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Swarthmore College Libraries are open to the public. Anyone may visit in person to view our collections and exhibits and access most online resources from public computers.

Visitors are welcome from opening until 8pm on most days, and 6pm on Saturday, but Library entrances are restricted to OneCard holders after these times.

The Libraries will be open to members of the Swarthmore College community and OneCard holders during the following hours. (Contact the OneCard Center to determine eligibility.)


McCabe Library

Monday - Thursday: 8am - 2am
Friday: 8am - 11pm
Saturday: 10am - 8pm
Sunday: 10am - 2am

Visitors are welcome from opening until 8pm Sunday - Friday, and 6pm on Saturday. Library entrances are restricted to OneCard holders after these timesSee the Visitor's page for more information.

Cornell Science Library

Monday - Thursday: 8:15am - 1am
Friday: 8:15am - 11pm
Saturday: 10am - 10pm
Sunday: 11am - 1am

Underhill Music & Dance Library

Monday - Thursday: 9am - 1am
Friday: 9am - 7pm
Saturday: 10am - 7pm
Sunday: 11am - 1am

Friends Historical Library

Please visit the library's website for the current hours.

Peace Collection

Please visit the collection's website for the current hours.

Black Cultural Center

By appointment.
Contact Circulation at McCabe Library

Beit Midrash

By appointment.
Contact Helen Plotkin, Director