Library Hours

NOTICE

During the fall semester, access to the Law Library is limited to the UMN Law School community (law students, faculty, and staff).*  A valid U Card  will be required for entry at all times. *Members of the U of M Twin Cities campus who are not affiliated with the Law School and who need to conduct research on-site in the Law Library should contact the Law Library Reference Office at law-ref@umn.edu to arrange access.

Virtual Reference assistance is available during the hours below
via Email, Chat or Phone.

2020 FALL SEMESTER
  Library / Circulation Virtual Reference
Monday - Thursday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
 
9:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Friday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
 
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
 
Saturday 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
 
11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
 
Sunday Noon - 4:00 p.m.
 
Noon - 5:00 p.m.
*Thanksgiving Holiday Hours
Wed., Nov., 25  8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Thurs., Nov., 26 - Sun., Nov. 29 CLOSED Sat. 11/28 11:00 a.m.- 4:00 p.m.
Sun. 11/29 Noon - 5:00 p.m.
*Last Day of Exams
Friday, December 18
Library & Virtual Reference close at 3:00 p.m.
Note: Law students, faculty & staff can enter the library anytime with U Card.

Winter Intersession Dec. 19, 2020 - Jan. 18, 2021

Winter Intersession
  Library / Circulation Closed Virtual Reference
Monday - Friday CLOSED  9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Closed Weekends & Holidays: CLOSED  CLOSED
Thursday, December 24 CLOSED   CLOSED
Friday, December 25 CLOSED CLOSED
Thursday, December 31 CLOSED CLOSED
Friday, January 1 CLOSED CLOSED
Monday January 18 CLOSED CLOSED

Spring 2021: To Be Determined (TBD)

 

Virtual Reference assistance available via Email, Chat or Phone.

Spring Semester 2020  January 21 - May 11*
  Library / Circulation Virtual Reference
Monday - Thursday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. 9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Friday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Saturday 9:00 a.m. - 6 p.m. 11:00 am - 5:00 p.m.
Sunday Noon - 6:00 pm Noon - 5:00 p.m.
Spring Break April 3 - 11 Library / Circulation Virtual Reference
Saturday & Sunday, April 3 & 4 CLOSED CLOSED CLOSED
Monday - Friday, April 5 - 9 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday, April 10 & 11 CLOSED CLOSED CLOSED
Last Day of Exams, Tuesday, May 11 Library & Virtual Reference close at 3:00 p.m.
Note: Law students, faculty & staff can enter the library anytime with U Card.

Summer 2021: To Be Determined (TBD)

Summer Hours 2021  May 12 - September 6
Summer Hours May 12 - August 30 Library / Circulation Virtual Reference
Monday - Friday    
Weekends Closed
Memorial Day, Monday, May 30 CLOSED
University Holiday (Independence Day Observed), Monday, July 5 CLOSED
 
Orientation Week Aug. TBD Library / Circulation Virtual Reference
Monday - Friday    
Labor Day Weekend Sept. 4 - Sept. 6 CLOSED

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