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Reference Desk

Located in the Main Library, the Reference Desk is staffed by librarians during most of the hours the Main Library is open. Call us at 701-231-8886 or chat with us during opening hours. The Reference Desk also has a toll-free number (1-800-843-7358) for out-state, NDSU-affiliated requests for assistance.

Hours this week

Sunday: 1:00 pm-9:00 pm
Monday: 10:00 am-8:00 pm
Tuesday: 10:00 am-8:00 pm
Wednesday: 10:00 am-8:00 pm
Thursday: Closed
Friday: 10:00 am-5:00 pm
Saturday: Closed

Semester Hours

Fall & Spring Semesters
Sun: 1:00 pm-8:00 pm
Mon - Thu: 10:00 am-8:00 pm
Fri: 10:00 am-5:00 pm
Sat: Closed
Summer Semester
Sun: Closed
Mon - Thu: 10:00 am-7:00 pm
Fri: 10:00 am-5:00 pm
Sat: Closed
Spring, Summer & Winter Breaks
Sun: Closed
Mon - Fri: 10:00 am-5:00 pm
Sat: Closed

Hours Exceptions

The following dates are exceptions to the posted weekly schedule(s):

Fall Semester (2017)

  • Aug. 20: Closed
  • Aug. 21-24: Close at 10pm
  • Sept. 2-3: Closed
  • Sept. 4: Opens at 1pm (Labor Day)
  • Nov. 9: Close at 5pm
  • Nov. 10: Closed (Veteran's Day)
  • Nov. 22: Close at 5pm
  • Nov 23: Closed (Thanksgiving)
  • Nov. 25: Closed 
  • Dec 16 - 17: Closed
  • Dec 25: Closed (Christmas) 

Spring Semester (2018)

  • Jan. 1: Closed (New Years Day)
  • Jan. 7: Closed
  • Jan. 13-14: Closed
  • Jan. 15: Opens at 1pm (MLKJ Day)
  • Feb. 17-18: Closed
  • Feb. 19: Opens at 1pm (President's Day)
  • March 10-11: Closed
  • March 17: Closed 
  • March 30 - April 1: Closed (Spring Recess)
  • May 12-13: Closed
  • May 28: Closed (Memorial Day)
Address:

1201 Albrecht Boulevard
Fargo, ND 58108-6050

Phone: 

701.231.8886 (locally) or
1.800.843.7358 (out of state)