Hours

  • Fall Saturday Football Closing Schedule: The Russell Special Collections Libraries Building will be closed on Saturdays when there are UGA home football games. Those dates are August 30, September 20, September 27, October 4, November 15, November 22, and November 29.
  • The Special Collections Exhibit Galleries featuring items on display from the collections of the Hargrett, Russell, and Brown Archives are open Monday through Friday from 8:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. and Saturday from 1:00 P.M. to 5:00 P.M.
  • The Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library is open for research Monday through Friday from 8:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. and Saturday from 1:00 P.M. to 5:00 P.M. No requests for items in the high density storage vault are processed after 4:30 P.M.
  • The Walter J. Brown Media Archives and Peabody Awards Collection is open by appointment only Monday through Friday from 8:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. and Saturday from 1:00 P.M. to 5:00 P.M. For many items, viewing copies are available at the Media Desk located in the basement of the UGA Main Library. For information regarding how to schedule an appointment using material from the Brown Media Archives and Peabody Awards Collection, contact Ruta Abolins (abolins@uga.edu) or call 706-542-4757.
  • The University of Georgia Special Collections Libraries observes all University of Georgia holidays. Please visit the UGA Holiday Schedule web page for a listing of dates on which UGA will be closed.