Hours

  • Fall Saturday Schedule: The Russell Special Collections Libraries Building will be closed on Saturdays this Fall semester 2020.
  • The Special Collections Exhibit Galleries featuring items on display from the collections of the Hargrett, Russell, and Brown Archives are open Monday through Friday from 8:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M.
  • The Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library is open for research Monday through Friday from 8:00 A.M. to 12:00 P.M. and 1:00 P.M. to 4:30 P.M. We are closed for cleaning from 12:00-1:00 P.M. Monday - Friday. No requests for items in the high density storage vault are processed after 4:15 P.M.
  • The Richard B. Russell Library for Political Research and Studies is open for research Monday through Friday from 8:00 A.M. to 12:00 P.M. and 1:00 P.M. to 4:30 P.M. We are closed for cleaning from 12:00-1:00 P.M. Monday - Friday. No requests for items in the high density storage vault are processed after 4:15 P.M.
  • The Walter J. Brown Media Archives and Peabody Awards Collection is open by appointment only Monday through Friday from 8:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. For many items, viewing copies are available at the Media Desk located in the basement of the UGA Main Library. For information regarding how to schedule an appointment using material from the Brown Media Archives and Peabody Awards Collection, contact Ruta Abolins (abolins@uga.edu) or call 706-542-4757.
  • The University of Georgia Special Collections Libraries observes all University of Georgia holidays. Please visit the UGA Holiday Schedule web page for a listing of dates on which UGA will be closed.