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EGF Campus: 218-793-2435

TRF Campus: 218-683-8756

Spring 2015 Hours
EGF Library

Monday - Thursday:
8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

TRF Library

Monday - Friday:
8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

The libraries are closed the following dates:

  • Monday, January 19
  • Monday, February 16
  • Mon-Fri, March 9-13
  • Friday, May 15