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Hours: James Branch Cabell Library

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Regular hours

Chat with us during these hours during the fall and spring semester:

  • Open 24 hours Sunday 10 a.m. - Friday 10 p.m.
  • Saturday 10 a.m. - 10 p.m.

Chat may be offered on a limited schedule during holidays, intersession, and university closures.

Exceptions to regular hours

Thanksgiving holiday

  • November 26 Close at 6 p.m.
  • November 27-28 Closed

Winter holiday

  • December 16 Close at 8 p.m.
  • December 17-19 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.
  • December 20-21 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
  • December 22-23 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.
  • December 24-26 Closed
  • December 27-28 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
  • December 29-30 7:30 a.m. - 8 p.m.
  • December 31 7:30 a.m. - 6 p.m.
  • January 1, 2015 Closed
  • January 2, 2015 7:30 a.m. - 8 p.m.
  • January 3, 2015 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
  • January 4, 2015 10 a.m. - 8 p.m.
  • January 5-8, 2015 7:30 a.m. - 8 p.m.
  • January 9, 2015 7:30 a.m. - 6 p.m.
  • January 10, 2015 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
  • January 11, 2015 10 a.m. - 24 hours

Hours for spring and summer 2015 »

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Located on the first floor near the library's main entrance:

  • Monday-Thursday 7 a.m. - 2 a.m.
  • Friday 7 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • Saturday 11 a.m. - 6 p.m.
  • Sunday 11 a.m. - 11 p.m.

Departmental Hours

Innovative Media

  • Monday-Thursday 9 a.m. - 1 a.m.
  • Friday 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
  • Saturday noon - 6 p.m.
  • Sunday noon - 1 a.m.

Special Collections & Archives

  • Monday-Friday 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Saturday and Sunday Closed
  • Closed December 8, 2014 to January 9, 2015.

Spring and Summer 2015

Spring 2015

Regular hours

  • Open 24 hours Sunday 10 a.m. - Friday 10 p.m.
  • Saturday 10 a.m. - 10 p.m.

Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday

  • January 19, 2015 (Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday) Open

Spring break

  • March 6, 2015 Close at 8 p.m.
  • March 7-8, 2015 Closed
  • March 9-12, 2015 7:30 a.m. - 10 p.m.
  • March 13, 2015 7:30 a.m. - 8 p.m.
  • March 14, 2015 10 a.m. - 8 p.m.

End of spring semester

  • May 10, 2015 Closed
  • May 11-15, 2015 7:30 a.m. - 8 p.m.

Summer 2015

Regular hours

  • Monday-Thursday 7:30 a.m. - 10 p.m.
  • Friday 7:30 a.m. - 8 p.m.
  • Saturday 10 a.m. - 8 p.m.
  • Sunday  10 a.m. - 10 p.m.

Exceptions

  • May 25 Closed
  • July 4 Closed
  • August 8-9 Closed
  • August 10-14 7:30 a.m. – 8 p.m. 
  • August 15 Closed 
  • August 16 10 a.m. – 10 p.m.
  • August 17-19 7:30 a.m. – 10 p.m.
  • August 20 7:30 a.m. – 24 hours

Can't make it to the library?

Get assistance when you need it.

‌Chat with us chat status during these hours in the Fall semester:

  • Monday-Thursday 11 a.m. - 10 p.m.
  • Friday 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • Saturday No chat (text only)
  • Sunday 6 p.m. - 10 p.m.

Text us (804) 435-5420 text status any time during Cabell Library's open hours.

See more ways to Ask Us.

VCU Libraries

James Branch Cabell Library Monroe Park Campus
901 Park Ave., Box 842033
Richmond, VA 23284-2033
Toll-free: (844) 352-7399
(804) 828-1111
All Libraries
Tompkins-McCaw Library MCV Campus
509 N. 12th St., Box 980582
Richmond, VA 23298-0582
Toll-free: (844) 352-7399
(804) 828-0636

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