Hours, Maps and Tours

January 2 - May 19, 2019

Spring Semester Regular Hours (click here for PDF format)

Monday - Thursday

7:30 AM - MIDNIGHT

Friday

7:30 AM - 9:00 PM

Saturday

9:00 AM - 9:00 PM

Sunday

9:00 AM - MIDNIGHT

Winter Break January 2 - 13 Monday - Friday 8:30 am - 6:00 pm 
Saturday 10:00 am - 6:00 pm 
Sunday Noon - 6:00 pm 
Classes Begin January 14 Monday 

7:30 am - Midnight

       
Martin Luther King Jr. Day January 21 Monday CLOSED
       
Spring Break March 15 Friday 7:30 am - 6:00 pm 
  March 16 Saturday 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
  March 17 Sunday Noon - 6:00 pm 
  March 18 - March 22 Monday - Friday 8:30 am - 6:00 pm
  March 23 Saturday 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
  March 24 Sunday Noon - Midnight
       
       
Limited Access Begins* April 1 Monday *Access to the law library is limited during exam periods.
       
Easter April 21 Sunday Noon - Midnight
       
Extended Hours** April 26 - May 5 Monday - Friday 7:30 am - Midnight
    Saturday - Sunday 8:00 am - Midnight
       
Intersession May 10 Friday (Commencement) 7:30 am - 6:00 pm
  May 11 Saturday 9:00 am - 1:00 pm 
  May 12 Sunday CLOSED
  May 13 - 17 Monday - Friday 8:30 am - 6:00 pm
  May 18 - 19 Saturday - Sunday 10:00 am - 6:00 pm 
       

Additional Hours and Information

Reference Hours 

(subject to change)

Monday - Thursday

Friday

Saturday

Sunday

9:00 am - 9:00 pm

9:00 am - 5:00 pm

1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

*Limited Access
To provide adequate study space for law students, access will be limited beginning Monday, November 12 until the end of the semester to law students, law faculty & staff, and individuals needing to use Law Library materials. For more information, see http://library.law.wisc.edu/about/policies/limitedaccess.html
** Extended Hours
Regular Law Library hours are lengthened on the weekends during exams to provide more study opportunities. Limited Access still applies. 
 

Maps

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 with the Law School located in the middle
Law Library Restaurant List - Interactive map of restaurants recommended by Law School faculty & staff

Tours

Explore the Law Library- virtually explore the law library's services and spaces. 

Library hours are subject to change. For current information, check http://library.law.wisc.edu/. During shortened hours, all library departments may not be fully staffed. 

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