Alfred R. Goldstein Library


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Please note the following access disruption:

The Alfred R. Goldstein Library is engaging in social distancing and is limiting use of our building.

At 7pm on Friday, March 20, the library will close to students through the rest of the Spring semester and until further notice.

The library is closed to all non-Ringling College visitors, including the general public and alumni.

The library will be open 8:30-4:30 Monday - Friday (or by appointment) to current faculty and staff only beginning Monday, March 23.

For more information and resources, see:


Library Hours

The first and second floors of Goldstein Library are available 24/7 for students, faculty, and staff of Ringling College during the Fall and Spring semesters.


Library Services Hours (when classes are in session):

Monday -Thursday    8 AM - 11 PM
Friday                        8 AM - 7 PM
Saturday                   Noon - 6 PM
Sunday                     10 AM - 11 PM


Holidays and Breaks:
The Library is closed on holidays, as designated by the institution, and typically operates on a Monday through Friday, 9 AM to 4 PM schedule during breaks.


Ringling College ID Access Only

Please note a Ringling College ID is required for access Sunday - Thursday after 8 PM; Friday after 7 PM; Saturday after 6 PM.


Hours for the Brizdle-Schoenberg Special Collections Center:
Monday - Friday 10:30 AM - 4:30 PM, or by appointment. Closed Saturday and Sunday. Contact to schedule an appointment.


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Alfred R. Goldstein Library

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Sarasota, FL 34234-5895

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