Puaka-James Hight Library Extended Hours

21 October 2022

Need to study at all hours?

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Extended Opening Hours at Puaka-James Hight (Central) Library

We are extending the opening hours of Puaka-James Hight Library (PJH) to support students studying for exams. 
Closing time is extended to 11pm on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays from Friday 28th of October to Thursday 10th of November.

PJH Library hours will be:
Monday to Friday:  8.00am to 11.00pm
Saturday and Sunday: 10.00am to 11.00pm*

*Saturday 5 and 12 November - we are opening early at 9:00am so you can get in more study before your exams.  Saturday 12th November is the last day of exams so PJH library will close at 5pm.

Also remember that Friday 11th of November is Show Day! All libraries will be closed.

See all library hours.


Need a break from study? 

Join us for some relaxing activities in Te Rua Makerspace!

The Te Rua Makerspace is hosting a range of fun and relaxing activities in the lead up to exams.  We'll also have a Puna lounge area to relax in, with snacks to enjoy. Drop by for a quick break - Level 2 Puaka-James Hight.


Useful Library Resources for Exam Time

 Find yourself a cosy study nook and remember to check our Facebook or Instagram accounts regularly to see what's happening in the Library.  


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Phone:  +64 3 369 4888
Email:  library@canterbury.ac.nz
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