Library Hours

After Hours Library Access

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, Study Rooms, and other seating areas. 

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. In addition, the after-hours schedule varies during the summer, winter break, and other times when classes aren't in session.  All exceptions to 24-hour access are listed below.

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.


Exceptions to 24-Hour Access - Fall 2018

September 1-2 10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
September 3 Opens at 10:00 a.m.
November 20 Closes at 10:00 p.m.
November 21-24 10:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m.
December 17-31

 Generally open 10 a.m. - 10 p.m.;
 Opens at 7:30 a.m. when North Wing is open.