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November 30, 2011

Holiday Schedule, Dec. 2011-Jan. 2012

The following is the holiday operation schedule, including building closures, for the Library of Congress for December 2011 and January 2012:

Saturday, December 24 (Christmas Eve)
All Library buildings -- including reading rooms, the Great Hall, exhibitions and other public areas that are normally open on Saturdays -- will be open from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Sunday, December 25 (Christmas Day) and
Monday, December 26 (Federal Holiday)

All Library buildings and services, including Reading Rooms and exhibitions, will be CLOSED to the public.

Saturday, December 31 (New Year’s Eve)
All Library buildings -- including reading rooms, the Great Hall, exhibitions and other public areas that are normally open on Saturdays -- will be open from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Sunday, January 1, 2012 (New Year’s Day)
Monday, January 2, 2012 (Federal Holiday)

All Library buildings and services, including Reading Rooms and exhibitions, will be CLOSED to the public.

Monday, January 16, 2012 (Martin Luther King, Jr. Day)
The Jefferson Building’s Great Hall and exhibitions will be open to the public from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. All Reading Rooms and other Library buildings will be CLOSED.

The Library will have normal hours of operation on Tuesday, December 27 through Friday, December 30. Normal hours of operation will resume on Tuesday, January 3, 2012.

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PR 11-A09
11/30/11
ISSN 0731-3527

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