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The ASU Libraries are following the University policy of teleworking until further notice. Effective Monday, March 30, 2020 the ASU Libraries will be available online Monday - Thursday 8 a.m. until 10 p.m., Friday 8 a.m. until 5 p.m., Saturday 12 p.m. until 4 p.m. and Sunday 2 p.m. until 8 p.m. Please note that phone services will only be available from 8 a.m. until 5 p.m. Monday -Friday. The best way to reach the library is by chat, e-mail (, texting the library at 229-337-2783, or by phone at 229-500-2031. All of the Libraries' electronic resources will be available 24/7 by visiting GALILEO at Thank you. 

Faculty and staff may visit for information and resources to assist with transitioning to online instruction. 

All library materials checked out during the Spring 2020 semester will have a due date of June 30, 2020. Please do not return any materials to the library until further notice. Any fines and fees accrued during the time of the  COVID-19 pandemic will be suspended and removed from your account. Thank you.

The James Pendergrast Memorial Library and Harold B. Wetherbee Library are the nerve centers of Albany State University. James Pendergrast Memorial Library is named in honor of Dr. James Pendergrast who was Dean of Academic Affairs. The collections of the two libraries are approximately over 300,000 volumes. It includes electronic and print journals, government documents, microform and other resources. The libraries are a part of the GALILEO consortia. GIL (GALILEO Interconnected Libraries) is the integrated library management system for acquiring, cataloging, accessing and circulating the collections of Albany State and units of the USG (University System of Georgia). GIL is an extension of GALILEO, Georgia’s Virtual Library which provides access to thousands of full-text journals, electronic books and much more.

Admin Staff Office Hours for the Libraries
Admin Staff Office Hours Contact Information
Monday - Friday Telephone: 229-500-2031  (Office)
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Circulation: 229-500-3472 (East Campus)
Summer hours may vary Circulation: 229-500-3613 (West Campus)
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ASU East Campus

East Campus Library Office Location
Office Location
James Pendergrast Memorial Library
504 College Drive
Albany, GA 31705
Building Hours
Fall Semester
Monday-Thursday: 7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday: 12:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Sunday: 2:00 PM - 10:00 PM

ASU West Campus

West Campus Library Office Location
Office Location
Harold B. Wetherbee Library (Building G)
2400 Gillionville Road
Albany, GA 31707
Building Hours
Fall Semester
Monday-Thursday: 7:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Friday: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday: 12:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Sunday: 2:00 PM - 8:00 PM

*Hours during Final Exams and breaks may vary.
The library is closed on all official University holidays. Changes in the Library hours will be posted at the Library.