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.library [at] mcgill.ca (Email)
Borrowing: 514-398-4734 | hsslloans.library [at] mcgill.ca (Email)

 

Opening hours: June 1 - September 3, 2018

Please note: The Library will be closing at 6 PM on Sunday, July 1, 2018.

Monday - Friday
Opening hours 8 AM - 9 PM
Borrowing services 9 AM - 6 PM
Self-serve reserves room 9 AM - 6 PM*
Reference services / Ask a Librarian 10 AM - 6 PM
Saturday
Opening hours 9 AM - 9 PM
Borrowing services 10 AM - 6 PM
Self-serve reserves room 10 AM - 6 PM*
Reference services / Ask a Librarian Closed
Sunday
Opening hours 9 AM - 9 PM
Borrowing services Closed
Self-serve reserves room Closed*
Reference services / Ask a Librarian Closed

 

* In special cases, access to the self-serve reserve room outside of regular service hours can be granted.

Holiday hours

The Library will be closed:

  • Monday, June 25
  • Monday, July 2 (On Sunday, July 1 the library will close at 6pm instead of 9pm.)
  • Monday, September 3

Opening hours: September 4 - October 14, 2018

Monday - Thursday
Opening hours 8 AM - midnight
Borrowing services 8 AM - 7 PM
Self-serve reserves room 8 AM - 7 PM*
Reference services / Ask a Librarian 10 AM - 7 PM
Friday
Opening hours 8 AM - 10 PM
Borrowing services 8 AM - 6 PM
Self-serve reserves room 10 AM - 6 PM*
Reference services / Ask a Librarian 10 AM - 6 PM
Saturday
Opening hours 9 AM - 10 PM
Borrowing services 10 AM - 6 PM
Self-serve reserves room 10 AM - 6 PM*
Reference services / Ask a Librarian Closed
Sunday
Opening hours 9 AM - midnight
Borrowing services 10 AM - 6 PM
Self-serve reserves room 10 AM - 6 PM*
Reference services / Ask a Librarian 10 AM - 6 PM**

 

* In special cases, access to the self-serve reserve room outside of regular service hours can be granted.

** Starting September 9th. 

Holiday hours

The Library will be closed:

  • Monday, October 8

Opening hours: October 15 - November 25, 2018

Monday - Thursday
Opening hours 24-hour access**
Borrowing services 8 AM - 7 PM
Self-serve reserves room 8 AM - 7 PM*
Reference services / Ask a Librarian 10 AM - 7 PM
Friday
Opening hours Open until midnight
Borrowing services 8 AM - 6 PM
Self-serve reserves room 10 AM - 6 PM*
Reference services / Ask a Librarian 10 AM - 6 PM
Saturday
Opening hours 9 AM - midnight
Borrowing services 10 AM - 6 PM
Self-serve reserves room 10 AM - 6 PM*
Reference services / Ask a Librarian Closed
Sunday
Opening hours 24 hours** from 9 AM
Borrowing services 10 AM - 6 PM
Self-serve reserves room 10 AM - 6 PM*
Reference services / Ask a Librarian 10 AM - 6 PM

 

* In special cases, access to the self-serve reserve room outside of regular service hours can be granted.

** 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.

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

SSMU24-hour access is generously supported by the Students' Society of McGill University Library Improvement Fund.

Opening hours: November 26 - December 21, 2018

Monday - Thursday
Opening hours 24-hour access**
Borrowing services 8 AM - 7 PM
Self-serve reserves room 8 AM - 7 PM*
Reference services / Ask a Librarian 10 AM - 7 PM
Friday
Opening hours 24-hour access**
Borrowing services 8 AM - 6 PM
Self-serve reserves room 10 AM - 6 PM*
Reference services / Ask a Librarian 10 AM - 6 PM
Saturday
24-hour access** 9 AM - midnight
Borrowing services 10 AM - 6 PM
Self-serve reserves room 10 AM - 6 PM*
Reference services / Ask a Librarian Closed
Sunday
Opening hours 24-hour access**
Borrowing services 10 AM - 6 PM
Self-serve reserves room 10 AM - 6 PM*
Reference services / Ask a Librarian 10 AM - 6 PM

 

* In special cases, access to the self-serve reserve room outside of regular service hours can be granted.

** 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.

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

SSMU24-hour access is generously supported by the Students' Society of McGill University Library Improvement Fund.

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