Law Library Hours

last updated 1/14/15

  • 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.

Spring 2015 Hours:

Mon. Jan. 12 - Mon. April 27         

Monday - Thursday    7:00 a.m. – 11:30 p.m.*

Friday                      7:00 a.m. -   8:00 p.m.

Saturday                  8:30 a.m. -   5:00 p.m.

Sunday                     12:00 noon – 11:30 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 regular hours:


Martin Luther King Day:
Mon. Jan. 19      1:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.

Spring Recess:
Sat. Mar. 7         1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Sun. Mar. 8        1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Mon. Mar. 9 –     8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Fri. Mar. 13
Sat. Mar. 14       1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Sun. Mar. 15       noon – 11:30 p.m.

Extended hours for Reading Period/Final Exams will begin Tues. April 28