Library Hours

Spring Term 2020 Hours

Spring term hours begin Tuesday, January 28 and end Friday, May 15, 2020. Please note these hours below.

COVID-19 ALERT: Please see Changes to Library hours and services. Changes in hours are reflected on this page but may change as the situation evolves.



Regular Hours

Day Hours
Monday – Friday 9:00 a.m. – noon (By appointment only – limited to faculty and staff)
Saturday CLOSED until further notice
Sunday CLOSED until further notice

PLEASE NOTE: Beginning Monday, March 23rd, Eckerd Library will only be accessible to faculty and staff, by appointment only. Appointments are available between Monday to Friday from 9:00 am to noon. Email or Eckerd ID will be required for entry.


Days Closed 

 Days Hours
NOTE: Remaining hours below may change
Friday, April 10 Closed (Good Friday)
Monday, May 18 – Friday, May 22 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Monday, May 25 Closed (Memorial Day)


Reference Hours

Reference librarians will continue to be available to support the research needs of our community.

Librarians are available via the following:

  • Online via
    • Chat on Library website
    • Email:
    • Text:  727-341-5863
    • Online consultation via Google or GoToMeeting
  • You can continue to use our Book a Librarian tool to make virtual appointments with a librarian

Regular reference hours begin March 30 online via chat, email, or text during the following hours:

  • Monday to Friday
    • 9 a.m. – noon
    • 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
    • 6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
  • Sunday
    • 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

If you need any help outside of these hours, check our FAQ page or e-mail us at