Photo of the exterior of Kelvin Smith LIbrary

Kelvin Smith Library reopens Jan. 31 with new seat reservation system

Kelvin Smith Library will reopen to the Case Western Reserve University community Sunday, Jan. 31, at noon. Please note that there is a new procedure for visiting the library. 

CWRU ID holders must reserve a place in the library in advance using the new seat reservation system. The reservation confirmation must be shown at the welcome desk as you enter the building. Reserve a seat.

Here are the new hours:

  • Monday–Thursday: 9 a.m.–10 p.m.
  • Friday–Saturday: 9 a.m.–5 p.m.
  • Sunday: noon–8 p.m.

Review the guide for more information about what to expect when visiting the library, including recent service changes, improvements and ideas on how you can help ensure that everyone in the campus community has a positive experience.