Law Library Hours

last updated 8/15/14

  • If you are not affiliated with the College of Law, please call (815) 753-0507 before planning to use the Law Library for a research project or class assignment, for individualized reference service, or when traveling from a distance. This will help to assure that the materials you need will be in the library, and that a reference librarian or other staff member will be available to assist you.

  • The Library begins closing procedures 15 minutes before the scheduled closing time.

Fall 2014 Hours:

Mon. Aug. 18 - Sun. Nov. 30, 2014         

Monday - Thursday    7:30 a.m. – 11:30 p.m.*
Reference service:     9:00 a.m.  -  5:00 p.m.

Friday                      7:30 a.m. -   8:00 p.m.
Reference service:     9:00 a.m.  -  5:00 p.m.

Saturday                 10:00 a.m. -   8:00 p.m.
Reference service:    10:00 a.m.  -  6:00 p.m.

Sunday                     12:00 noon – 11:30 p.m.*
Reference service:     12:00 noon -  8:00 p.m.

* From 6:00 p.m. until closing time on Sundays through Thursdays the law library will be open only to students, faculty & staff of the College of Law.  All other patrons will be asked to leave at 6:00 p.m. Thank you for your cooperation.

Exceptions to Fall Hours:

Labor Day Weekend:
Mon. Sept. 1         1:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.

Thanksgiving Break:
Wed. Nov. 26        7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Thu. Nov. 27 --      CLOSED
Sat. Nov. 29
Sun. Nov. 30         12:00 noon  - 11:30 p.m.

Reading Period/Final Exam Hours begin Monday, Dec. 1