Library Hours

Non-Law Students and Members of the General Public

The Law Library is open to non-law students and to members of the general public Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. during the fall and spring semesters and Monday - Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. during the summer, winter break and Intersession.

School of Law 

During the fall and spring semester the Law Library is open to School of Law faculty, students and staff as well as members of the Law Library Association the following hours:

Fall and Spring Semester Hours
Monday-Thursday 7:00 am to 11:00 pm
Friday 7:00 am to 7:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am to 6:00 pm
Sunday Noon to 6:00 pm
Winter & Intersession Hours: Dec. 17 - Jan. 10
Monday-Friday 8:30 am - 5:00 pm 
Saturday-Sunday Noon-5:00 pm 
Spring Break Hours: March 8 - March 14
Monday-Friday 8:30 am to 6:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am to 6:00 pm
Sunday Noon to 6:00 pm
Summer Hours: May 2 - August 24
Monday-Friday 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday -Sunday Noon-5:00 pm
   

Washington University Law Library observes the following holidays: 

  • Labor Day - Regular Hours (no professional staff available)  
  • Thanksgiving Day & Following Friday - Library Closed
  • Christmas: December 25 - Library Closed.  For the year 2014, the Law Library will be closed on December 26.  
  • New Year's Day: January 1 - Library Closed 
  • Martin Luther King, Jr. Day - Regular Hours - (no professional staff available)  
  • Memorial Day - Regular Hours - (no professional staff available)  
  • Independence Day: July 4 - Library Closed  

Quick Links

  • School of Law Academic Calendar [view]