Summer '23 Hours

Monday: 9am to 5pm
Tuesday: 9am to 5pm
Wednesday: 9am to 5pm
Thursday: 9am to 5pm
Friday: 9am to 5pm
Saturday: CLOSED
Sunday: CLOSED

The Joanne Waxman Library is open to students, faculty, and staff of Maine College of Art & Design. Membership is available for an annual fee of $50 ($25 for adults aged 65 and above). Membership enables access to Joanne Waxman Library collections (including online resources) and ten simultaneous checkouts of library materials. Nonmembers may contact library staff for a browsing visit by appointment, by calling 207.775.5153 or emailing

Check the Academic Calendar for information related to holidays a building closures, as library operations generally correspond to the academic calendar. Weather-related closures will be posted to the library main page.

Please utilize the library's book drop to return books and media when the library is closed. MECA&D equipment and interlibrary loans (ILL) should not be returned through the book drop and may result in fees.