Hours and Directions

Simpson Library Hours

Library Department Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
Simpson Library – Building Hours
Open hours for UMW faculty, staff, and students only (Must present valid EagleOne ID)
CLOSED 9 am – 4 pm 9 am – 4 pm 9 am – 4 pm 9 am – 4 pm CLOSED CLOSED
Research Assistance (Remote Only – Email, Chat, or Text) CLOSED 8 am – 5 pm 8 am – 5 pm 8 am – 5 pm 8 am – 5 pm 8 am – 5 pm CLOSED
No-contact Pickup of Materials CLOSED 9 am – 4 pm 9 am – 4 pm 9 am – 4 pm 9 am – 4 pm Not available on Friday CLOSED
Special Collections & University Archives (Remote Assistance Only) CLOSED 8 am – 5 pm 8 am – 5 pm 8 am – 5 pm 8 am – 5 pm 8 am – 5 pm CLOSED
Digital Archiving Lab (Remote Assistance Only) CLOSED 8 am – 5 pm 8 am – 5 pm 8 am – 5 pm 8 am – 5 pm 8 am – 5 pm CLOSED

Directions

  • To Simpson Library

    Simpson Library is located on the northern end of the Fredericksburg Campus, facing Campus Walk and between Woodard Hall and the Jepson Science Center. From College Avenue, Simpson Library is located behind duPont Hall. Please see the Fredericksburg Campus Map and Directions for directions to the Fredericksburg Campus.

    Parking

    Handicap parking is available at the side of the Jepson Science Center, accessible via the drive leading to Jepson. Other visitors are encouraged to park in spaces on College Avenue. Please note that parking in all University lots on the Fredericksburg Campus is restricted; more information on Visitor Parking is available at Fredericksburg Campus Map and Directions and from the University Police’s Motor Vehicle Policy and Regulations.

  • To Special Collections

    Special Collections and University Archives is located on the second floor of Simpson Library in Room 217, immediately in front of the central staircase. Materials from the Collections may only be used in the reading room. If you would like to use specific items during our open hours, it is a good idea to call or email in advance so that we can prepare materials before your visit.