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Online Teaching and Learning

This guide is designed to help faculty navigate and learn more about online teaching environments.

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Spring Semester 2023: Goldstein Library Hours

Spring 2023 Library building hours will be extended Sundays - Thursdays starting April 9th. Library service hours, including access to the 3rd floor and all study rooms, will remain the same. 

The Library building and computer lab hours for the end the Spring 2023 semester (April 9 - May 1) are:

Monday - Thursday: 8:00 a.m. - 2 a.m.

Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Saturday: Noon - 6:00 p.m.

Sunday: 12:00 p.m. - 2 a.m.

Library service hours for the Spring 2023 semester (through May 2nd) are: 

Monday - Thursday: 8:00 a.m. - 11 p.m.

Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Saturday: Noon - 6:00 p.m.

Sunday: 12:00 p.m. - 11 p.m.

The Alfred R. Goldstein Library will transition to summer hours following the last day of Spring Semester classes on Tuesday, May 2, 2023. 

Goldstein Library Summer Hours, starting Wednesday, May 3, 2023:

Monday - Friday, 8:30am - 4:30pm

Closed on weekends.

The Library will be closed during the following Summer Holidays:

Monday, May 8, 2023: President's Commencement Holiday

Monday, May 29, 2023: Memorial Day

Monday, June 19, 2023: Juneteenth Holiday

Tuesday, July 4, 2023: Independence Day

The Goldstein Library remains closed to those without current Ringling College ID until further notice.

Questions? Please contact us at or 941-359-7587.

Frequently Asked Questions

  • What do I do with books and other items I have checked out?
    • All materials from the Goldstein Library will have their due dates advanced through September 2020. Questions? Ask Us via phone, email, chat, or text.
  • How can I access library resources from home or when the library is closed?
    • The library has thousands of Ebooks available 24/7 through the library catalog. (Hint: Limit the Location to Online.) 
    • You can also access articles, images, sounds, music, and more through the Goldstein Library's Resources A-Z list. 
  • How can I get help with my project even from off campus?
    • Visit the Ask Us page on the library website to contact us via phone, email, chat, or text.
    • You can also schedule virtual Zoom Research Consultations with a Librarian via our Schedule an Appointment link.  
  • What if I have trouble accessing online library resources?
    • If you are having difficulty accessing online library resources, email or contact us via phone, chat, or text on our Ask Us page.
    • If you are having trouble signing up for any of our online library resources such as LinkedIn Learning, Killer Tracks, etc, please refer to our Library Resources: Special Instructions research guide.