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Science & Engineering Library

 HOURS for December 10, 2016:  Closed

Science & Engineering Library Hours

Fall 2016 (Wednesday August 24 - Friday December 16)
Monday - Thursday 7:45 a.m. - 9 p.m.
Friday 7:45 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Saturday: CLOSED 
Sunday Noon - 5 p.m. 

Exceptions:
Tuesday 11/8 CLOSED for Election Day
Tuesday 11/22 7:45am - 4:30 pm
Wed. 11/23 - Sun. 11/27 CLOSED for Thanksgiving

Assistance with maps is available Monday - Friday, 8:00 AM - 4:15 PM
The third and fourth floors close 15 minutes before the building closes.


When the University announces delayed openings or closures due to inclement weather, the Science & Engineering Library will follow the same temporary schedule.


Winter Break: (Saturday 12/17/16 - Tuesday 1/10/17)
Mondays - Fridays: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Saturdays - Sundays: Closed

Exceptions:
Saturday Dec. 24 - Monday Jan. 2: Closed


Spring Hours (Wednesday, January 11 - Friday, May 5)
Mondays - Thursdays: 7:45 a.m. - 9 p.m.
Fridays:  7:45 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Sundays:  Noon-5pm

Exceptions:
Sunday 1/15/17 - (Martin Luther King, Jr. Birthday): CLOSED
Monday 1/16/17 - (Martin Luther King, Jr. Birthday): CLOSED
Sunday March 12, 2016 - CLOSED
Monday 3/13 - Friday 3/17 (Spring Break): 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.


When the University announces delayed openings or closures due to inclement weather, the Science & Engineering Library will follow the same temporary schedule.


See Hours for all UK Libraries


Science Library Home page

The UK Science & Engineering Library houses the physics, astronomy, chemistry, engineering, math, statistics, and geology collections. It is also home to the largest map collection of its kind in the state of Kentucky with approximately 242,000 paper maps and aerial photographs. The Science & Engineering Library staff offer reference support, information literacy instruction, research help, course reserves, circulation, and library express (Interlibrary Loan, Book Express, and Article Express). The UK Science & Engineering Library serves UK students, faculty, staff, and the commonwealth of Kentucky.

For assistance, contact our Information Desk at (859)257-0121.

 

Loan Periods

UK Faculty/Staff, Affiliated Faculty/Staff, Emeritus Faculty, Visiting Scholars

Books: 120 days
Bound and Unbound Periodicals: 4 days
Non-Print: 7 days; 90 days
Reserves: 2 hours; 1 day; 3 days; 7 days
Item Limit: 100 items (unless restricted)


UK Graduate Students, Donovan Scholars

Books: 90 days
Bound and Unbound Periodicals: 4 days
Non-Print: 7 days; 90 days
Reserves: 2 hours; 1 day; 3 days; 7 days
Item Limit: 75 items (unless restricted)


UK Undergraduate Students

Books: 28 days
Bound and Unbound Periodicals: 4 days
Non-Print: 7 days; 28 days
Reserves: 2 hours; 1 day; 3 days; 7 days
Item Limit: 25 items (unless restricted)


Non-UK Borrowers

Books: 28 days
Bound and Unbound Periodicals: Library Use
Non-Print: 7 days; 28 days
Reserves: 2 hours; 1 day; 3 days; 7 days
Item Limit: 10 items (unless restricted)

211 King Building 0039
Emergency Vehicle Response Location: 179 Funkhouser

Peters, Christie
Head of Science & Engineering Library, Coordinator of eScience Initiatives,
Earth & Environmental Sciences Liaison
Phone: 859-218-4841
Email: Christie Peters

Carver, Jan
Astronomy, Chemistry and Physics Academic Liaison
Phone: (859) 257-4074
Email: jbcarv1@email.uky.edu
310D King Library 40506-0039

Combs, Rachel
Public Services Manager
Phone: (859) 257-6217
Email: rachel.combs@uky.edu
211A King Library 40506-0039

Dalrymple, Jeffrey
Library Technician Senior
Phone: (859) 257-2965
Email: j.dalrymple@uky.edu
411 M.I. King Building South 40506-0039

Hecker, Tom
Mathematics, Statistics and German Academic Liaison
Phone: (859) 257-8343
Email: tom.hecker@uky.edu
309B King Library 40506-0039

Smith, Sue
Academic Liaison for Engineering & Computer Science
Phone: (859) 257-7176
Email: susan.smith@uky.edu
310G King Building South

Curtis, Gwen
Maps Selector, Cataloger and Reference
Phone: (859) 257-1853
Email: Gwen.Curtis@uky.edu
410C King Library 40506-0039