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Nimitz Library

Hours

Nimitz Library is primarily for the use of USNA Midshipmen, Faculty and Staff. Retired military living in the Annapolis area and authorized researchers may make use of the Library's resources under certain conditions. For more details please review our Borrowing Eligibility and About the Library pages, or contact the Library Director, Larry Clemens.


Fall/Spring Academic Hours

The Library may deviate from our regular hours during holidays and events, and the Library is closed for all home football games. Special announcements about our hours also appear on the Library's home page.

Monday - Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
Library 0700-2245 0700-2200 1000-1800 1000-2245
Research Help Desk 0745-2200 0745-1600 Closed 1330-2200
Special Collections* 1230-1630 1230-1630 Closed Closed
MSC Graphics 0730-2300 0730-1700 Closed Closed

Note: Special Collections & Archives is open to researchers by appointment only M-F, 0800-1200 except Federal Holidays. To schedule an appointment please call 410-293-6917 or contact Jennifer Bryan .

Federal Holiday Hours

On most Federal Holidays the Library is open: 1000-2245.

The Library is closed on the following Federal Holidays: New Year's Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day.


Detailed Schedule Information

Academic Semester Fall 2018

Fall Semester Begins
Mon, 20 Aug 2018
0700-2245
Home Football Games – Library Closed
Sat, 8 Sep
Memphis
Sat, 15 Sep
Lehigh
Sat, 13 Oct
Temple
Sat, 20 Oct
Houston
Sat, 27 Oct
Notre Dame
Sat, 17 Nov
Tulsa
Sat, 8 Dec
Army
Labor Day Weekend
Sat, 1 Sep
1000-1800
Sun, 2 Sep
1000-2245
Mon, 3 Sep
1000-2245
Columbus Day Weekend
Sat, 6 Oct
1000-1800
Sun, 7 Oct
1000-2245
Mon, 8 Oct (No Classes)
1000-2245
Veteran’s Day Weekend (observed Monday 12 Nov)
Sat, 10 Nov
1000-1800
Sun, 11 Nov
1000-2245
Mon, 12 Nov
1000-2245
Thanksgiving Holiday Weekend
Wed, 21 Nov
0630-1700
Thurs, 22 Nov
CLOSED
Fri, 23 Nov
0730-1700
Sat, 24 Nov
CLOSED
Sun, 25 Nov
1000-2245
Army Game Weekend
Fri, 7 Dec
0700-2000
Sat, 8 Dec
CLOSED
Sun, 9 Dec
1000-2245
Final Exam Period Hours
Fri, 7 Dec
0700-2200
Sat, 8 Dec
CLOSED (Army game)
Sun, 9 Dec
1000-2245
Mon, 10 Dec – Fri, 14 Dec
0700-2245
Sat, 15 Dec
0700-2000
Sun, 16 Dec
1000-2245
Mon, 17 Dec
0700-2245
Tues, 18 Dec
0700-1700
End of Semester Leave and Intersessional Period: Wed, 19 Dec 2018 – Mon, 7 Jan 2019
Mon - Fri
0730-1700
     Closed Saturdays, Sundays, and Holidays

Regular hours of operation for the Nimitz Library during the Spring Semester are the same as the Fall Semester.

Academic Semester Spring 2019

Spring Semester Begins
Tues, 8 Jan 2019
0700-2245
Martin Luther King’s Birthday Weekend
Sat, 19 Jan
1000-1800
Sun, 20 Jan
1000-2245
Mon, 21 Jan (No Classes)
1000-2245
Washington’s Birthday Weekend
Sat, 16 Feb
1000-1800
Sun, 17 Feb
1000-2245
Mon, 18 Feb
1000-2245
Spring Break
Fri, 8 Mar
0700-1700
Sat, 9 Mar – Sun, 10 Mar
CLOSED
Mon, 11 Mar – Fri, 15 Mar
0730-1700
Sat, 16 Mar
CLOSED
Sun, 17 Mar
1000-2245
Final Exam Period Hours
Wed, 1 May
0700-2245
Thurs, 2 May
0700-2245
Fri, 3 May
0700-2245
Sat, 4 May
0700-2000
Sun, 5 May
1000-2245
Mon, 6 May – Wed, 8 May
0700-2245
Thurs, 9 May
0700-1700

Academic Semester Summer 2019

Summer Hours
Begin Friday, 10 May 2019
Monday – Friday, 0730 -1700
Closed Saturdays, Sundays, and Holidays

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