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Law Library Hours

last updated 5/2/17

  • If you are not affiliated with the College of Law please call (815) 753-0507 before planning to use the Law Library to ensure a reference librarian or other staff member will be available to assist you and that the materials you need will be accessible. See our Directions page for how to find us.
  • The Library begins closing procedures 15 minutes before scheduled closing times.

Summer 2017 Hours Begin Mon. May 22

Mondays – Thursdays 8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. *
Fridays 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Saturdays  CLOSED
Sundays 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

 *Sundays through Thursdays, the Law Library is only open to the students, faculty & staff of the College of Law after 6:00 p.m. All other patrons will be asked to leave at 6:00 p.m. Thank you for your cooperation.

 

Exceptions to Summer Hours

Memorial Day Weekend
Sat. May 27 (Graduation Day) 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Sun. May 28 CLOSED
Mon. May 29 (Memorial Day observed) CLOSED

 Summer hour exceptions for Fourth of July will be posted at a later date.

Spring Reading Period/Final Exam Hours

From Tuesday May 2 until Thursday May 18, the Law Library is open only to the students, faculty & staff of the College of Law Mondays through Fridays all days and after 6 p.m. Saturdays & Sundays.

Non-College of Law patrons are welcome to use the Law Library on Saturdays & Sundays from opening until 6 p.m.

NIU students, faculty & staff who need Law Library materials during this time: call the Law Library at (815) 753-0507. We will check the materials out to you and deliver them to Founders Library for pickup.

Tues. May 2 - Fri. May 5 7:30 a.m. – midnight
Sat. May 6 8:30 a.m. - midnight
Sun. May 7 10:00 a.m. - midnight
Mon. May 8 - Fri. May 12 7:30 a.m. – midnight
Sat. May 13 8:30 a.m. - midnight
Sun. May 14 10:00 a.m. - midnight
Mon. May 15 - Thurs. May 18 7:30 a.m. – midnight
Fri. May 19 7:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Sat. May 20 - Sun. May 21 CLOSED