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Study at the Library After Hours

Need a quiet place to study for your upcoming exams? We've got you covered!

We’ll be extending our hours for study space users at our Central and Oak Ridges branches from November 28th-December 22nd, 2022. During our extended hours, our branch will be open for study space users, but it won’t be open for computer use, borrowing material, or support from our team. Please have your valid RHPL card available. 


Monday to Thursday from 9:00 p.m.-12:00 a.m.

Saturdays/Sundays from 5:00-9:00 p.m.

No extended hours on Fridays.

Frequently Asked Questions:

Is parking available during extended study hours?

Our parking lots will be available during extended study hours, but the parking garage at Central branch will be closed. All cars must be removed from the underground parking lot during extended hours.

Am I allowed to leave the branch during extended hours?

During extended hours, the branch will close to the public and study space will be available for use. All persons who wish to study in the library after hours need to be in the branch before the branch closes to the public. You won’t be able to re-enter if you leave the library during our extended hours.

Can I access computers or the internet during extended hours?

While our devices will not be available for customer use, you are encouraged to bring your own device and access the library’s free wireless internet. Support for accessing wireless internet will not be available.

Can I bring food into the branch?

It's recommended that you bring any food with you during extended study hours. Ordering food for delivery inside the branch or outside catering of food is not permitted. 

RHPL is a safe space that welcomes our community for gathering, studying and more. Please be respectful of others when visiting our branches. View our Customer Code of Conduct here.