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 2017 (Aug. 28-Dec. 19)
September 4Labor Day
November 10-11Veterans Day
November 23-25Thanksgiving Holiday
December 20-January 1

Winter 2018 (Jan. 2-Feb. 8)
January 15Martin Luther King Holiday

February 9-11

Spring 2018 (Feb. 12-June 12)
Feb. 19Presidents Day
March 2Staff Development Day
March 13Staff Development Day
April 9-15Spring Break
May 28Memorial Day

June 13-17

Summer 2018 (June 18-Aug 10)
July 4Independence Day