You are exploring: VU > Home > About > Building Information > Library Service Desk Hours

Library Service Desk Hours

Library Service Hours

8:00am to 8:00pm

The Falvey Memorial Library 3rd & 4th floor stacks and seating areas, as well as the Falvey West stacks, will close 30 minutes before the Library Service Desk Hours end.

On a trial basis beginning August 19, 2017, study spaces available 24 hours a day and 7 days a week (24/7) will include the main library ground, 1st, and 2nd floors and Old Falvey 1st, 2nd, and 3rd floors, including the Dugan Polk Family Reading Room.

Students who encounter difficulty in 24/7 study spaces after regular library service desk hours end may contact Public Safety for assistance at 610-519-7777 or may use the NovaSafe application on their mobile device.



Access Policy

Access during regular hours is permitted upon presentation of a Villanova Wildcard, Rosemont College ID card, or a Falvey Courtesy Card. Other visitors may access the Library Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and must provide photo identification upon entering the Library.

Questions about gaining access to Falvey Memorial Library may be directed to staff at the main service desk at (610)519-4270 during regular library hours.



Regular Semester Hours

Monday - Thursday 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Friday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Saturday 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Sunday 12:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.


Please use the scrolling calendar at the top of this page to view special exceptions to Library hours during holidays, exam weeks, semester breaks, summer hours, etc.

24-hour study areas in Falvey Memorial Library and Old Falvey Hall may not be accessible during extended breaks and holidays. Call 610-519-4271 for additional information.


Research Librarians

Research librarians are available for assistance at the following times, or by appointment:


Monday - Friday 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.



Links to hours for Learning Commons Services

Learning Support Center

Mathematical Learning Resource Center

Writing Center




Last Modified: 2018-06-12 14:00:04