Library Information

Abbot Vincent Taylor Library
Belmont Abbey College
100 Belmont – Mt. Holly Rd.
Belmont, NC 28012-1802
Phone 704-461-6748
Fx. 704-461-6743

Library Hours

Hours are posted at the main library entrance. Exceptions to the regular schedule will be posted in advance. For the exact dates of academic terms, please consult the Academic Calendar or contact the library at 704-461-6737.

 Academic yearInterim
(graduation through beginning of summer school)
Summer schoolInterim
(end of summer school through move-in day)
Sunday1:30pm - Midnightclosedclosedclosed
Monday - Thursday8:00am – Midnight8:00am - 5:00pm8:00am - 8:00pm8:00am - 5:00pm
Friday8:00am - 5:00pm8:00am - 5:00pm8:00am - 5:00pm8:00am - 5:00pm
Saturday10:00am – 5:00pmclosedclosedclosed

Please note that the Library is closed on Saturday and Sunday in the summer months.

Exceptions to regular hours are as follows:

SundayJan 112pm - 9pm
MondayJan 128am - 9pm
March 7 & 8Closed
March 9-128am - 6pm
SaturdayMarch 14Closed
SundayMarch 152pm - 9pm
WednesdayApril 18am - 5pm
April 2-5Closed
MondayApril 62pm - 9pm
FridayApril 248am - 9pm
FridayMay 18am - 9pm
FridayMay 88am - 6pm
SundayMay 102pm - 10pm
May 12-138am - 6pm
ThursdayMay 148am - 5pm
SaturdayMay 16Closed
SundayMay 17Closed
SundayAugust 312pm - 9pm
MondaySeptember 11pm - 9pm
ThursdayOctober 168am - 6pm
SaturdayOctober 18Closed
SundayOctober 19Closed
TuesdayNovember 258am - 5pm
WednesdayNovember 26Closed
ThursdayNovember 27Closed
FridayNovember 28Closed
SaturdayNovember 29Closed
SundayNovember 30Closed
FridayDecember 58am - 9pm
SundayDecember 142pm - 9pm
MondayDecember 168am - 6pm
TuesdayDecember 178am - 6pm
WednesdayDecember 188am - 6pm
ThursdayDecember 198am - 5pm
December 21 - December 29Closed
December 30 & 318am - 5pm
DepartmentPhone extentionEmail
(for dialing from off-campus or cell phone, please begin with 704-461)
Circulation (basic library information, library hours, book availability, renewals, holds, reserves, patron records, overdue materials, fines)
Reference/research (basic library information, general research assistance, in-depth research consultations, database assistance, research instruction)
Interlibrary Loan - ILL (borrowing items from other institutions, status of requests, ILL renewal requests)
Periodicals & Audiovisual (journal information, audiovisual equipment and materials, Carter Center reservations)
Administration (Library donations, library policy, requests for purchase of library materials)
Preservation & Rare Books collection6880