Hours & Location


The Michael E. Moritz Law Library is located on the second floor of Drinko Hall, 55 West 12th Avenue. The library is open only to patrons using the law collection.

Below is a breakdown of our current operating hours. We will announce, in advance, any departures from this schedule.

2016-2017 Regular Hours (Sun., Aug. 14, 2016 – Fri., May 12, 2017)
Monday-Thursday 8am – 9pm*
Friday 8am – 7pm*
Saturday 10am – 7pm*
Sunday 12pm – 9pm*

Reference Service is available M-F 10am-5pm and Sundays 1pm-5pm beginning Sun., Aug. 28.

*The exterior doors to Drinko Hall are locked one hour prior to the library’s closing. To ensure that the library closes promptly, library staff begin reminding visitors of closing time 30 minutes prior to actual closing.

Labor Day Weekend Hours
Sat., Sept. 3 10am – 5pm
Sun., Sept. 4 12pm – 5pm
Mon., Sept. 5 10am – 5pm

Reference Service is available on Mon., Sept. 5 from 1pm-5pm rather than Sun., Sept. 4.

Hours Around Professional Development Days (Thurs., Oct. 13 and Fri., Oct. 14)
Wednesday, Oct. 12 8am – 6pm
Thursday, Oct. 13 8am – 6pm
Friday, Oct. 14 8am – 5pm
Saturday, Oct. 15 10am – 5pm*
Sunday, Oct. 16 12pm – 9pm*

Regular Reference Hours are in effect (M-F 10am-5pm, Sun. 1pm-5pm)

Veterans Day Hours
Fri., Nov. 11 8am – 5pm

Reference Service is available from 1pm-5pm.

Thanksgiving Weekend Hours
Wed., Nov. 23 8am – 5pm
Thurs., Nov. 24 closed
Fri., Nov. 25 closed
Sat., Nov. 26 10am-5pm
Sun., Nov. 27 12pm-9pm

Reference service will be available from 10am-2pm on Wed., Nov. 23 and 1pm-5pm on Sun., Nov. 27.

Winter Break Hours (Wed., Dec. 21, 2016 – Fri., Jan. 6, 2017)
Mon.-Fri. 8am – 5pm
Sat. Closed
Sun. Closed

Reference Service will be available Mon.-Fri., 10am-5pm.

The Library will be closed from Dec. 23-26 (Fri.-Sun.) and Dec. 31-Jan. 2 (Sat.-Mon.).

Regular library hours for the spring semester resume on Jan. 7.

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
Mon., Jan. 16 8am – 9pm


Spring Break Hours
Fri., March 10 8am – 5pm
Sat., March 11 10am – 5pm
Sun., March 12 12pm – 5pm
Mon., March 13 – Fri., March 17 8am – 5pm
Sat., March 18 10am-5pm

During Spring Break, reference desk service will be available 1pm-5pm, M-F.

There will be no reference service on Sun., March 12. Sunday reference service will resume on Sun., March 19, 1pm-5pm.