Main Library

Mon7:30 am - 5:00 pm
Closed

Reference Desk

Mon10:00 am - 7:00 pm *
Closed

Digital Fabrication Lab

Sun12:00 am - 12:00 am
Closed

Germans from Russia Heritage Collection

Sun12:00 am - 12:00 am
Closed

NDSU Archives

Sun12:00 am - 12:00 am
Closed

Business Learning Center

Sun12:00 am - 12:00 am
Closed

Klai Juba Wald Architectural Studies Library

Sun12:00 am - 12:00 am
Closed

P. N. Haakenson Health Sciences Library

Sun12:00 am - 12:00 am
Closed

NDSU Nursing at Sanford Health Library

Sun12:00 am - 12:00 am
Closed

All NDSU Libraries are closed; however, we will continue to provide services to our students, faculty, and staff. Click here for more information.

Home Locations Reference Desk

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: Closed
Monday: 10:00 am-7:00 pm *
Tuesday: 10:00 am-7:00 pm *
Wednesday: 10:00 am-7:00 pm *
Thursday: 10:00 am-7:00 pm *
Friday: 10:00 am-5:00 pm *
Saturday: Closed

*Hours listed are for the Reference Desk Chat. 

Hours for Virtual Reference Desk in Blackboard Collaborate: Monday-Friday 10:00am-4:00pm (plan to have a microphone available)

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 (2019)

  • Aug. 31: Closed
  • Sept. 1: Closed
  • Sept. 2: Opens at 1pm (Labor Day)
  • Nov. 11: Opens at 1pm (Veteran's Day)
  • Nov. 27: Close at 5pm
  • Nov 28: Closed (Thanksgiving) 
  • Dec. 9-19: Open 24 hours
  • Dec 20: Closes at 5pm
  • Dec 21-22: Closed
  • Dec 23: Closes at 5pm
  • Dec 25: Closed (Christmas)

Spring Semester (2020)

  • Jan. 1: Closed (New Years Day)
  • Jan. 20: Opens at 1pm (MLK Jr Day)
  • Feb. 15-16: Closed
  • Feb. 17: Opens at 1pm (President's Day)
  • March 14-15: Closed
  • March 16-20: 7:30am - 5pm (Spring Break)
  • March 21: Closed 
  • April 10-12: Closed (Spring Recess)
  • May 5-14: Open 24 hours
  • May 15: Closes at 5pm
  • May 25: Closed (Memorial Day)
Address:

1201 Albrecht Boulevard
Fargo, ND 58108-6050

Phone: 

701.231.8886 (locally) or
1.800.843.7358 (out of state)