The Library is open Extended Hours!

Need some extra study time? We’ve got you covered! The Library is open extended hours from now until exams.

April 1-10 – End of term

Mon-Fri: 8am-11pm

Sat: 10am-11pm

Sun:  12pm-11pm

Open regular hours Good Friday and Easter Monday

April 11-21 – Exam Period

Mon-Fri: 8am-11pm

Sat: 8am-11pm

Sun: 10am-11pm

April 22-May 7 – Intersession

Mon-Fri: 8:30am-5pm

Sat-Sun: closed

Winter 2022 exam hours and activities

Happy last day of Winter Term 2022, SMUdents! As you take on exams, we’re here for you. From free study snacks and massages to assignment help services, we’ve got you covered! Keep reading for information about activities, hours and services during exams.

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Patrick Power Library opening for evening and weekend hours

Individual study space (tables and carrels) on the main floor of the library.

Are you a student in Halifax taking summer courses? Starting Monday, July 5th, the Library will be expanding to evening and weekend hours for individual bookable study spaces! Time slots available will be as follows:

Monday – Thursday:

  • 9 am-12 pm
  • 1-4 pm
  • 5-8 pm


  • 9 am-12 pm
  • 1-4 pm

Saturday: Closed


  • 1-4 pm
  • 5-8 pm

Masks are required, and cleaning wipes will be provided for individuals to clean their own work station.

You can book study spaces (for current hours) on the Library’s webpage.