Hours

In accordance with COVID-19 campus policy, Ladd Library is open via card access to Bates emeriti, current faculty, staff and students only.

Accessible Education and Student Support, Monday-Friday, 8am-430pm.

ARC will open September 8, with a range of services available both in-person and remotely.

IT Help Desk will have both in-person and remote support.

Math&Stats Workshop will provide both in-person and remote support.

Muskie Archives is open by appointment only.

Research Librarians are available through email or chat.

+Winter Break

Only faculty and staff will continue to have building access.

Dec. 8 – 18, Mondays-Fridays, 8am – 5pm; Saturdays-Sundays, Closed

Dec. 19, 2020 – Jan. 3, 2021, Closed

Jan. 4, 2021 – Feb. 12, 2021, Mondays-Fridays, 8am – 5pm; Saturdays-Sundays, Closed

Feb. 13, Saturday, Closed to all

+Winter 2021 Semester

Students will not have access to the building until after mandatory testing/quarantine.

Feb. 14, Sunday, noon-8pm

Feb. 15-16, Monday-Tuesday, 8am-8pm

Feb. 17 – May 25:

  • Sunday, 10am – 1am
  • Monday-Thursday, 7:30am – 1am
  • Friday, 7:30am – 8pm
  • Saturday, 10am – 8pm
+Commencement Weekend

May 26-28, Wednesday-Friday, 8am – 5pm

May 29 – 30, Saturday-Sunday, 9am-5pm

+Summer 2021

June 1 – Aug. 22, Monday-Friday, 8am – 5pm, Saturday-Sunday, Closed