image of George Washington superimposed on top of 13 star flag

Libraries open for President’s Day | Monday, February 17

The State government of Iowa does not celebrate the President’s Day holiday, which is Monday, February 17 this year.  All University of Iowa classes, services, clinics, offices and libraries should be open/operating regular hours.

President’s Day was originally designated to honor George Washington, but now honors all US Presidents.  History

image of George Washington superimposed on top of 13 star flag
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MLK in group at Civil Rights March; black and white photograph

Hardin Library closed Monday, January 20 for Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday

The Hardin Library will be closed Monday, January 20 for the University Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday. 

The library will re-open at 7:30am on Tuesday, January 21.  The 24-hour study is available whenever the library is closed for all affiliated University of Iowa/University Healthcare users.

MLK in group at Civil Rights March; black and white photograph
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Civil Rights March on Washington, DC, August 28, 1963
photo from US National Archives