Winter Closure 2018-19: Library hours and affected services
The Stanford Libraries will be operating on a reduced schedule during the Stanford Winter Closure period.
Closures and reduced library hours for:
All libraries will resume regular hours on Monday, January 7, 2019. See library hours for the week of January 6-12, 2019 for details.
- If you will be away from campus during the holiday period, remember to set up your browser for off-campus access to library resources.
- Website and SearchWorks feedback will not be monitored during the Winter Closure period. If you need assistance before January 7, please contact Circulation at firstname.lastname@example.org or 650-723-1493.
- If you have questions or library business to conduct during the break, Green Library will be open on select days.
Requests & recalls
- Items requested in SearchWorks will not be available for scanning or pickup until January 7 or later.
- Recalled items do not need to be returned to the library until January 7.
- You can submit Interlibrary Borrowing (ILB) requests and renewals during Winter Closure; however, they will be processed starting Monday, January 7, 2019.
- Please do not return materials loaned by non-Stanford libraries to campus bookdrops. Return materials to the Green Circulation Desk. Request a return receipt.
- Beginning on Monday, January 7, 2019, materials returned during the closure will be shipped to the various lending libraries.
Direct from UC Berkeley (RLCP)
- Final shipments:
- Final shipments from Stanford to UC Berkeley will be made at 2:00 pm, Thursday, December 20, 2018.
- Final shipments from UC Berkeley will arrive to Stanford on Friday, December 21, 2018.
- UC Berkeley will supply Stanford article requests submitted through December 18, 2018.
- Green Library and UC Berkeley libraries will be open limited hours during winter closure.
- Return RLCP materials to the Green Library main circulation desk. Request a return receipt. Do not return books to branch libraries or campus libraries bookdrops.
- Stanford Interlibrary Lending will be closed from December 18, 2018-January 13, 2019.
- Lending will resume on Monday, January 14, 2019.
Stanford RLCP wishes everyone a restful winter break.