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Winter Break Hours & Services

Winter Break Hours & Services

Winter Break Hours & Services

Library Hours and Services December 23, 2006 - January 1, 2007

   The UCR Libraries wish you a safe and happy Winter Break.  

Hours of service 

All UCR Libraries will be closed from Saturday, December 23, 2006, through Monday, January 1, 2007, as part of the campuswide Winter Break, except as indicated below.  

 Wednesday, December 27th
Thursday, December 28th

 Rivera and Science Libraries open with limited services from 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM.

online hours Web site has been updated to reflect the hours for all campus libraries both before and after the holiday closure. A telephone recording at (951) UCR-2821 (Science Library) & (951) UCR-3229 (Rivera Library) also provides information on current hours.

The libraries will reopen on January 2 on an intersession schedule and will resume normal hours of operations when instruction begins on January 4th, 2007.

Service status during closure 

The following online services will be available during the break, but processing may be delayed.
Interlibrary Loan/Document Delivery Service*
Reference Assistance:
Ask a Librarian (e-mail/voicemail)*
Instruction Requests*
Faculty Reserves Requests*
Returning Items - items returned during the closure will be checked in with a return date of January 2nd, 2007.
Renewals - available online at mySCOTTY

*(starting on January 2; inquiries and requests will be processed in the order in which they were received.)

Other online resources available 24/7

The following online resources will be available for remote access during the Winter Break.  See Connect from Home for information and instructions.
Scotty: The UCR Libraries Catalog
Melvyl: The UC-systemwide catalog Melvyl will be accessible throughout the closure; however, requests for items from other campuses may not be processed until after January 1.
Article Databases and Indexes
E-Journals and E-Books
INFOMINE - Scholarly Internet Resources

General Campus Information

University of California, Riverside
900 University Ave.
Riverside, CA 92521
Tel: (951) 827-1012
UCR Career Opportunities
Library Job Opportunities

UCR Library Information

Directions / Mailing Addresses
Tomás Rivera Library: (951) 827-3220
Orbach Science Library: (951) 827-3701
Music Library: (951) 827- 3137
Multimedia Library: (951) 827-5606

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