In order to meet the needs of the students and staff of Santa Monica College, full library services are provided during all academic sessions. The Library's schedule of operation is based on the College's academic calendar; the Library is closed on College holidays and when classes are not in session. A voice-mail message on the main library phone number will provide users with current library hours and upcoming holidays (310 / 434-4334).

Fall and Spring Semesters
Monday - Thursday8:00 AM - 9:45 PM
Friday8:00 AM - 3:45 PM
Saturday11:00 AM - 3:45 PM


Winter Session

Monday - Thursday9:00 AM - 7:45 PM
Friday9:00 AM - 12:00 noon
Saturday - SundayClosed

Summer Session
 Weeks 1-6Weeks 7-8
Monday - Thursday9:00 AM - 7:45 PMClosed
Friday9:00 AM - 2:00 PMClosed
Saturday - SundayClosedClosed


The Library is Closed on the Following Days

Fall 2016 (Aug. 29-Dec. 20)
September 5Labor Day
November 11-12Veterans Day
November 24-26Thanksgiving Holiday
December 21-January 2

Winter 2017 (Jan. 3-Feb. 9)
January 16Martin Luther King Holiday

February 10-12

Spring 2017 (Feb. 13-June 13)
Feb. 20Presidents Day
March 3Staff Development Day
March 16Staff Development Day
April 9-16Spring Break
May 29Memorial Day

June 14-18

Summer 2017 (June 19-Aug 11)
July 4Independence Day