Today's hours: 7:30a.m. - 2:00a.m. — Open


Fall and Spring Semesters:

Monday - Thursday: 7:30 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.*
Friday: 7:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Saturday 10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Sunday: 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.**

*Hours can vary. See Full Calendar

*The Main Library is open only to those with a UGA or other College ID after 7:00p.m.  Visiting scholars are welcome until 9p.m. but must register at the security desk after 7p.m.

**Circulation desk opens at 1pm on Sundays

The Main Library will be closed on all home football game days and all University Holidays. Finals, Intersessions, Maymester and Summer Semester building hours vary from the regular semester hours listed above.


The Main Library holds materials relating to the Humanities, Social Sciences, and Arts. It also houses the Media Collection and Map & Government Information Library. Additionally, it is the home of the Digital Humanities Lab, the Digital Library of Georgia, the University of Georgia Press, and the Georgia Review.


The nearest publicly available parking is in the North Campus Parking Deck. (Rates and more information)

320 S. Jackson St.
Athens, GA 30602
Exterior of front of Main Library