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Millard Sheets Library: Hours

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Summer Semester 2020

Virtual Hours of Operation

Monday - Friday  8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday - Sunday   CLOSED

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Starting March 17th, 2020

Library is physically closed until further notice

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Hours are subject to change.
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Fall Hours

Fall Semester 2019

August 26th, 2019 - December 13th, 2019

Monday - Thursday  7:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday  7:30 am - 5:30 pm
Saturday  10:15 am - 3:00 pm
Sunday  12:15 pm - 5:00 pm

Closed all major holidays


Holiday Closures

Labor Day

September 2nd, 2019
Monday  CLOSED

Election Day

November 5th, 2019
Tuesday  8:30 am - 5:00 pm

Thanksgiving

November 25th - December 1st, 2019
Monday  7:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday    7:30 am - 7:00 pm
Wednesday 8:30 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday - Saturday  CLOSED
Sunday  12:15 pm - 5:00 pm

End of Term

December 14th - December 18th, 2019

Saturday - Sunday  CLOSED
Monday 8:30 am - 3:00 pm

Winter Break & Interim

Winter Break

December 19th, 2019 – January 2nd, 2020

The Library will be CLOSED

Winter Interim

January 3rd – January 12th, 2020

Monday - Friday  8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday - Sunday  CLOSED

Summer Hours

Summer 2020

TBA - Hours below may change

Summer Semester

May 18th - July 28th, 2020

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday: 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday:  8:30 am - 7:00 pm
Saturday - Sunday:  CLOSED

Closed all major holidays

Interim

TBA

Monday - Friday:  8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday - Sunday:  CLOSED


Holiday Closures

Memorial Day

May 25th, 2020

Monday:  CLOSED

Fourth of July

July 3rd, 2020

Friday:  CLOSED


Last updated: January 8, 2020

Spring 2020: Virtual Hours

The Millard Sheets Library's physical collections are closed until further notice.

Library staff are working from home and are available by phone, email, and Zoom:
Monday - Friday from 8:30 am - 5:00 pm PDT

  • Circulation: 310-665-6930, sforbes@otis.edu
  • Reference: 310-665-6925, hcleary@otis.edu
  • Refer to the Contact Us page for more options

Please note: Visitors who are not directly affiliated with the college must first check in at the Circulation Desk, and are restricted to visiting hours from 9am to 3:30pm Monday-Friday and regular weekend hours. Only visitors engaged in serious study in the arts will be permitted to stay.


Unless otherwise noted, main hours for the Main Campus Library are listed below:

The Library Support Services is open Monday - Thursday 10:00 am to 6:00 pm and Friday 10:00 am to 5:30 pm on the days that the library is open. Faculty may be able to schedule appointments for hours not listed. Contact: Heather Cleary, or Jean-Marie Venturini.

In the event that the Library Support Services staff are unavailable, please visit the Circulation desk for assistance.

The Teaching/Learning Center is staffed Monday - Thursday 7:30 am to 7:00 pm and Friday 7:30 am to 5:30 pm on the days that the library is open.

Please arrange Special Collection and/or Annex materials requests at least one business day (M-F) before it is needed.

Please use the Library/Instructional Workshops Menu to schedule a class visit or exercise in the Library.

Check back frequently, these hours are subject to change without notice.

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