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Patricia W. and J. Douglas Perry Library
4427 Hampton Blvd.
Norfolk, VA 23529

(757) 683-4178 (Learning Commons Help Desk)

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Diehn Composers Room
Digital Services
Hofheimer Art Library
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SPRING 2014

LEARNING COMMONS @ PERRY LIBRARY HOURS

SUNDAY OPENS 9:00 am
MONDAY - THURSDAY OPEN 24 HOURS*
FRIDAY CLOSES 10:00 pm
SATURDAY 9:00 am - 10:00 pm

Exceptions

January 1 (Wed) 10:00 am - 10:00 pm Holiday (New Year's Day)
January 2 - 3 (Thu - Fri) 8:00 am - 10:00 pm No classes
January 5 (Sun) 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
January 6 - 10 (Mon - Fri) 8:00 am - 10:00 pm Classes begin January 11
January 19 (Sun) Closes 12 midnight
January 20 (Mon) 10:00 am - 10:00 pm Holiday (Martin Luther King Jr)
January 21 (Tue) OPENS 7:00 am
March 9 (Sun) 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
March 10 - 14 (Mon - Fri) 8:00 am - 10:00 pm Spring Break March 10 - 15

Extended Exam Hours: Open Continuosly
Sunday April 20 @ 9:00 am through Friday May 9 @ 10:00 pm (All floors)*

May 11 (Sun) 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
May 12 - 16 (Mon - Fri) 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
May 18 (Sun) 9:00 am - 10:00 pm

*Current ODU ID required during night hours (Midnight - 8:00 am) and on University holidays

CIRCULATION, RESERVES, AND MICROFORMS

MONDAY - THURSDAY 8:00 am - 12:00 midnight
FRIDAY 8:00 am - 7:30 pm
SATURDAY 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
SUNDAY 9:00 am - 12:00 midnight

Exceptions

January 1 (Wed) CLOSED Holiday (New Year's Day)
January 2 (Thu) 8:00 am - 6:00 pm No classes
January 5 (Sun) 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
January 6 - 9 (Mon - Thu) 8:00 am - 10:00 pm Classes begin January 11
January 20 (Mon) CLOSED Holiday (Martin Luther King Jr.)
March 9 (Sun) 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
March 10 - 13 (Mon - Thu) 8:00 am - 10:00 pm Spring Break March 10 - 15
April 20 (Sun) 1:00 pm - Midnight Holiday (Easter)
May 2 (Fri) 8:00 am - 10:00 pm Final Exams May 1 - 8
May 3 (Sat) 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
May 11 (Sun) 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
May 12 - 15 (Mon - Thu) 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
May 18 (Sun) 9:00 am - 10:00 pm

INTERLIBRARY LOAN

MONDAY - FRIDAY 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
SATURDAY - SUNDAY CLOSED

Exceptions

January 1 (WEd) CLOSED Holiday (New Year's Day)
January 20 (Mon) CLOSED Holiday (Martin Luther King Jr.)

DIGITAL SERVICES

MONDAY - FRIDAY 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
SATURDAY - SUNDAY CLOSED

Exceptions

January 1 (Wed) CLOSED Holiday (New Year's Day)
January 20 (Mon) CLOSED Holiday (Martin Luther King Jr.)

SPECIAL COLLECTIONS

MONDAY-FRIDAY 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
SATURDAY - SUNDAY CLOSED

Exceptions

January 1 (Wed) CLOSED Holiday (New Year's Day)
January 20 (Mon) CLOSED Holiday (Martin Luther King Jr.)

DIEHN COMPOSERS ROOM & HOFHEIMER ART LIBRARY HOURS
The Diehn Fine & Performing Arts Center

MONDAY - THURSDAY 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
FRIDAY 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
SATURDAY - SUNDAY 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Exceptions

January 1 (Wed) CLOSED Holiday (New Year's Day)
January 2 - 3 (Thu - Fri) 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
January 4 -5 (Sat - Sun) CLOSED
January 6 - 9 (Mon - Thu) 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
January 20 (Mon) CLOSED Holiday (Martin Luther King Jr.)
March 9 (Sun) CLOSED Spring Break
March 10 - 14 (Mon - Thu) 8:00 am - 5:00 pm Spring Break
March 15 (Sat) CLOSED Spring Break
April 20 (Sun) CLOSED Easter
May 10 - 11 (Sat - Sun) CLOSED Commencement May 9 & 10
May 12 - 15 (Mon - Thu) 8:00 am - 5:00 pm No classes
May 17 - 18 (Sat - Sun) CLOSED


Summer 2013, Fall 2013, and Spring 2014 Hours
Individual library department or branch hours


Where are the Libraries?

Patricia W. and J. Douglas Perry Library

F. Ludwig Diehn
Composers Room

Elise N. Hofheimer
Art Library

Where can I find parking?

Visitors may park in the parking garage on the south side of the building at the corner of 43rd St. and Elkhorn.

For more information about campus parking, please contact the Office of Parking and Transportation Services at 683.4004 or visit their website.

What's available?

For current ODU students, faculty & staff:

For alumni & visitors:

  • Borrowing privileges
  • Access to Library Catalog and electronic databases
  • On-site access to books in our collection and Interlibrary Loan services
  • Access to magazines, newspapers, and journals
  • Research Consultation services
  • For library computer access, please visit Computing Services.
  • Limited borrowing privileges
  • Remote access to Library Catalog
  • On-site access to books in our collection
  • On-site access to print and electronic magazines, newspapers, and journals
  • Staff assistance in using the Libraries' resources.