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Monday 8:00am - 9:00pm
Tuesday 8:00am - 5:00pm
Wednesday 8:00am - 9:00pm
Thursday 8:00am - 9:00pm
Friday 8:00am - 3:00pm
Saturday 4:00pm - 9:00pm
Sunday 4:00pm - 9:00pm

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Marie Blair Burgess Library is committed to providing all SMC students, faculty and staff equitable access to library resources and services required for academic needs.

SMC has various services and resources to ensure accessibility for all students, faculty, and staff. To find out more about accessibility view SMC accessibility resources.

Accessibility Technology:

The library provides accessibility technology such as low vision keyboards to all library users. If special equipment is needed, please contact the library with your request.

Retrieving Physical Items:

If any library user needs assistance retrieving physical materials from the library stacks, please contact the circulation desk for assistance.

Quiet Study Areas:

There are several quiet study areas located throughout the library. Please inquire at the circulation desk for more information on quiet study areas and group study areas.

Copying, Scanning, or Printing:

Library staff are available to assist with copying, scanning, or printing. Please inquire at the circulation desk for more information.