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The Libraries are Here to Help!

The Furman Libraries are currently closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic, but we are still here to help you with your research needs! Check out our COVID-19 Remote Learning Guide to learn how we can help you. Read the most up-to-date information regarding Furman’s response to COVID-19.

Library Open 24 Hours + More!

If you have not already heard the big news, the library will be staying open 24 hours during exams!!! December 11 – 13 ⁠ The library will be open from 8:00 am on Wednesday, December 11 until 8:00 pm on Friday, December 13. ⁠ ⁠December 14 10:00 am – 8:00 pm ⁠⁠ December 15 – […]

Thanksgiving Holiday Hours

The Thanksgiving Hours for the Furman Libraries are as follows: Duke Library Nov 26 Tuesday: 8:00am – 5:00pm Nov 27 Wednesday: Closed Nov 28 Thursday: Closed Nov 29 Friday: Closed Nov 30 Saturday: Closed Dec 1 Sunday: 5:00pm – 1:00am Music Library Nov 26 Tuesday: 8:00am – 4:00pm Nov 27 Wednesday: Closed Nov 28 Thursday: […]

Libraries closing at noon 8/16 for retreat

All Furman University Libraries will be closing at noon on Friday, 8/16, to participate in a retreat.  James B. Duke Library will reopen on Saturday, 8/17, at 1:00pm.

Libraries Closed June 6-9

The Libraries will be closed from noon on June 6th through the end of the day on June 9th for our annual “Bugs & Rugs”, closure. During this time, our buildings undergo routine fumigation and steam carpet cleaning. You can still access the Libraries databases and other online resources during the closure including this lovely […]

Libraries Closed Memorial Day Weekend

All three Furman Libraries will be closed Saturday, May 25 through Monday, May 27 for Memorial Day weekend.  

Interim and MayX Hours

Our Spring interim and MayX hours are as follows: Music Library Hours Please check hours on Music Library website. Science Library Hours Please check hours on Science Library website. Duke Library Hours Hours are summarized below. For complete information check hours on Duke Library website. May 8 – 14 Mon – Fri: 9am – 5pm […]

Easter Break Hours

Easter Break Hours for the James B. Duke Library April 18 Thursday 8:00 am – 5:00 pm April 19 Friday CLOSED April 20 Saturday CLOSED April 21 Sunday CLOSED April 22 Monday 10:00 am – 1:00 am   Should Easter Break be longer? Students were asked this question for the April 12, 1985 issue of […]

Students Must Be Silent In The Libraries

April Fools!! You do not have to be silent to use the libraries at Furman, but we all study differently, so it’s helpful to know where the different areas are to fit your style best. James B. Duke Library “Front of the House” – The Rinker Research Commons when you first walk in, and the […]

Spring Break Hours

March 2           Saturday         1pm – 5pm March 3           Sunday           1pm – 5pm March 4           Monday           9am – 5pm March 5           Tuesday          9am – 5pm March 6           Wednesday     9am – 5pm March 7           Thursday         9am – 5pm March 8           Friday              9am – 5pm March 9           Saturday         […]