Library Hours

During the academic year, Penrose Library is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to the Whitman community. You will need your Whitman ID to access the building between 9 pm and 9 am.

Whitman Archives is open Monday - Friday between 10 am - 12 pm and 1-4 pm, and by appointment. It is closed on college holidays.

Café 41 is open Sunday - Thursday from 8pm - 1am.

Non-Whitman community members can visit the library between 9 am and 9 pm.

Exceptions to Regular Open Hours, Fall 2014

Labor Day

September 1 
Open 9am – 10pm

Fall Break: October 10 - 14, 2014

October 10
Close at 10pm
October 11 – 12
Open 9am - 10pm
October 13
Open 9am - midnight
October 14
Open 9am - Resume 24 hour schedule

Thanksgiving: November 21 - 30, 2014

November 21
Close at 5pm
November 22 – 26
9am – 5pm
November 27-28
Closed
November 29
Open 1pm-5pm
November 30
Open 1pm - Resume 24 hour schedule

End of Semester: December 19, 2014 - January 2, 2015

December 19
Close at 5pm
December 20 – 23
9am – 5pm
December 24 – 28
Closed
December 29-30
Open 9am-5pm
Dec. 31 & Jan. 1
Closed
January 2, 2015
9am-5pm