Hours, Location, and Collection

Hours, Location, and Collection

Built in 1970 and renovated in 2012, Miller Library is located at the heart of the Washington College campus. The library is home to hundreds of thousands of research materials, as well as Sophie’s Cafe, IDEAWORKS, the Visual/Augmented Reality and Digital Imaging Studo (VARDIS), Office of Academic Skills, Quantitative Skills Center, and the College Archives. 



  • Fall 2022, starting September 4th, 2022

    Sunday 10 am

    12 am (midnight)

    Monday 8 am 12 am (midnight)
    Tuesday 8 am 12 am (midnight)
    Wednesday 8 am 12 am (midnight)
    Thursday 8 am 12 am (midnight)
    Friday 8 am 6 pm
    Saturday 10 am 6 pm


    Miller Library is currently open to WAC students, faculty, and staff.

     To return books when the library is closed, please use the book drop by the back door of the library.

Location & Facilities

Miller Library is located at the heart of the Washington College campus. A campus map can be accessed here.

Physical mail to the library can be sent to:

         Miller Library, Washington College

         300 Washington Avenue

         Chestertown MD 21620


Miller Library is accessible to patrons who use mobility aids and/or service animals. In addition, one all-gender restroom is located on the main floor. Additional gender-specific restrooms are available on the ground, main, and second floors. We encourage users who would like to discuss specific accessibility needs to contact us.


Books, Videos, DVDs:  More than 150,000 circulating volumes, 1,290 videos, and 1,200 DVDs.

Periodicals & Newspapers: 1,100 non-circulating print subscriptions; 29,000 electronic subscriptions.

U.S. Government Documents: Selective depository for Federal documents; approximately 50,000 print documents.

Reference: Dictionaries, encyclopedias, bibliographies, non-circulating

Student Theses: Over 4,000 student theses since 1992; theses since 2007 available online.

Maryland Collection: Local towns and counties, state materials; collection divided into reference, circulating, and non-circulating.

Special Washington College: Writings of Washington College faculty and friends.