Henry Madden Library building exterior at nightFor the first time in the building’s history, the Henry Madden Library will be open 24 hours a day during finals week, beginning at noon on Sunday, December 16, 2018 and ending at 8:00 p.m. on Thursday, December 20.

Services during these extended hours will be will be limited to providing study space on the east side of the North Wing, second floor. Research and Public Services staff such as librarians or circulation desk assistance will not be available. Other Library resources such as computer access and printing are not in the designated study space and therefore will be unavailable during the overnight hours.

Many of the Library’s resources and services are available online 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Students may reserve a room, connect with a librarian, or browse online databases directly from the Library’s website.

Students sit at tables surround by bookshelves in the library with books and laptops

Extended hours will be only be available to current Fresno State students. At midnight all patrons (students and general public) will exit the building and students will be allowed to reenter with their valid student ID.

Extended hours in the Library this semester are generously funded thanks to Associated Students Inc., in partnership with the Fresno State Police Department.