Building hours: Monday – Thursday 7:30 am – 11 pm, Friday 7:30 am – 8 pm, Saturday 9 am – 8 pm, Sunday 9 am – 11 pm
Access requirements: UVM students, faculty, and staff with a valid CATcard or UVM Medical Center badge. Building capacity: 75 patrons.
Monday – Thursday 10:00 am to 10:00 pm, Friday – Sunday 10 am - 6 pm. Computers, scanners, printers
, microfilm readers, stacks, and print materials remain accessible. Some spaces remain closed, including group study rooms and the Map Room. See Visiting the Howe Library
for more information.
Access requirements: UVM students, faculty, and staff with a valid CATcard. Building capacity: 225 patrons. Because students urgently need places to study, students will receive priority for entry if the library approaches or reaches full capacity.
Silver Special Collections Library will welcome by appointment
all UVM students, faculty, and staff with a valid CATcard. The Billings Library is not open for general study.
Please visit our off-campus services
page for instructions on accessing electronic collections.
Reference & research consultations
Librarians remain eager to meet with you and your students. Please contact us about 1:1 research consultations, point-of-need help through our virtual reference services, and visits with your classes to provide research instruction. To connect, please visit:
Document delivery services
We have greatly expanded efforts to scan copies of articles and book chapters from our print collections. All Interlibrary Loan services continue; our ILL staff will make every effort to obtain for you material we do not own.
Howe Library is continuing the curbside pickup program
we instituted last year Faculty, staff, and students can request physical items and then retrieve those items outside of Howe between 8 am and 8 pm, Monday through Thursday, and 8 am to 6 pm on Fridays, by appointment. Howe will close from 8 am to 10 am to ensure we can fulfill all pickup requests while maintaining social-distancing requirements.
Dana Medical Library now has curbside pick-up as well! Learn more about how to request an item here
For more information on the Libraries’ Spring 2021 services, please visit: