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Hours, Maps and Tours

Regular Library Hours

Monday - Thursday 7:30am to Midnight

Friday 7:30am to 9:00pm

Saturday 9:00am to 9:00pm

Sunday 9:00am to Midnight

Reference Desk Hours

Monday - Thursday: 8:00 am- 9:00 pm

Friday: 8:00 am- 5:00 pm 

Saturday & Sunday (Fall & Spring only): 1:00 pm- 5:00 pm,

Summer Intersession & Winter Break:

Monday - Friday: 8:30 am- 6:00 pm

Exceptions, Closings and Extended Hours

Labor Day Weekend: 

August 29: 8:30am to 6pm
August 30: Noon to 6pm
September 1 (Labor Day): Noon to 10pm

Limited Access Begins:

November 7

Thanksgiving Weekend:

November 26: 8am to 6pm
November 27 (Thanksgiving): CLOSED
November 28: 8:30am to 6pm
November 29: 10am to 6pm

Extended Hours:

November 30-December 18
Monday-Friday: 7:30am to Midnight
Saturday-Sunday: 8:00am to Midnight


December 19: 7:30am to 6pm
December 20-21: CLOSED
December 22-23: 8:30am to 6pm
December 24-25: CLOSED
December 26: 8:30am-6pm
December 27-28: CLOSED
December 29-30: 8:30am to 6pm
December 31-January 1: CLOSED

Law Library Fall Hours Handout (PDF)

Limited Access Periods


Fifth Floor - Entrance, Reference, Circulation, Reserves
Fourth Floor - Reporters and Statutes
Third Floor - Stacks (A - KF 6368), Periodicals
Second Floor - Stacks (KF 6369- Z), State materials
First Floor - Government documents

Campus Map - Map of the UW-Madison campus highlighting the location of the Law School
Law Library Restaurant List -
Interactive map of restaurants recommended by Law School faculty & staff


Law Library Tour - Photographic tour of Law Library resources and services
Law School Tour - Photographic tour of the Law School

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