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Humanities and Social Sciences Library Bibliothèque des sciences humaines et sociales

McLennan-Redpath Library Complex (map)
3459 McTavish Street
Montreal, Quebec H3A 0C9

Information: 514-398-4734 | hssl [dot] library [at] mcgill [dot] ca (Email)
Borrowing: 514-398-4734 | hsslloans [dot] library [at] mcgill [dot] ca (Email)
Fax: 514-398-7184

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Opening hours: November 27 - December 20, 2016

Monday - Thursday
Opening hours 24-hour access*
Services 10 AM - 7 PM
Friday - Sunday
Opening hours 24-hour access*
Services 10 AM - 6 PM

A valid McGill ID card is required for access to the Library after midnight.

* 24-hour access is provided in the Redpath Library Building and on the main floor of the McLennan Library Building. The upper floors of McLennan (2, 3, 4, 5 and 6) are open for study until midnight.


SSMU 24-hour access is generously supported by the Students' Society of McGill University Library Improvement Fund.

Opening hours: December 21, 2016 - January 2, 2017

Wednesday, December 21 - Thursday, December 22
Opening hours 8 AM - 9 PM
Services 10 AM - 6 PM

Holiday hours

The Library will be closed:

  • Friday, December 23 through Monday, January 2

Opening hours: January 3 - February 26, 2017

Monday - Thursday
Opening hours 8 AM - midnight
Services 10 AM - 7 PM
Friday
Opening hours 8 AM - 10pm
Services 10 AM - 6 PM
Saturday
Opening hours 9 AM - 10pm
Services 10 AM - 6 PM
Sunday
Opening hours 9 AM - midnight
Services 10 AM - 6 PM

Opening hours: February 27 - April 1, 2017

Monday - Thursday
Opening hours 24-hour access*
Services 10 AM - 7 PM
Friday
Opening hours Open until midnight
Services 10 AM - 6 PM
Saturday
Opening hours 9 AM - midnight
Services 10 AM - 6 PM
Sunday
Opening hours 24-hours* from 9 AM
Services 10 AM - 6 PM

A valid McGill ID card is required for access to the Library after midnight.

* 24-hour access is provided in the Redpath Library Building and on the main floor of the McLennan Library Building. The upper floors of McLennan (2, 3, 4, 5 and 6) are open for study until midnight.


SSMU 24-hour access is generously supported by the Students' Society of McGill University Library Improvement Fund.

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