Fogler Library Hours

Raymond H. Fogler Library is currently open to University of Maine System patrons. At this time, access to the building will be limited to the following:

  • Faculty, staff, and students of the University of Maine System
  • Staff from the University of Maine Foundation and the University of Maine Alumni Association
  • UMaine retirees with a Gold Card

All patrons must enter through the doors facing the Memorial Union. The doors facing the Mall will be exit only. You will need a valid MaineCard to enter the library. If the swipe on your card is not working, please contact the MaineCard Service Center. For a complete list of health and safety procedures, please visit our Return to Campus page.

Academic Year Hours

Mon – Thurs 7:30 am – Midnight
Friday 7:30 am – 10:00 pm
Sat 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Sun 10:00 am – Midnight


  • Labor Day, Monday, September 7, 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Hours are subject to change.

Department Hours

Administrative Office

Mon – Fri 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

Business Office

Mon – Fri 8:00 am – 4:30 pm

Canadian Studies

Mon – Fri 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Wed 8:00 am – 3:00 pm
Thurs 8:00 am – 3:00 pm

Note: Canadian Studies hours subject to change, May through August.


Mon – Thurs 8:00 am – Midnight
Friday 8:00 am – 10:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Sunday 10:00 am – Midnight

Collection Services (Serial and Monograph Acquisitions)
Content Management (Cataloging and Technical Services)

Mon – Fri 8:00 am – 4:30 pm

Government Documents/Microforms Office and GeoScan Spatial & Numeric Data Service

Mon – Thurs 8:00 am – 7:00 pm
Friday 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

Documents may be paged from closed stacks whenever the Reference Desk is open. Staff assistance for GIS, spatial and numeric data is available weekdays only. All microforms and some government documents (self-service open document stacks) and the GeoScan computer are available whenever the building is open.

Interlibrary Loan

Mon – Fri 8:00 am – 4:30 pm

Reference & Information Literacy Help Desk

Academic Year Hours
Sunday 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Mon – Wed 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Saturday Closed

Department hours above are for Reference service only. Reference materials are available whenever the library is open.

Special Collections

Special Collections is currently open by appointment to those who are able to enter the building through MaineCard swipe access. For details or to schedule an appointment, please visit our Special Collections webpage.