Library Hours

Peter J. Cayan Library, Utica, NY
 

Saturday May 28th - Monday July 4th, 2022

Saturday 5/28:  CLOSED
Sunday 5/29:  CLOSED
Monday 5/30:   CLOSED*
Tuesday 5/31 - Thursday 6/2:  8 AM - 4 PM
Friday 6/3:  Closed due to campus power outage
Saturday 6/4:  CLOSED
Sunday 5/5:  CLOSED
Monday 6/6 - Thursday 6/9:   8:30 AM - 4 PM
Friday 6/10:  Closed due to campus power outage
Saturday 6/11:  CLOSED
Sunday 6/12:  CLOSED
Monday 6/13 - Thursday 6/16:   8:30 AM - 4 PM
Friday 6/17:   8:30 AM - 12 PM (noon)
Saturday 6/18:  CLOSED
Sunday 6/19:  CLOSED
Monday 6/20:   CLOSED*
Tuesday 6/21 - Thursday 6/23:  8:30 AM - 4 PM
Friday 6/24:  8:30 AM - 12 PM (noon)
Saturday 6/25:  CLOSED
Sunday 6/26:  CLOSED
Monday 6/27 - Thursday 6/30:   8:30 AM - 4 PM
Friday 7/1:   8:30 AM - 12 PM (noon)
Saturday 7/2:  CLOSED
Sunday 7/3:  CLOSED
Monday 7/4:   CLOSED*

* The library building will be closed on the following summer holidays:
Monday May 30th, Memorial Day
Monday June 20th, Juneteenth (observed)
Monday July 4th, Independence Day
Monday September 5th, Labor Day


Saturday May 7th - Sunday May 29th, 2022

Monday - Thursday:  8 AM - 4 PM
Friday:  8 AM - 12 PM (noon)
Saturday:  CLOSED
Sunday:  CLOSED


Finals Week Hours, Monday May 2nd - Friday May 6th, 2022

Monday - Thursday:  8 AM - 10 PM
Friday:  8 AM - 5:30 PM
Saturday:  CLOSED
Sunday:  CLOSED

Good luck students!  Looking forward to welcoming you back in August!!


Sunday March 20th - Sunday May 1st, 2022

Monday - Thursday:  8 AM - 10 PM
Friday:  8 AM - 8 PM
Saturday:  CLOSED
Sunday:  12 PM - 10 PM


Library building hours for Spring Break, Saturday March 12th - Sunday March 20th, 2022

Saturday March 12:   CLOSED
Sunday March 13:   CLOSED
Monday March 14 - Friday March 18:   8 AM - 4 PM
Saturday March 19:   CLOSED
Sunday March 20:   12 PM - 10 PM


Library building hours beginning Friday December 17, 2021:

Friday December 17: 8 AM - 4 PM
Saturday & Sunday December 18 - 19: CLOSED
Monday December 20: 8 AM - 4 PM
Tuesday December 21: 8 AM - 4 PM
Wednesday December 22 through Monday January 17, 2022: CLOSED


Fall semester EXTENDED HOURS for finals, through Thursday December 16:

Monday - Thursday: 8 AM - 10 PM
Friday: 8 AM - 8 PM     
Saturday: CLOSED
Sunday: 12 PM - 10 PM, Open later on Sunday 12/12!


Fall semester regular hours:

Monday - Thursday: 8 AM - 10 PM*
Friday: 8 AM - 8 PM, Open later on Fridays beginning 11/12!
Saturday: CLOSED
Sunday: 12 PM - 8 PM*

* Exceptions as follows:

  • Monday September 6th: CLOSED for Labor Day holiday (open normal hours Sunday September 5th)
  • Sunday October 10th & Monday October 11th: CLOSED for Mid-Semester Break (open normal hours Tuesday October 12th)
  • Wednesday November 24th: Open 8 AM - 4 PM
  • Thursday November 25 - Sunday November 28: CLOSED for Thanksgiving Holiday Recess
  • Friday December 17th and thereafter: Monday - Friday 8 AM - 4 PM 

The library is closed Friday November 5th through Tuesday November 9th. We anticipate opening Wednesday November 10th at 8 AM, and we apologize for the inconvenience.


Thanksgiving Holiday Recess hours, Sunday November 21st through Sunday November 28th:

Sunday 11/21: 12 PM - 8 PM
Monday 11/22 - Tuesday 11/23: 8 AM - 10 PM
Wednesday 11/24: 8 AM - 4 PM
Thursday 11/25 - Sunday 11/28: CLOSED


Monday August 16th - Sunday August 29, 2021:

Monday - Friday: 8 AM - 4 PM
Saturday & Sunday: CLOSED


Saturday May 15 - Sunday August 15, 2021:

The Peter J. Cayan building is closed. 

Online library services continue, including requests for resources from the physical collection.  

Requests for books, journals, DVDs, etc. can be initiated within the library catalog, via email, chat, and virtual office hours.  

Requested items can be set out for contactless pick up in the library lobby, or shipped to your home or office by UPS.  The lobby book return is always open for returning items.


Monday March 8 - Friday May 14, 2021:

Monday - Wednesday: 9 AM - 8 PM
Thursday & Friday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Saturday: CLOSED
Sunday: 1 PM - 8 PM

Open for socially distant study and computing on the first floor only.  Physical collection requests for 2nd floor books and journals can be initiated within the library catalog, via email, chat, and virtual office hours.  

Requested items can be set out for contactless pick up in the library lobby or shipped to your home or office by UPS.  The lobby book return is always open for returning items.


Monday February 8 - Sunday March 7, 2021:

Monday - Friday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Saturday: CLOSED
Sunday: 1 PM - 8 PM


Monday November 23, 2020, to Sunday February 7th, 2021, the library building is closed, and services are online only

Access to the physical collection is still available; library staff pull, scan, and ship items several times each week, and items can be set out for contactless pick up in the library lobby.  Plus, the lobby book return is always open for returning items. 

Make an electronic request within Primo or email library@sunypoly.edu to request anything you need from our collection.  Many more options for contacting library staff are on the Ask A Librarian page.


Monday October 19th to Sunday November 22, 2020

Monday - Wednesday: 9 AM - 8 PM
Thursday & Friday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Saturday: CLOSED
Sunday: 1 PM - 8 PM


Early Fall Semester 2020

Monday - Friday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Saturday & Sunday: CLOSED


August 10th - September 6th, 2020, Virtual Service Hours:

Monday - Friday: 8 AM - 5 PM
Saturday & Sunday: CLOSED

Appointment only building access through September 6th.  Please use virtual services and Ask a Librarian options for assistance, including contact-free requesting and pick up.


Summer 2020, May 8 - August 10* Virtual Services Only

Monday - Friday: 8 AM - 5 PM
Saturday & Sunday: CLOSED

* The library is closed Monday May 25th in observance of Memorial Day


Winter Break Hours 2019-20

Friday 12/13: 8 AM - 5 PM

Saturday 12/14 - Tuesday 12/24:
Monday - Friday: 8 AM - 4 PM
Saturday & Sunday: CLOSED

Wednesday 12/25 - Wednesday 1/1:  CLOSED

Thursday 1/2 - Sunday 1/19:
Monday - Friday: 8 AM - 4 PM
Saturday & Sunday: CLOSED
Monday 1/20: 8 AM - 5 PM
Tuesday 1/21: regular semester hours resume


End-of-Semester Extended Hours Begin Sunday December 1, 2019

Monday 12/2 - Thursday 12/5: 8 AM - midnight
Friday 12/6: 8 AM - 10 PM
Saturday 12/7: 9 AM - 5 PM
Sunday 12/8: 9 AM - midnight
Monday 12/9 - Thursday 12/12: 8 AM - midnight
Friday 12/13: 8 AM - 5 PM


Thanksgiving Break 2019

Wednesday Nov 27th: 8 AM - 4 PM
Thursday Nov 28th - Saturday Nov 30th: CLOSED
Sunday Dec 1st: 2 PM - midnight


Library Hours for Fall Semester 2019*

Mon - Thurs: 8 AM - 11 PM
Fri: 8 AM - 8 PM
Sat: 10 AM - 5 PM
Sun: 11 AM - 11 PM, NEW CLOSING TIME!

*Exceptions: Mid-Semester Break 2019

  • Friday Oct 11: 8 AM - 8 PM
  • Saturday Oct 12: CLOSED
  • Sunday Oct 13: CLOSED
  • Monday Oct 14: 9 AM - 5 PM (campus-wide power outage 5 - 9 AM)
  • Tuesday Oct 15: 8 AM - 11 PM (regular hours resume)

Library Hours for the first week of the Fall Semester 2019

Sunday August 25th: closed
Mon - Thurs August 26th - 29th: 8 AM - 11 PM
Friday August 30th: 8 AM - 8 PM
Saturday August 31st: 10 AM - 5 PM
Sunday September 1st: 11 AM - 7 PM
Monday September 2nd: closed


Late Summer Hours

Monday August 12 - Sunday August 25, 2019
Monday - Friday: 8 AM - 4 PM
Saturday & Sunday: closed


Summer Hours: Saturday May 11 - Sunday August 11, 2019*

Mon - Th: 8 AM - 4 PM
Fri: 8 AM - 12 PM
Sat & Sun: closed

* Exceptions

  • Closed Monday May 27th, Memorial Day
  • Closed Thursday July 4th, Independence Day

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