University of Pittsburgh-Johnstown

Owen Library

Owen Library

Owen Library, at the University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown, is part of Pitt’s University Library System.

Owen Library provides access to a vast array of databases, which include journal articles, ebooks, images, streaming video and statistical data. The library holds more than 230,000 items and provides access to about 7 million volumes in the University Library System.

The library contains both individual and group study space, a computer lab, and wireless network available to students for research and class work. Open seven days a week during the fall and spring terms, the library greets an average of 100,000 patrons each year.

The staff is committed to developing student information literacy skills and collaborating with classroom faculty to teach students to be knowledgeable and effective users of information resources.

For more information and resources, please visit the ULS Owen Library website.      

Fall Hours

Sunday                               2:00 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.

Monday – Thursday              8:00 a.m. to 10:30 p.m.

Friday                                  8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Saturday                              10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.


Saturday – Monday, August 31 – September 2                                  Closed

Saturday – Sunday, November 23 – November 24                              Closed

Monday – Wednesday, November 25 – 27                                         8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Thursday – Saturday, November 28 – 30                                            Closed

Saturday – Sunday, December 14 – 15                                              Closed

Monday – Thursday, December 16 – 19                                             8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Saturday – Wednesday, December 21 – January 1                             Closed

Thursday, January 2                                                                         8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Saturday – Sunday, January 4 -5                                                       Closed

Spring Hours Begin on January 6, 2020