Hours and Directions

GTU Library

Fall Semester Hours

Sep 4th to Dec 14th

Monday: 8:30am - 9pm
Tuesday: 8:30am - 9pm
Wednesday: 8:30am - 9pm
Thursday: 8:30am - 9pm
Friday: 8:30am - 5pm
Saturday: 11am - 6pm
Sunday: 1pm-7pm

Reading Week Hours

Oct 22nd to Oct 26th

Monday: 8:30am - 5pm
Tuesday: 8:30am - 5pm
Wednesday: 8:30am - 5pm
Thursday: 8:30am - 6pm
Friday: 8:30am - 5pm

Thanksgiving Hours

Nov 21st to Nov 23rd

Wednesday: 8:30am - 2pm
Thursday: CLOSED
Friday: CLOSED

End of Year Hours

Dec 15th to Dec 20th

Monday: 8:30am - 5pm
Tuesday: 8:30am - 5pm
Wednesday: 8:30am - 5pm
Thursday: 8:30am - noon
Friday: CLOSED
Saturday: CLOSED
Sunday: CLOSED

Winter Closure

Dec 21st to Jan 1st

Monday: CLOSED
Tuesday: CLOSED
Wednesday: CLOSED
Thursday: CLOSED
Friday: CLOSED
Saturday: CLOSED
Sunday: CLOSED

SFTS Library

Fall Semester Hours

Sep 4th to Dec 14th

Monday: 9am – 9pm
Tuesday: 9am – 9pm
Wednesday: 9am – 9pm
Thursday: 10am – 4pm
Friday: 10am – 4pm
Saturday: 10am – 4pm
Sunday: 4pm - 8pm

Thanksgiving Hours

Nov 21st to Nov 25th

Wednesday: 9am – noon
Thursday: CLOSED
Friday: CLOSED
Saturday: CLOSED
Sunday: CLOSED

End of Year Hours

Dec 15th to Dec 20th

Monday: 9am - 4:30pm
Tuesday: 9am - 4:30pm
Wednesday: 9am - 4:30pm
Thursday: 9am - noon
Friday: CLOSED
Saturday: CLOSED
Sunday: CLOSED

Winter Closure

Dec 21st to Jan 1st

Monday: CLOSED
Tuesday: CLOSED
Wednesday: CLOSED
Thursday: CLOSED
Friday: CLOSED
Saturday: CLOSED
Sunday: CLOSED

Please note

  • Hours are subject to change.
  • Building closure begins fifteen minutes before the hour.  No materials will be checked out after this time.
  • Patrons needing research assistance should come when the Reference Desk is open or should contact the Reference Desk ahead of time. For Reference Desk hours and more information about Reference services, see the Reference Services Overview page.

Rare Books may only be accessed Monday through Friday from 9 am to 4 pm.  Archives may only be accessed Monday through Friday from 9 am to 4 pm.

Materials must be requested at least 30 minutes before these closing times. For more information see, Library Information: Special Collections and Special Collections.

Directions to the GTU Library

Click here for directions to the Graduate Theological Union Library

San Francisco Theological Library

If you are in the North Bay, our branch library is in San Anselmo. If you need a book from SFTS library and don't want to travel over there, just request it directly from GRACE and our courier will deliver it. Generally, items are delivered within 1-2 business days.