Wardman Library

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Hours & Directions

Summer 2017 Library Schedule

The Wardman Library will be closed to the public from Tuesday, May 9 to Monday, May 29.

Starting Tuesday, May 30, the Library will be open weekdays 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and closed weekends during June, July, and August.

Regular Semester Hours:

Monday – Thursday: 8:00 a.m. – Midnight

Friday: 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Saturday: 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Sunday: Noon – Midnight

The Late Night Study Room is located on the ground floor next to IT and CAAS. It is available 24/7 by swiping your Whittier College ID card for after hour access.

Information Desk Hours:

Monday – Wednesday: 8:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Thursday: 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Friday: 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.


Whittier College is located about 12 miles southeast of the City of Los Angeles, easily accessible from the 605 Freeway, which runs the north-south corridor between Los Angeles and Orange Counties. The campus is situated on the eastern edge of historic Uptown Whittier, on Painter Avenue, between Philadelphia Street and Earlham Drive.

The Wardman Library is located near the corner of Philadelphia and Painter on Founders Hill Road.

Wardman Library's street address is:

7031 Founders Hill Rd.

Whittier, CA 90602