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About Us: Hours & Directions

Contact Us

Library Services Desk
 (312) 942-5950
 lib_ref@rush.edu
METC Service Point
 (312) 942-6799
 metc_info@rush.edu
Academic Testing Center
 (312) 563-4929
 AcademicTesting@rush.edu

Summer Hours

Reduced summer hours will be in effect from June 16 - August 26. Normal hours will resume on August 28th, 2017.

Summer Library Hours 
Monday 8 AM - 8 PM
Tuesday 8 AM - 8 PM
Wednesday 8 AM - 8 PM
Thursday 8 AM - 8 PM
Friday 8 AM - 5 PM
Saturday 9 AM - 5 PM
Sunday Closed
Summer METC Hours 
The METC computer lab (AAC 903) is open 24/7 to Rush students. A valid student ID card is required for access outside of METC business hours.
Monday 8 AM - 7 PM
Tuesday 8 AM - 7 PM
Wednesday 8 AM - 7 PM
Thursday 8 AM - 7 PM
Friday 8 AM - 5 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Rush Archives Hours 
The Rush Archives will be CLOSED July 17 - August 22.  Hours resume August 22 as follows:
Monday 9 AM - 4 PM
Tuesday 9 AM - 4 PM
Wednesday 9 AM - 4 PM
Thursday Closed
Friday Closed
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Testing Center Hours 
Testing Room Monday – Friday, 7:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. (subject to change)
Waiting Room Monday – Friday, 7:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. (subject to change)

Maps & Directions

The Library and METC are located in the Armour Academic Center at 600 S. Paulina, Chicago, IL 60612.

Looking for study space?

The following spaces in the Armour Academic Center are available to students:

Second floor

 Room 216: Open Monday through Friday, 7 a.m. - 3 p.m.

  • Tables, couches and private seating for a variety of activities.
  • A valid student ID card is required for access.

North side of the cafeteria: Open Monday through Friday from 4 p.m. until the Library closes.

  • Tables for individual study.
  • Two rooms for group study (non-reservable).
  • Sign-in required at entrance.

Fifth floor

Outside of fifth floor lecture halls (rooms 539 and 540): Open 24/7.

  • Movable furniture for flexible study area configurations.

 Library computer lab and lounge (rooms 571 and 588): Open during the Library's open hours.

  • Public workstations and printing are available.
  • Not a quiet study area.

Seventh floor

Seventh floor quiet study space (room 787): Open 24/7.

  • Non-reservable private cubicles and group study rooms available.
  • A valid student ID card is required for access.

Library collection and study space (room 791): Open during the Library's open hours.

  • Stairs access through the Library's fifth floor entrance (Room 571). Contact the Library Services Desk (2-5950) for elevator access.
  • Non-reservable private cubicles and group study rooms available.

Ninth floor

METC computer lab (room 903): Open 24/7.

  • Public workstations, printing, and self-service scanning are available.
  • A valid student ID card is required for access outside of METC business hours.

Armour Academic Center

The Library is on the fifth floor of the Armour Academic Center.
Library Services Desk phone number: (312) 942-5950.

Map of the library's location

The METC is on the ninth floor of the Armour Academic Center.
METC Service Point phone number: (312) 942-6799

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Maps and Directions

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