Library and Services Hours

The Alvin Sherman Library is open for walk-in services to NSU students, faculty, and staff only. An NSU-issued Shark Card ID and face covering will be required for entrance.


Monday to Friday, 7:00 am – 10:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Sunday 11:00 am -7:00 pm

We are following the lead of our partners at the Broward County Library by remaining closed to the public until cases decline in Broward County. We encourage you to continue using our virtual services until we can safely expand our in-person services to the public. Please check back to find out about our future opening plans for the public as we post information.

The library’s online services remain available to the public. We currently offer 60 hours of live virtual references services, including weekends, and a variety of online programming for children and adults. To access go to

Further information about building closures at Holidays and special hours.