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February 17 (Presidents Day) Library hours

February 10th, 2014

in African Studies Library, Frederick S. Pardee Management Library, Mugar Memorial Library, Music Library


Portrait of Washington by Rembrandt Peale, 1823.

Most of the BU libraries will be open regular hours on Monday, February 17. For information regarding a particular library schedule, please consult the Hours Page or phone the library directly.

Also known as Washington’s Birthday, the holiday was originally established to celebrate the life and contributions of the first President of the United States, George Washington.  The magazine of the National Archives has published a comprehensive history of the holiday.