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USF St. Petersburg Library Hours: Current Semester

Please visit USF Tampa and Sarasota-Manatee campuses and the Shimberg Health Sciences Library for hours specific to those libraries. 


Note:    Instructional Media Services offices are closed Saturday and Sunday.   
Due to work taking place outside of the library, there may be times when no one is available to assist the public in the Innovative Education St. Petersburg Faculty Commons (POY 219).
Front Doors are locked 15 minutes prior to closing.  All services, including printing will end 15  minutes before closing.  USF IDs are required after 6PM, Sundays through Thursdays.





Nelson Poynter Memorial Library

Fall Semester 2023



Regular Fall Hours
Spanning from Monday August 21st to Friday December 8th 
Hours vary during breaks, holidays and Exams.
  Day Open Close
  Monday 8 a.m. 2 a.m.
  Tuesday 8 a.m. 2 a.m.
  Wednesday 8 a.m. 2 a.m.
  Thursday 8 a.m. 2 a.m.
  Friday 8 a.m. 6 p.m.
  Saturday 9 a.m. 5 p.m.
  Sunday 1 p.m. 9 p.m.
Fall Exam Hours Open Close

   Saturday Dec. 2nd 

  9 a.m. 9 p.m.
   Sunday, Dec. 3rd   1 p.m. 12 a.m.
   Monday, Dec. 4th - Thursday, Dec.7th   8 a.m. 2 a.m.
   Friday Dec. 8th   8 a.m. 6 p.m.



Holiday Dates
Day Open Close
Monday, September 4th  -  Labor Day Closed Closed
Friday, November 10th  -  Veteran's Day Closed Closed
Wednesday, November 22nd 8 a.m. 5 p.m.
Thursday, November 23rd - Friday, Nov. 24th  - Thanksgiving Closed Closed
Monday, December 25th -  Seasonal Holiday Closed Closed
Monday, January 1st  -  New Year's Day Closed Closed


Semester Break Hours:


  Day Open Close
  Saturday,  December 9 - Sunday, December 10 Closed Closed
  Monday, December 11 - Friday, December 15 8 a.m. 5 p.m.
  Saturday, December 16 - Sunday, December 17 Closed Closed
  Monday, December 18 - Wednesday, December 20 8 a.m. 5 p.m.
  Thursday, December 21 - Monday, January 1 Closed Closed
  Tuesday, January 2 - Friday, January 5 8 a.m. 5 p.m.
  Saturday, January 6 - Sunday, January 7 Closed Closed


Spring Semester 2024:  Monday, January 8th:  Classes and regular hours resume.


Special Hours for the offices of Innovative Education


USF St. Petersburg Innovative Education Hours of Operation
Day Open Close
MONDAY 8:30 a.m. 5:00 p.m.
TUESDAY 8:30 a.m. 5:00 p.m.
WEDNESDAY 8:30 a.m. 5:00 p.m.
THURSDAY 8:30 a.m. 5:00 p.m.
FRIDAY 8:30 a.m. 5:00 p.m.
SATURDAY Closed Closed
SUNDAY Closed Closed



Note: Because the Circulation desk and public use computing areas close ten minutes before the library, users must finish their searches and computing use before that time.