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Schedule a Research Appointment

Please note the upcoming holiday schedule:


Wednesday, Nov. 22 - The library will be open with an alternative schedule: 10am to 4pm.

Thursday, Nov. 23 and Friday Nov. 24 - The library will be closed for Thanksgiving.

Monday, Dec. 25 through Monday, Jan. 1 - HSP will be closed for winter break. Regular library hours will resume on Tuesday, Jan. 2.



HSP is open to researchers by appointment Tuesdays through Fridays. Appointments are considered "all-day," but you may arrive at your convenience during open hours. We do restrict entry 1 hr. prior to closing.

Admission is free for HSP Members, students, or members of the military with ID. The fee is $10 per day for visitors. To learn about membership visit:


Library Hours:

Tuesdays and Thursdays: 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Wednesdays: 1 p.m. – 7 p.m.

Fridays: 10:00 – 2:00 p.m.


Having trouble finding available appointments? Planning a multi-day visit but some dates are unavailable? Contact library staff at to discuss what options may be available for you. We hold additional appointments aside for flexibility.

Booking and cancellation policies: When making reservations, keep in mind that research space is limited. Please only schedule appointments you intend to keep. If you no longer need or cannot make your appointment, please cancel each slot as soon as possible to leave room for other researchers.

Please note that appointments are for one person. If you're planning to bring another researcher, please schedule an additional appointment for each time slot under that person's name.

Mask Policy:  Masks are optional in all spaces at HSP, effective April 4, 2023. If you're sick or feeling unwell, please cancel or reschedule your appointment for a later date.

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