October 2019-September 2020 Holiday Closings

The Ask a Librarian collaborative desks (Statewide and Academic) will close on the following days. You will not see the option to staff these desks until we reopen them the next day. Your library’s local desk will remain available to staff if you choose to do so during these closures.

November 2019

*Special Academic Desk Closure November 28 through January 1*

11/11 (Monday) Veterans Day

11/28-11/30 (Thursday, Friday, Saturday) Thanksgiving

December 2019

12/23-1/1 (Monday through the next Wednesday) Winter Break

January 2020

*Academic Desk Reopens on 1/2 along with Statewide after the Winter Break*

1/20 (Monday) MLK Jr. Day

April 2020

4/12 (Sunday) Easter Sunday

May 2020

5/25 (Monday) Memorial Day

July 2020

7/3 and 7/4 (Friday the 3rd and Saturday the 4th) Independence Day

September 2020

9/7 (Monday) Labor Day


If your library will close outside of these dates, please seek coverage help from the AskRef ListServ: askref@askref.simplelists.com