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 92pm - 9pm
MondayJan 108am - 9pm
March 5 & 6Closed
March 7-108am - 6pm
SaturdayMarch 12Closed
SundayMarch 132pm - 9pm
WednesdayMarch 308am - 5pm
March 31-April 3Closed
MondayApril 42pm - 9pm
FridayApril 228am - 9pm
FridayApril 298am - 9pm
FridayMay 68am - 6pm
SundayMay 82pm - 10pm
May 10-118am - 6pm
ThursdayMay 128am - 5pm
SaturdayMay 14Closed
SundayMay 15Closed
SundayAugust 292pm - 9pm
MondayAugust 301pm - 9pm
ThursdayOctober 148am - 6pm
SaturdayOctober 16Closed
SundayOctober 17Closed
TuesdayNovember 238am - 5pm
WednesdayNovember 24Closed
ThursdayNovember 25Closed
FridayNovember 26Closed
SaturdayNovember 27Closed
SundayNovember 28Closed
FridayDecember 38am - 9pm
SundayDecember 122pm - 9pm
MondayDecember 148am - 6pm
TuesdayDecember 158am - 6pm
WednesdayDecember 168am - 6pm
ThursdayDecember 178am - 5pm
December 19 - December 27Closed
December 28 & 298am - 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