The library is open 24 hours a day to KUMC students, faculty, staff, and affiliates of The University of Kansas Hospital. Public access hours are 8 am - 6 pm Monday through Friday. The library is closed to the public on Saturday and Sunday.
Patrons wishing to utilize the library for studying and research purposes after 6 pm and on weekends may call (913) 588-7166 to request entry to A.R. Dykes Library during controlled access hours. There is also a blue courtesy phone available at the 39th St. entrance that will direct dial the front desk.
See below for hours the library is staffed and personnel are available for assistance.
Library Public Service Hours & Badge Access Hours
|Monday - Thursday||6am-10pm||KUMC ID badge access before 8am & after 6 pm|
|Friday||6am-10pm||KUMC ID badge access before 8am & after 6 pm|
|Saturday||8am-10pm||KUMC ID badge access all day|
|Sunday||8am-10pm||KUMC ID badge access all day|
The library is closed for the following holidays: New Year's Day, Martin Luther King Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day.