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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 2022: August 29 - December 17

DayHours
Monday - Wednesday8 a.m. - Midnight
Thursday8 a.m. - 10 p.m.
Friday8 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Saturday12 p.m. - 5 p.m.
Sunday2 p.m. - 10 p.m.

Exceptions to Regular Hours

Sunday, Sept. 4 - Monday, Sept. 5Closed for Labor Day
Wednesday, Nov. 238 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Thursday, Nov. 24 - Sunday, Nov. 27Closed for Thanksgiving
Monday, Dec. 5 - Thursday, Dec. 88 a.m. - 1 a.m.
Friday, Dec. 98 a.m. - 10 p.m.
Saturday, Dec. 1012 p.m. - 10 p.m.
Sunday, Dec. 112 p.m. - 1 a.m.
Monday, Dec. 12 - Wednesday, Dec. 148 a.m. - 1 a.m.
Thursday, Dec. 158 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Friday, Dec. 168 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Saturday, Dec. 17Closed

The Information Desk will close 5 minutes prior to all closing times and checkout will not be available.


Holiday Hours: December 18, 2022 - January 8, 2023

DayHours
Sunday, Dec. 18Closed
Monday, Dec. 19 - Thursday, Dec. 228 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Friday, Dec. 23 - Monday, Jan. 2
Closed for the Holidays
Tuesday, Jan. 3 - Friday, Jan. 68 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Saturday, Jan. 7 - Sunday, Jan. 8Closed

The Information Desk will close 5 minutes prior to all closing times and checkout will not be available.


Spring 2023: January 9 - May 6

DayHours
Monday - Wednesday
8 a.m. - Midnight
Thursday
8 a.m. - 10 p.m.
Friday
8 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Saturday
12 p.m. - 5 p.m.
Sunday
3 p.m. - 9 p.m.

Exceptions to Regular Hours

Sunday, Jan. 15 - Monday, Jan. 16
Closed
Wednesday, Feb. 1
12 p.m. - 12 a.m.
Saturday, Feb. 25 - Sunday, Feb. 26
Closed
Monday, Feb. 27 - Friday, Mar. 3
8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Saturday, Mar. 4
Closed
Thursday, Apr. 6
8 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Friday, Apr. 7 - Sunday, Apr. 9
Closed
Monday, Apr. 24 - Thursday, Apr. 27
8 a.m. - 1 a.m.
Friday, Apr. 28
8 a.m. - 10 p.m.
Saturday, Apr. 2912 p.m. - 10 p.m.
Sunday, Apr. 302 p.m. - 12 a.m.
Monday, May 1 - Tuesday, May 28 a.m. - 1 a.m.
Wednesday, May 38 a.m. - 11 p.m.
Thursday, May 48 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Friday, May 5TBD
Saturday, May 6TBD
Sunday, May 7
Closed

The Information Desk will close 5 minutes prior to all closing times and checkout will not be available.