Library Hours & Events

Spring Schedule

Regular Hours, Kaplan Library North Wing

The North Wing of Kaplan Library includes areas on the 1st and 2nd floors where books, journals, dvd's, and other materials are housed, including the Curriculum Materials Center.  See the full schedule below.

North Wing Late Night Hours during Midterms and Finals - with coffee & snacks!

The North Wing of Kaplan Library will be open until 2 am from March 6-9 and March 19-23 and from May 1-4, May 7-11  and May 14-16. On these dates, the library offers FREE late night snacks and hot drinks.

NEW! Based on student requests to have more food and drink options available later in the library, the DC Café will extend its closing time to MIDNIGHT on our late nights during mid-terms. All grab-and-go items will be available, as well as coffee and other beverages.  **Thanks to Parkhurst Dining Services for trying out this new schedule**  ENJOY!

Regular Hours, Spring Semester 2017 - North Wing

Sunday 1:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Monday 7:30 am - 12:00 a.m.
Tuesday 7:30 am - 12:00 a.m.
Wednesday 7:30 am - 12:00 a.m.
Thursday 7:30 am - 12:00 a.m.
Friday 7:30 am - 7:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 6:00 pm


Exceptions to Regular Hours 

January 23 - March 31, 2017 

January 29 11:30 a.m. - 12:00 a.m. (Open House)
March 6-9 7:30 a.m. - 2:00 a.m. (Midterms)
March 12 Closed (Spring Break)
March 13-17 7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (Spring Break)
March 18 Closed (Spring Break)
March 19 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m. (Midterms)
March 20-23  7:30 a.m. - 2:00 a.m. (Midterms)


Exceptions to Regular Hours

April 1 - May 21, 2017

April 14-16  Closed (Easter Break)
April 17 1:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m. (Easter Break)
May 1-4 7:30 a.m. - 2:00 a.m. (Finals)
May 7-11 7:30 a.m. - 2:00 a.m. (Finals)
May 14-16 7:30 a.m. - 2:00 a.m. (Finals)
May 17 7:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. 
May 18-19 7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
May 20-21 Closed (Commencement)

For more information about library hours, please call the Kaplan Library main number: 845-569-3600.

After-Hours Access to Kaplan Library South Wing

Kaplan Family Library & Learning Center provides access to its South Wing after regular library hours and on days when the library is closed. The South Wing includes: 2nd floor computer lab, Orange Room, Green Room, DC Cafe (seating area only), MediaScape, and other seating areas. Study rooms are not open after hours.

During the spring and fall semesters, most of the South Wing is open 24 hours/day, seven days/week. (The DC Cafe is closed from 2 a.m. - 6 a.m. for cleaning.) There are adjusted hours when the residence halls are closed. The schedule also varies during the summer, winter break, and other times when classes aren't in session. View the full after-hours schedule.

To access the South Wing after-hours, students, faculty, and staff can enter using their MSMC ID card at at any Dominican Center entrance except our main doors.