Library Hours

Main Library Hours

All in-person library services are suspended from March 18, 2020 until further notice. Check this page for updates.

Exceptions to Regular Library Hours

  • Royal Card swipe access is unavailable during this time.
  • Virtual and Remote Services and assistance from a University of Scranton Librarian remain available:
    • March 16-March 20 from 8:00 am to 4:30 pm.
    • March 23-April 13 from 8:00 am to 7:00 pm, Monday through Friday.
  • Please call 570-941-4000 to talk with a University of Scranton Librarian during staffing hours or use the Ask a Librarian chatbox for assistance.
  • 24/7 virtual coverage is available through the Ask a Librarian chatbox with a Librarian not-affiliated with the University of Scranton.
  • Due dates have been extended to April 17, 2020.
  • All overdue fines have been waived at this time.
  • PALCI EZ-Borrow and ILLiad (InterLibrary Loan) are suspended and unavailable until further notice.

Inclement weather policy



GPS Address: 900 Mulberry Street, Scranton, PA 18510
Getting to the Library from I-81 Exit 185 (Central Scranton Expressway): Follow signs to campus (on right). Before the first traffic signal, turn sharply right onto Madison Ave. Proceed 2 blocks and turn right at the light onto Mulberry St. After 1 block, turn right into the main entrance (level 2) of the Parking and Public Safety Pavilion, and park in Visitor Parking. Campus maps and visitor parking permits are available in the Public Safety Office on level 2. 
Exit the Parking Garage on foot heading towards the DeNaples Center. The Library is the gray building to the right of the DeNaples Center.