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University of Rochester Library (Rush Rhees) Address – Library Hours

University of Rochester main academic library is Rush Rhees Library. Rochester’s library located at Rochester, New York. Rush Rhees Library is one of popular landmark at university’s River Campus. All buildings in River Campus including Library built around 1930. The library named after university 3rd president Benjamin Rush Rhees. Rush Rhees library contains more than 3.5 million volumes and it also has computer lab and elevator facilities.

Library Address:

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University of Rochester River Campus Map : https://www.library.rochester.edu/sites/default/files/images/campus%20map.png

For general query or help call at 585-275-4471 (or +1 585-275-4461).

Rush Rhees
755 Library Road
University of Rochester
Rochester, NY 14627-0055

585-275-5804 (For any Queries or Help)

Carlson Science and Engineering
160 Trustee Road
Computer Studies Building
University of Rochester
Rochester, NY 14627-0236

585-275-4488 (For any Queries or Help)

Physics, Optics & Astronomy
374 Bausch & Lomb Hall
University of Rochester
Rochester, NY 14627-0171

585-275-4469 (For any Queries or Help)

Check Rush Rhees Library floor plans here link https://www.library.rochester.edu/about/rush-rhees-library-floor-plans

River Campus Libraries Sections or Avaliable Spaces:
1. Physics Optics & Astronomy Library, Located in Bausch & Lomb, 3rd floor.
It is open to the public every day and most evenings during the academic year, students and the faculty can have 24/7 access.

2. Messinger Graduate Study Rooms (Martin E. Messinger Graduate Study Rooms). Located in Rush Rhees, 2nd floor.

3. Hawkins-Carlson Room, Located in Rush Rhees, 1st floor. Conduct special meetings, seminars here.

4. Friedlander Lobby (Roger B. Friedlander Lobby). Located in Rush Rhees, 1st floor.

5. Periodical Reading Room (Martin E. Messinger Periodical Reading Room). Located in Rush Rhees, 2nd floor.

6. Gleason Library (Janis and James S. Gleason Library). Located in Rush Rhees, 1st floor.
As the only space on the River Campus open 24 hours a day.

7. Art & Music Library, Located in Rush Rhees, Ground floor.
Contains large flat screen monitors, whiteboards, media players, gaming systems, 3D blu-ray, and more.

8. Lam Square (Evans Lam Square), Located in Rush Rhees, 1st floor.
Lam Square serves as a communal space for users to do research, collaborate on projects, explore new technology etc.

9. iZone (The Barbara J. Burger iZone), Located in Rush Rhees, Ground floor.
A creative problem-solving space for Programmers.

10. Robbins Library (The Rossell Hope Robbins Library & Koller-Collins Center for English Studies), Located in Rush Rhees, 4th floor.

11. Contains medieval studies library (Art, History) and Koller-Collins Center for English Studies, also a non-circulating reference collection for literary study, digital humanities, and critical theory.

12. Special Collections, Located in Rush Rhees, 2nd floor.
Contains Rare Books, Special Collections & Preservation and most important materials and collections.

13. Great Hall, Located in Rush Rhees, 2nd floor. The Great Hall serves as a hub.

14. Welles-Brown Room, Located in Rush Rhees, 1st floor. Used to hsot visiting speakers.

15. Carlson Library, Computer Studies Building.
Carlson Library provides biology, biomedical , chemistry, chemical, computer science, earth and environmental sciences, electrical and computer engineering, mathematical sciences, and mechanical engineering. It is also home to the VISTA Collaboratory, a state-of-the-art data visualization lab on the library’s first floor.

16. Rush Rhees Library
Rush Rhees Library is now home to the Art and Music Library, the Barbara J. Burger iZone, the Janis and James S. Gleason Library, the Department of Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation, and the Rossell Hope Robbins Library and Koller-Collins Center for English Studies, and the University Archives.

Check more about all sections here link https://www.library.rochester.edu/spaces

University of Rochester Library Hours:

Due to covid-19 Pandemic the opening hours may change. For Latest information on opening hours check link https://www.library.rochester.edu/about/hours

Rush Rhees Library
Friedlander Lobby
Great Hall
Hawkins-Carlson Room
Lam Square
Messinger Graduate Study Rooms
Periodical Reading Room
Welles-Brown Room
Today's hours: Closed
Summer Hours
Date Range
Mon, May 18, 2020 - Sun, August 23, 2020
Hours
Sunday: 12:00 pm-5:00 pm
Monday - Thursday: 8:00 am-9:00 pm
Friday: 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Saturday: 12:00 pm-5:00 pm
Exceptions
Mon, 05/18/2020 - Sun, 08/23/2020 :
Comment
Closed

Fall Hours
Date Range
Mon, August 24, 2020 - Fri, December 18, 2020
Hours
Sunday: 10:00 am-10:00 pm
Monday - Friday: 8:00 am-10:00 pm
Saturday: 10:00 am-10:00 pm
Special Collections
Today's hours: Closed
Summer 2020
Date Range
Mon, May 18, 2020 - Mon, August 24, 2020
Hours
Sunday: Closed
Monday - Friday: 9:00 am-5:00 pm
Saturday: Closed
Exceptions
Mon, 05/18/2020 - Sun, 08/23/2020 :
Comment
Closed

Fall 2020
Date Range
Mon, August 24, 2020 - Fri, December 18, 2020
Hours
Sunday - Saturday: 12:00 am-12:00 am
Exceptions
Mon, 08/24/2020 - Fri, 12/18/2020 :
Comment
* Closed
Robbins Library
Today's hours: Closed
Summer Hours
Date Range
Mon, May 18, 2020 - Sun, August 23, 2020
Hours
Sunday: Closed
Monday - Friday: 9:00 am-5:00 pm
Saturday: Closed
Exceptions
Mon, 05/18/2020 - Sun, 08/23/2020 :
Comment
Closed

Fall Hours
Date Range
Mon, August 24, 2020 - Fri, December 18, 2020
Hours
Sunday - Saturday: 12:00 am-12:00 am
Exceptions
Mon, 08/24/2020 - Fri, 12/18/2020 :
Comment
* Closed
Gleason Library
Today's hours: 10am - 8pm
Summer Hours
Date Range
Sat, May 18, 2019 - Sun, August 23, 2020
Hours
Sunday - Monday: 12:00 am-12:00 am Open 24 Hours
Tuesday: 12:00 am-8:00 pm
Wednesday - Saturday: 12:00 am-12:00 am Open 24 Hours
Exceptions
Mon, 08/17/2020 - Fri, 08/21/2020 :
Comment
10am - 8pm

Sat, 08/22/2020 - Sun, 08/23/2020 :
Comment
Closed

Fall Hours
Date Range
Mon, August 24, 2020 - Fri, December 18, 2020
Hours
Sunday: 10:00 am-12:00 am
Monday - Friday: 8:00 am-12:00 am
Saturday: 10:00 am-12:00 am
iZone
Today's hours: 10 am - 8 pm
Summer Hours
Date Range
Wed, July 29, 2020 - Sun, August 23, 2020
Hours
Sunday: Closed
Monday - Friday: 10:00 am-8:00 pm
Saturday: Closed
Fall Hours
Date Range
Mon, August 24, 2020 - Fri, December 18, 2020
Hours
Sunday: 10:00 am-12:00 am
Monday - Friday: 8:00 am-10:00 pm
Saturday: 10:00 am-12:00 am
Carlson Library
Today's hours: Closed
Summer Hours
Date Range
Mon, May 18, 2020 - Sun, August 23, 2020
Hours
Sunday: Closed
Monday - Friday: 9:00 am-5:00 pm
Saturday: Closed
Exceptions
Mon, 05/18/2020 - Sun, 08/23/2020 :
Comment
Closed

Fall Hours
Date Range
Mon, August 24, 2020 - Fri, December 18, 2020
Hours
Sunday: 12:00 pm-8:00 pm
Monday - Friday: 8:00 am-10:00 pm
Saturday: 12:00 pm-5:00 pm
POA Library
Today's hours: Closed
Summer Hours
Date Range
Mon, May 18, 2020 - Sun, August 23, 2020
Hours
Sunday: 1:00 pm-12:00 am
Monday - Thursday: 9:00 am-12:00 am
Friday: 9:00 am-5:00 pm
Saturday: 1:00 pm-9:00 pm
Exceptions
Mon, 05/18/2020 - Sun, 08/23/2020 :
Comment
Closed

Fall Hours
Date Range
Mon, August 24, 2020 - Fri, December 18, 2020
Hours
Sunday: Closed
Monday - Friday: 12:00 pm-8:00 pm
Saturday: Closed
Art & Music Library
Today's hours: Closed
Summer Hours
Date Range
Mon, May 18, 2020 - Sun, August 23, 2020
Hours
Sunday: Closed
Monday: 9:00 am-5:00 pm
Tuesday - Wednesday: 9:00 am-7:00 pm
Thursday - Friday: 9:00 am-5:00 pm
Saturday: Closed
Exceptions
Mon, 05/18/2020 - Sun, 08/23/2020 :
Comment
Closed

Fall Hours
Date Range
Mon, August 24, 2020 - Fri, December 18, 2020
Hours
Sunday: 12:00 pm-12:00 am
Monday - Thursday: 9:00 am-12:00 am
Friday: 9:00 am-10:00 pm
Saturday: 12:00 pm-10:00 pm
Exceptions
Mon, 08/24/2020 - Fri, 12/18/2020 :
Comment
* Closed

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