At a glance

Swain Chemistry & Chemical Engineering Library

Hours

  Mon-Thurs Friday Saturday Sunday
Regular 9 am–9 pm 9 am–5 pm Closed 4 pm–9 pm
Summer 9 am–5 pm 9 am–5 pm Closed Closed
Intersession 1 pm–5 pm 1 pm–5 pm Closed Closed

See also: Stanford Libraries hours & locations

Sessions:

  • Regular:
    • Autumn: Sept. 23 – Dec. 13, 2013
    • Winter: Jan. 6 – March 21, 2014
    • Spring: March 31 – June 11, 2014
  • Summer:
    • June. 23 – Aug. 16, 2014
  • Intersession:
    • Aug. 17 – Sept. 22, 2013
    • Dec. 14, 2012 – Dec. 20, 2013
    • March 17 – 30, 2014
    • June 12 – 22, 2014
    • Aug. 17 – Sept. 21, 2014

Holidays

Closed: Thanksgiving (Nov. 24, 28–29); Christmas/New Year’s (Dec. 21–Jan. 6); Independence Day (July 4); Labor Day (Sept. 1).

Abbreviated hours (from 1 pm to 9 pm): Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (Jan. 20); Presidents’ Day (Feb. 17); Memorial Day (May 26).

Abbreviated hours (from 1 pm to 5 pm): Thanksgiving Week (Nov. 25–27).

Reference hours

Monday–Friday, 10 am–4 pm, for brief assistance; by appointment for in-depth help. Reference service is limited to Stanford students, faculty, and staff.
swainreference@lists.stanford.edu, 650-723-9237 (phone), 650-725-2274 (fax)