NOTE: Access to the Magrath extended study area, when the library is closed, is restricted to current UMN students, staff, and faculty, and requires a valid UCard.

Late night and weekend access (Mon. - Thurs. 9 pm-10 pm, Sat. 4 pm-6 pm, and Sun. 10 am-10 pm) to Magrath Library, is via the south Gortner Ave. Ramp entrance, and via the north Buford Ave entrance located next to the Learning and Environmental Sciences or the west Magrath plaza entrance. Magrath is not accessible via the Ruttan Hall external doors during these hours.


During open library service hours, please call 612-624-2233 for assistance, if these entrances are locked.

Today’s Hours: 8:00 a.m.–10:00 p.m.

Hours for 12/11/2018–12/17/2018

Magrath Library

Date Day Open
11 Dec 2018 Tuesday 8:00 a.m.–10:00 p.m.
12 Dec 2018 Wednesday 8:00 a.m.–10:00 p.m.
13 Dec 2018 Thursday 8:00 a.m.–10:00 p.m.
14 Dec 2018 Friday 8:00 a.m.–10:00 p.m.
15 Dec 2018 Saturday 10:00 a.m.–10:00 p.m.
16 Dec 2018 Sunday Noon–10:00 p.m.
17 Dec 2018 Monday 8:00 a.m.–10:00 p.m.

Magrath SMART Commons and Extended Study Area

Date Day Open
11 Dec 2018 Tuesday 7:00 a.m.–2:00 a.m.
12 Dec 2018 Wednesday 7:00 a.m.–2:00 a.m.
13 Dec 2018 Thursday 7:00 a.m.–2:00 a.m.
14 Dec 2018 Friday 7:00 a.m.–Midnight
15 Dec 2018 Saturday 10:00 a.m.–Midnight
16 Dec 2018 Sunday 10:00 a.m.–2:00 a.m.
17 Dec 2018 Monday 7:00 a.m.–2:00 a.m.
Visit the SMART Learning Commons site for services and hours information.