October 2024-September 2025 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 2024

*Special Academic Desk Closure November 28 through January 1*

11/11 (Monday) Veterans Day

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

December 2024

12/24-1/1 (Tuesday through the next Wednesday, Re-opening Tuesday, Jan. 2) Winter Break

January 2025

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

1/20 (Monday) MLK Jr. Day

April 2025

4/20 (Sunday) Spring Holiday

May 2025

5/26 (Monday) Memorial Day

June 2025

6/19 (Thursday) Juneteenth

July 2025

7/4 (Friday) Independence Day

September 2025

9/1 (Monday) Labor Day

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