Graduate Theological Union

Hours and Directions

GTU Library Hours

Note: For SFTS Branch Library hours, please see the SFTS Branch Library page.

Summer Hours (May 22-Sept. 2)

  • Monday, Wednesday, & Friday 8:30am- 5pm
  • Tuesday & Thursday 8:30am- 7pm
  • Saturday 11am- 6pm
  • Sunday CLOSED

Fall Semester Hours (Sept. 5th-Dec.15th)

  • Monday-Thursday 8:30am- 9pm
  • Friday 8:30am- 5pm
  • Saturday 11am- 6pm
  • Sunday 1pm- 7pm

Special hours:

  • Sat. Sept 2nd - Mon. Sept.4th : CLOSED
  • Reduced hours Oct. 23-27: M-F Close at 5pm
  • Wed. Nov. 22: Close at 2pm
  • Thurs-Fri Nov. 23-24: CLOSED



Please note:

  • Hours are subject to change.
  • Building closure begins fifteen minutes before the hour.  No materials will be checked out after this time.
  • Patrons needing research assistance should come when the Reference Desk is open or should contact the Reference Desk ahead of time. For Reference Desk hours and more information about Reference services, see the Reference Services Overview page.

Rare Books may only be accessed Monday through Friday from 9 am to 4 pm.  Archives may only be accessed Monday through Friday from 9 am to 4 pm.

Materials must be requested at least 30 minutes before these closing times. For more information see, Library Information: Special Collections and Special Collections.


Directions to the GTU Library

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