Renovation Timeline

Throughout 2012 – February 2013
Collections will be moving to new locations

August 16, 2012
Rubenstein Library begins new registration and material request system

December 17, 2012
Biddle Rare Book Room closes to public

December 17, 2012 – January 6, 2013
Rubenstein Library Reading room will close temporarily to relocate

January 7, 2013
Reading room will re-open on 3rd floor of Perkins Library

May 11, 2013
Gothic Reading Room and Breedlove Room close to public

May 12, 2014
Perkins Library main entrance closes for renovation. Library users should enter through Perkins/Bostock side entrance.

July 1, 2015 – August 23, 2015
Rubenstein Library will be closed while staff and collection relocate.

August 24, 2015
Rubenstein Library re-opens in the newly renovated space!

The Final Phase of the Perkins Project