen and five minutes prior to closing. Patrons are asked to prepare to leave the library after the first signal.


Fall Semester 

Thursday, August 22 to Tuesday, November 27
Monday, December 2 to Sunday, December 8

Monday, Thursday – 8:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Wednesday – 8:30 a.m. to midnight
Friday – 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Saturday – noon to 6 p.m.
Sunday – noon to midnight

Thanksgiving Break

Tuesday, November 26 to Sunday, December 1

Tuesday – 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Wednesday  – 8:30 a.m. to noon
Thursday to Saturday – closed
Sunday – 5  to 10 p.m.

FALL Semester Final Week

Monday, December 9 to Friday, December 13

Monday to Thursday  – 8:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Friday – 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Library Staff

Library Director
Catherine Dixon

Associate Library Director
Cara Sabolcik

Manager, Technical Services and Digital Technology
Emily Connell Rafferty

Circulation Assistant
Scott Chevaillier

In addition to the regular staff, the library employs a number of Graduate Institute students and undergraduate students for the academic terms and the summer.