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Closed Memorial Day

Posted on: | by Nancy Babb |

The Law Library will be closed this weekend (5/26-5/27/2018) and on Memorial Day, Monday, May 28.

We’ll re-open Tuesday, May 29, at 9:00 a.m.

 

Summer hours starting

Posted on: | by Nancy Babb |

Exams are ending and commencement commencing — we’re so happy to have shared this semester with the UB School of Law students and congratulate everyone on their accomplishments.  Woo hoo!

The Law Library will be closed during commencement weekend (Saturday-Sunday, May 19-20) and then will begin summer hours on Monday, May 21.  We’ll be open on the following schedule until the bar exam:

Summer Session I (Bar study) – May 21-July 22**

Monday-Thursday: 9:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Friday: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Saturday-Sunday: Closed

**Exceptions to Regular Hours

Memorial Day, Monday, May 28 Closed
Independence Day, Wednesday, July 4 Closed

 

New Law Library Hours for Reading/Exam Period

Posted on: | by Nancy Babb |

The end of the semester is here, and with it new hours for the Law Library. We’ll be on the following schedule:

LAST DAY OF CLASSES, Friday 5/4:   7:30 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Reading/Exam Period – May 5-20, 2018

Saturday 5/5:   9:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Sunday 5/6:   10:00 a.m. – 12:00 midnight
Monday-Thursday 5/7-5/10:   7:30 a.m. – 12:00 midnight
Friday 5/11:   7:30 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Saturday 5/12:   9:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Sunday 5/13:   10:00 a.m. – 12:00 midnight
Monday-Thursday 5/14-5/17:   7:30 a.m. – 12:00 midnight
Friday 5/18:   7:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Saturday-Sunday 5/19-5/20:   Closed

Holiday closure reminder

Posted on: | by Nancy Babb |

The Law Library will be closed on Easter Sunday, April 1, 2018.  We’ll resume regular hours on Monday, April 2, at 7:30 a.m.

 

Spring Recess Hours

Posted on: | by Nancy Babb |

During Spring Recess, March 17-25, 2018, the Law Library will follow this schedule:

Saturday-Sunday 3/17-3/18: Closed
Monday-Friday 3/19-3/23: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Saturday 3/24: Closed
Sunday 3/25: 10:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m.

Regular spring hours will resume on Monday, March 26.

 

Welcome, Spring!

Posted on: | by Nancy Babb |

Spring classes have begun at the University at Buffalo School of Law, and so have new hours at the Charles B. Sears Law Library.

Our regular hours for this semester will be:

Spring Session – Regular Hours – February 5-May 4, 2018

Monday-Thursday:   7:30 a.m. – 11:00 p.m.
Friday:   7:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Saturday:   9:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Sunday:   10:00 a.m. – 11:00 p.m.

There will be exceptions to the regular schedule during Spring Recess, Easter, and the end of semester Reading/Exam Period.

Other schedules of interest include:

Observing Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Posted on: | by Nancy Babb |

The Law Library will be closed on Monday, January 15, 2018, in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

MLK photo

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. speaking in Buffalo, NY, November 1967 (photo from University at Buffalo Libraries Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. at Buffalo collection http://digital.lib.buffalo.edu/collection/LIB-UA015/)

Each year, people throughout the country gather in service to honor Dr. King. You can find local opportunities with UB Student Engagement and the IDC and explore resources via the national service site.

You may also enjoy browsing the University at Buffalo Libraries’ Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. at Buffalo collection, highlighting Dr. King’s visit and speech, “The Future of Integration”, in Buffalo, New York on November 9, 1967.

Happy New Year

Posted on: | by Nancy Babb |

Welcome to the new year at the Charles B. Sears Law Library!

The Law Library will be open on the following schedule for January:

Tuesday, January 2 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Law School Winter Session (Bridge) – January 3-27, 2018 *

Monday-Thursday 7:30 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Friday 7:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Saturday-Sunday Closed
* Exceptions:
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, Monday 1/15/2018 Closed

Last Week of Law Winter Session (Bridge) – January 28-February 4, 2018

Sunday 1/28 Closed
Monday 1/29 7:30 a.m. – 11:00 p.m.
Tuesday 1/30: Last Day of Law Winter Session Classes 7:30 a.m. – 11:00 p.m.
Wednesday 1/31: Law Winter Session Reading Day 7:30 a.m. – 11:00 p.m.
Thursday 2/1: Law Winter Session Exams 7:30 a.m. – 11:00 p.m.
Friday 2/2: Law Winter Session Exams 7:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Saturday-Sunday 2/3-2/4 Closed

Full Law Library hours are posted at http://law.lib.buffalo.edu/about/hours/. Hours at other University Libraries are posted at http://library.buffalo.edu/hours/.

Winter Recess hours and closures

Posted on: | by Nancy Babb |

The Law School’s Winter Recess begins on Saturday, December 16th.

The Law Library will be closed this weekend, Saturday, December 16-Sunday, December 17, and will be open 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. on Monday, December 18-Friday, December 22.

The Law Library will then be closed from Saturday, December 23-Monday, January 1, re-opening at 9:00 a.m. on Tuesday, January 2.

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Snowy view of Flint Loop from the Second Floor Reading Room

image of winter recess schedule

Full Law Library hours available at http://law.lib.buffalo.edu/about/hours/

Reading/Exam Period Law Library hours

Posted on: | by Nancy Babb |

Is it really almost December? Indeed, it’s true — this Friday is December 1 and the last day of Law School classes for this semester. As classes finish and exams begin, the Law Library will be observing the following schedule:

Friday 12/1:   7:30 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Reading/Exam Period – December 2-15, 2017

Saturday 12/2:   9:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Sunday 12/3:   10:00 a.m. – 12:00 midnight
Monday-Thursday 12/4-12/7:   7:30 a.m. – 12:00 midnight
Friday 12/8:   7:30 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Saturday 12/9:   9:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Sunday 12/10:   10:00 a.m. – 12:00 midnight
Monday-Thursday 12/11-12/14:   7:30 a.m. – 12:00 midnight
Friday 12/15:   7:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

 

Law Students in O'Brian Hall Photograph: Douglas Levere

Law Students in O’Brian Hall
Photograph: Douglas Levere