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Ort Library Services During COVID-19 Response

Building Hours


Library building hours beginning May 10:

  • Monday - Friday: 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
  • Saturday: 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM
  • Sunday: Closed

See Library Hours for additional info.

Access to community members (those who are not current FSU students, faculty, or staff) is by appointment only - please call the Main Desk at 301-687-4395.

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If you have questions or concerns, please email us at

Current Building Policies

  • Masks covering the nose and mouth must be worn at all times in the library building.
  • Practice social distancing by remaining 6 feet apart from others.
  • No food is allowed at this time.
  • Group study is not permitted.
  • Group study rooms are currently CLOSED.
  • Wash your hands frequently for at least 20 seconds.
  • Use hand sanitizer stations available on the Main floor and throughout the library.