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Thanksgiving Weekend Hours

November 20th, 2013

Thanksgiving Dining Room Table

All BU libraries are closed on Thanksgiving Day, Thursday November 28.  Some libraries may be closed or have shortened hours on Wednesday, November 27 and from Friday, November 29 through Sunday, December 1, so please consult the Hours Page or phone the library directly if you have any questions.

Thanksgiving Day is a national holiday celebrated in the United States as a day of giving thanks for the blessing of the harvest and of the preceding year.  It is celebrated on the fourth Thursday of November in the United States.   Thanksgiving has its historical roots in religious and cultural traditions, and has long been celebrated in a secular manner as well.