Daily from 8am to midnight
Monday through Friday, 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
24-hour building access via ID card swipe is automatically available to all UVA Law students, faculty, and staff.
*Restricted access during exams
December 5 through 22
Law library access is restricted to law students and patrons doing legal research during exams.
Anyone with building access questions may call the Law Library at (434) 924-3384.
The following is our general schedule. Hours will vary occasionally. Please check our home page and social media (@uvalawlibrary) for updates. Please see Building Hours before planning your Law Library visit.
*closed Sundays and Fridays at 5 following bar exams (end of July)
Monday through Friday, 7am to 7pm; Saturday and Sunday, 9am to 5pm
24-hour building access is automatically available to all UVA Law students, faculty, and staff.
24-hour building access is also available to all UVA-affiliated students, faculty, and staff by contacting David Holsapple at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Anyone with building access inquiries may call the Law Library at (434) 924-3384.
Monday through Friday, 9am to 5pm
Plus extended hours during first-year research assignments
Phone: (434) 924-7465
Email reference service is for students, faculty, and staff of the University of Virginia. We will respond to other inquiries only if related to a resource unique to the Law Library.
You can expect an initial reply within 24 hours. If you don't hear from us within 48 hours, please call our Reference Desk at (434) 924-7465.
Our librarians answer specific questions about our holdings and provide research guidance, but we cannot interpret the law or provide legal advice. If you need assistance in analyzing a legal problem, please consult with an attorney.
In many instances we will provide references to resources available electronically, but if your inquiry requires consultation with on-site materials, we will ask you to schedule an appointment with a reference librarian.
By appointment. Monday through Friday, 9am to 3pm
Phone: (434) 243-6703
See also Hours for all U.Va. Libraries