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Music Library: Hours

Welcome to the Alfred Whitehead Music Library!

R.P. Bell (Main) Library Hours

January Hours:

Monday - Friday: 8:30 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.

Saturday: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Sunday: 1:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

See campus COVID update and Library COVID services page for additional updates


Virtual Research Help Desk

Librarians provide reference and research assistance and are available to help you find the information and resources that you need. 

Ask questions and get help with your research by e-mail (, phone (506-364-2564) or by contacting your subject librarian.  

You may also request an appointment with a librarian or the archivist using our booking request form

Regular term hours and the Ask a Librarian Chat Reference Service will resume with start of classes on January 10th:

Monday: 11 am - 5 pm

Tuesday & Wednesday: 11 am - 5 pm & 7 - 9 pm

Thursday: 11 am - 5 pm

Friday: 12 pm - 4 pm

Sunday service will begin in mid-February. 

For additional updates, please see campus COVID update and Library COVID services page.

The Flying Bean Café

The Flying Bean, located on the main floor of the R.P. Bell Library, is open for the Fall Term.

The Bean is run by Mount Allison's Dining Services.


Music Library Hours

Winter Term Hours:

Monday–Friday: 9:00 am to 5:00 pm

Requests for music library materials outside of open hours can be made using the library catalogue or the Library-to-go service.

For all other inquiries, please contact Gavin Goodwin, Creative Arts Librarian.

If you have a research question, please email us at, contact Gavin Goodwin, Creative Arts Librarian, or contact the Research Help Desk at

University Archives Hours

Open By Appointment

The Mount Allison University Archives are open by appointment only.

To make an appointment, either e-mail archives @ or telephone the Archives (506-364-2563) and leave a voice message. Staff will then contact you to arrange for an appointment.