Library Hours

Summer Hours 2019  May 16 - September 2
Summer Hours May 16 - Aug. 25 Library Reference
Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Weekends Closed
Memorial Day, Monday, May 27 CLOSED
Independence Day, Thursday, July 4th CLOSED
Orientation Week Aug. 26 - 30
Monday, Aug. 26 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Aug. 27 - Thursday, Aug. 29* 8:00 a.m. - 6 p.m. 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m
*Note: Thursday, 8/29 Gopher Football home game. Contact library for public access hours.
Friday, Aug. 30 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Labor Day Weekend Aug. 31 - Sept. 2
Saturday, Aug. 31 9:00 a.m. - 6 p.m. Closed
Sunday, Sept. 1 Noon - 6 p.m. Closed
Labor Day, Monday, Sept. 2 - CLOSED

Fall Semester 2019 Hours 

Restricted Access to Mondale Hall on Football Game Days
Aug. 29, Sept. 14, Oct. 5, 12 & 26, Nov. 9 & 30

Only faculty, students, and staff of the Law School (with a valid U Card) may enter the building during Gopher home games.  We regret this inconvenience. To access federal depository documents, please use the Government Publications Library (phone: 612.624.3321) located in Wilson Library.

FALL SEMESTER  September 3 - December 19
Public Access Circulation Desk Reference
Monday - Thursday 8:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. 9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Friday 8:00 a.m. - 6 p.m. 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Saturday 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Sunday Noon - 6:00 p.m. Noon - 5:00 p.m.
U of M Twin Cities Campus Community Access
(U Card required for access after 7 p.m.)
Circulation Desk Reference
Monday - Thursday 8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. 9:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Friday 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Saturday 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Sunday Noon - 6:00 p.m. Noon - 5:00 p.m.
*Thanksgiving Holiday Hours
Wednesday, November, 27  Library closes at 4:30 p.m.
Thursday, November, 28 CLOSED
Friday November, 29 CLOSED
*Last Day of Exams, Dec. 19th Library closes at 4:30 p.m.
Note: Law students, faculty & staff can enter the library anytime with U Card.

Winter Intersession 2019-2020 TBD

Winter Intersession Hours Dec. 20, 2019 - Jan. 20, 2020
  Library  Reference Office
Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Weekends CLOSED
Monday, December 23 CLOSED
Tuesday, December 24 CLOSED
Wednesday, December 25 CLOSED
Wednesday, January 1 CLOSED
Monday January 20 CLOSED

Spring 2020 Hours TBD

Spring Semester 2020  January 21 - May 11* (subject to change)
Public Access Library Reference Office
Monday - Thursday 8:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. 9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Friday 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 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.
U of M Twin Cities Campus Community Access
*U Card required for access after 7pm
Monday - Thursday** 8:00 a.m - 9:00 p.m. 9:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Friday 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 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 p.m. Noon - 5:00 p.m.
Spring Break March 7 - 15 Library Reference Office
Closed Saturday & Sunday, March 7 & 8
Mon. - Fri., March 9 - 13 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Closed Saturday & Sunday, March 14 & 15
Last Day of Exams, May 11  Library closes at 4:30 p.m.
Note: Law students, faculty & staff can enter the library anytime with U Card.

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University of Minnesota Law School

Walter F. Mondale Hall | 229 19th Avenue South | Minneapolis, MN 55455

P: 612-625-5000

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