Hours

Easter Hours

How is it Easter time already?

The Isché Library will be closed on Friday, April 10th in addition to our already reduced hours.

The Libraries will re-open on Monday, April 13th at 8am.

Libraries Reducing Hours Again

The Libraries are reducing hours again in response to the COVID-19 threat in the city of New Orleans.

The Ische Library will be open from 8am to 6pm Monday through Friday.

The Dental Library will be open on Mondays and Wednesdays only from 8am to 12noon.

The Library staff is available via Chat, Email or Telephone.

Libraries Reducing Hours

Starting today, Friday, March 20th, the Libraries will reduce their hours open.

The Ische Library will be open Monday – Thursday from 7:30am to 10 pm and on Fridays from 7:30am to 6pm.

The Dental Library will be open Monday – Friday from 8am to 5pm.

We apologize for the inconvenience.

Libraries to Remain Open

As of this moment, the Libraries (both Isché and Dental) plan to maintain their regular hours.

We ask that our patrons follow the CDC Guidelines on preventing illness.

Carnival Hours

The Libraries will have reduced hours over the last weekend of carnival and will be closed on Mardi Gras.

Isché Library

  • Friday, February 21st 7:30am – 5pm
  • Saturday, February 22nd Closed
  • Sunday, February 23rd Closed
  • Monday, February 24th 7:30am – 5pm
  • Tuesday, February 25th Closed

Dental Library

  • Sunday, February 23rd Closed
  • Monday, February 24th 8am – 5pm
  • Tuesday, February 25th Closed
  • Wednesday, February 26th 8am – 5pm
  • Thursday, February 27th 8am – 5pm

If a date isn’t listed we’re open our regular hours.

Libraries Closed for MLK Day

Both the Isché and Dental Libraries will be closed on Monday, January 20th for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. The Libraries will be open regular hours over the weekend and on Tuesday.

And we’re back!

Both Libraries re-open today, Wednesday, January 2nd. The Isché Library opened at 7:30am and the Dental Library opens at 8am.

The Libraries will continue their Winter Break hours through Sunday, January 5th. The Isché Library will be open from 7:30am to 6pm today and tomorrow, from 9:30am to 6pm on Saturday, January 4th and from 11:30pm to 8pm on Sunday, January 5th. The Dental Library will be open until 6pm today and then regular hours starting tomorrow. Regular hours at the Isché Library begin on Monday, January 6th.

Happy 2020!

Libraries are Closed until 1/2/2020

Both the Isché and Dental Libraries are now closed until 7:30am or 8am on Wednesday, January 2nd.

Happy and safe holidays to everyone!

Dental Library – Winter Break Hours

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The Dental Library has begun Winter Break Hours. The hours are as follows:

  • Friday, December 20th 8am – 5pm
  • Saturday, December 21st & Sunday, December 22nd Closed
  • Monday, December 23rd 8am – 5pm
  • Tuesday, December 24th – Wednesday, January 1st Closed
  • Thursday, January 2nd 8am – 6pm

The Dental Library will return to regular hours on Friday, January 3, 2020.


Ische Library – Winter Break Hours

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The Isché Library will begin Winter Break Hours tomorrow, Friday, December 13th. The hours will be as follows:

  • Friday, December 13th 7:30am – 6pm
  • Saturday, December 14th 9:30am – 6pm
  • Sunday, December 15th 11:30am – 8pm
  • Monday, December 16th – Friday, December 20th 7:30am – 6pm
  • Saturday, December 21st & Sunday, December 22nd Closed
  • Monday, December 23rd 7:30am – 5pm
  • Tuesday, December 24th – Wednesday, January 1st Closed
  • Thursday, January 2nd & Friday, January 3rd 7:30am – 6pm
  • Saturday, January 4th 9:30am – 6pm
  • Sunday, January 5th 11:30am – 6pm

The Isché Library will return to regular hours on Monday, January 6, 2020.

Thanksgiving Hours

Both the Isché and Dental Libraries will close early on Wednesday, November 27th. The Dental Library will close at 5pm and the Isché Library will close at 6pm.

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Both Libraries will remain closed on Thursday and Friday, November 28th and 29th. However, the Isché Library will reopen on Saturday, November 30th to accommodate students who’s exams begin on Monday. The Isché Library will be open its regular hours of 9:30am to 6pm.

Both Libraries will be open regular hours on Sunday, December 1st.

Labor Day Hours

Both the Isché and Dental Libraries will be closed on Sunday and Monday, September 1st and 2nd for the Labor Day Holiday.

The Isché Library will be open Friday night until 8pm and on Saturday from 9:30am to 6pm for regular hours.

Both Libraries will reopen for the regular hours on Tuesday morning.

Regular Hours Return

Summer Hours ends today at the Isché Library. The Main Library is open until 12 midnight Sunday through Thursday and until 8 pm on Fridays. Opening remains at 7:30 am Monday through Friday.

Summer Hours end tomorrow at the Dental Library. The Dental Library will reopen on Sundays, starting August 4th and will be open until 8 pm Sunday through Thursday.

Holiday Hours may be found on the Libraries’ webpage.

Independence Day Hours

 

*Update* Due to a water outage. The Downtown Library will close at 5:30pm on Wednesday.

 

The Libraries will both be closed on Thursday, July 4th. Additionally the Isché Library will close at 6pm on Wednesday, July 3rd.

Both Libraries will be open for Summer Hours on July 5th.

Summer Hours – June & July

The Libraries will have Summer Hours for the months of June and July. The Isché Library will close at 10pm Sunday-Thursday and at 6pm on Fridays. Opening times and Saturday hours will remain the same. The Dental Library will close at 6pm Monday-Thursday and will be closed on weekends. The Dental Library will continue Summer Hours through Thursday, August 1st.