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: 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.

Opening hours: April 2 - April 28, 2017

Please note: The Library will be closing at 10 PM on Friday, April 28.

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

Holiday hours

  • Friday, April 14: Services closed, 24-hour access* for study
  • Monday, April 17: Services closed, 24-hour access* for study

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: April 29 - September 1, 2017

Monday - Friday
Opening hours 8 AM - 9 PM
Services 10 AM - 6 PM
Saturday
Opening hours 9 AM - 9 PM
Services 10 AM - 6 PM
Sunday
Opening hours 9 AM - 9 PM
Services Closed

Holiday hours

The Library will be closed:

  • Monday, May 22
  • Friday, June 23 and Saturday, June 24
  • Friday, June 30 and Saturday, July 1

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