Portland State Library will be open 24/7 for Spring finals starting Monday, June 5 at 7:30 a.m. through Thursday, June 15 at midnight.
Study Services at the Library
The Reference Desk and the technology support desk will be available regular hours. Room 160 will once again become additional study space for students (on the first floor, near the elevators). Additionally, the Learning Center will continue provide tutoring and academic assistance from dead week through the Wednesday of finals week, June 14th.
Can’t make it to the Library? The Library’s Online Research Guides will help you find resources for your research. Search by subject or search for resources for a specific course. Additionally, our 24/7 online chat reference will continue to be available for those who need assistance outside of the Library.
Stress Relief for Finals
On Wednesday, June 7th, SHAC‘s Wellness and Health Advisory Team (WHAT) will once again be at the Library providing stress relief services for students. They will have a table outside the library from 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. and they will also hand out stress relief kits to students studying inside the library.
Late Night Library Access
A PSU ID card will be required to enter the Library after 9:00 p.m. If you need a PSU ID card please visit ID card Services in Neuberger. Follow the steps below to enter the library after 9:00 p.m. with your PSU ID card:
- Have your white PSU ID at the ADA-accessible entrance
- Touch the PSU ID card on the black card reader at the ADA-accessible entrance
- After scanning the PSU ID card, push the blue ADA-accessible door button
- Wait about 20 seconds. That door takes a long time to open!
- You made it in!
Getting Around Campus Late at Night
Several services are available to assist you if you are leaving the Library late at night. Call Campus Public Safety at (503) 725-4407 for a safety escort to your vehicle or dorm. College Housing Northwest (CHN) also offers extended hours for their Goose Hollow Shuttle during the 24/7 Library service.