Library Hours and Days Closed


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

Day Time
Monday - Thursday 8 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Friday 8 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed

Winter Session

Day Time
Monday - Thursday 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Friday 8 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Saturday - Sunday Closed

Summer Session

Weeks 1-6

Day Time
Monday - Thursday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Friday Closed
Saturday - Sunday Closed

Weeks 7-8

Day Time
Monday - Thursday Closed
Friday Closed
Saturday - Sunday Closed

The Library is Closed on the Following Days

Spring 2023 (Feb. 13-June 13)

March 3, Staff Development Day

March 16, Staff Development Day

April 10-14, Spring Break

May 29, Memorial Day


June 14-18

June 19, Juneteenth Holiday

Summer 2023 (June 19-July 28)

July 4, Independence Day