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Hours & Locations

Library Location

The Biola University Library is centrally located on the campus and is adjacent to Metzger Hall, Rose Hall and the Student Health Center. The circular lantern on the top of the building can be seen from many campus locations. The Library contains the collections for all Biola University schools. 


Library Hours

A current Biola ID or other Biola library card is required for access through the entrance gates. See Library Access for more information.


Fall 2021: August 30–December 18

Regular Hours (see exceptions below)

Weekday Hours
Monday–Thursday 8 a.m.–10 p.m.
Friday 8 a.m.–5 p.m.
Saturday 12 p.m.–5 p.m.
Sunday 2 p.m.–10 p.m.

Exceptions to Regular Hours

Day Hours
Sunday, Sept. 5–Monday, Sept. 6 Closed for Labor Day
Wednesday, Nov. 24 8 a.m.–12 p.m.
Thursday, Nov. 25–Sunday, Nov. 28 Closed for Thanksgiving
Monday, Dec. 6–Thursday, Dec. 9 8 a.m.–1 a.m.
Friday, Dec. 10 8 a.m.–10 p.m.
Saturday, Dec. 11 12 p.m.–10 p.m.
Sunday, Dec. 12 2 p.m.–1 a.m.
Monday, Dec. 13–Thursday, Dec. 16 8 a.m.–1 a.m.
Friday, Dec. 17 8 a.m.–5 p.m.
Saturday, Dec. 18 12 p.m.–5 p.m.


Holiday Hours: December 19, 2021–January 9, 2022

Day Hours
Sunday, Dec. 19 Closed
Monday, Dec. 20–Wednesday, Dec. 22 8 a.m.–5 p.m.
Thursday, Dec. 23–Sunday, Jan. 2 Closed for the Holidays
Monday, Jan. 3–Friday, Jan. 7 8 a.m.–5 p.m.
Saturday, Jan. 8–Sunday, Jan. 9 Closed

The Information Desk will close 15 minutes prior to all closing times and checkout will not be available.