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Reminder: Law Library holiday hours

Posted on: | by Nancy Babb |

Just a reminder that the Law Library will be closed this weekend (Saturday, September 2-Sunday, September 3) and on Labor Day (Monday, September 4).

We’ll re-open and resume our regular schedule of hours on Tuesday, September 5, at 7:30 a.m.  We’ll look forward to seeing you then!

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New semester, new Library hours

Posted on: | by Nancy Babb |

Welcome to Fall and a new semester schedule for the Law Library!

We will be closed this weekend, Saturday-Sunday. August 26-27, and then beginning Monday, August 28, the Library will be open on the following regular schedule:

Regular Fall Hours – August 28 – December 1, 2017*

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.

* Please note that we’ll be closed on Saturday-Sunday, September 2-3, and Monday, September 4, for Labor Day (more exceptions).

A full schedule of Law Library hours is available at http://law.lib.buffalo.edu/about/hours/. Hours at all University Libraries are at http://library.buffalo.edu/hours/

Bar exam wishes and Law Library hours

Posted on: | by Nancy Babb |

The Law Library is cheering and supporting everyone taking the Bar Exam — you’ve studied hard; you’re well prepared; and you’ll do the best that you can do!

The Law Library will be open today, Monday, July 24th, until 9:00 pm, to support ongoing study.

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New Law Library late summer hours will begin on Tuesday, July 25th.

Happy summer

Posted on: | by Nancy Babb |

From May 22-July 24, the Law Library will follow this schedule of hours:

Summer Session I (Bar study) – May 22-July 24**

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 29: Closed
Monday, July 3: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Independence Day, Tuesday, July 4: Closed
Day before Bar Exams, Monday, July 24:  9:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Need Reference assistance?
The Reference Desk will be staffed from 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m., Monday-Friday during regular library hours. You can also contact Reference via phone at (716) 645-2047 or email to asklaw@buffalo.edu any time.

Goodbye spring and hello summer!

Posted on: | by Nancy Babb |

The spring semester has ended, with summer approaching and bar study here.  The Law Library will be closed during commencement weekend, Saturday, May 20-Sunday, May 21.  Our schedule for the start of summer will then be:

Summer Session I (Bar study) – May 22-July 24**

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 29:   Closed
Monday, July 3:   9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Independence Day, Tuesday, July 4:   Closed
Day before Bar Exams, Monday, July 24:   9:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.

As the Library’s shifting project continues into the summer, we’re also making some adjustments to quiet study spaces to better accommodate students studying for the bar. Beginning Monday, May 22:

  • Floors 2, 5, and 6 will be designated for quiet study;
  • Floor 3 will be open but expect noise;
  • Floor 4 will be closed.

We anticipate that floor 6 will also be closed as the project progresses and will post updates at that time.

As always, floor 7 is a Law Student-only quiet reading room.

The full schedule of Law Library hours is posted at http://law.lib.buffalo.edu/about/hours/ and http://law.lib.buffalo.edu/about/hours/calendar.asp. Hours at other University Libraries are posted at http://library.buffalo.edu/hours/

Congratulations to all graduates and continuing students!

Reading/Exam period hours for the Law Library

Posted on: | by Nancy Babb |

This Friday, May 5, is the last day of classes for the semester, with the reading/exam period running from May 6 through Commencement.  The Law Library will be open on the following schedule:

Reading/Exam Period – May 5-21, 2017

Friday 5/5 (last day of classes): 7:30 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Saturday 5/6: 9:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Sunday 5/7: 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 midnight
Monday-Thursday 5/8-5/11: 7:30 a.m. – 12:00 midnight
Friday 5/12: 7:30 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Saturday 5/13: 9:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Sunday 5/14 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 midnight
Monday-Thursday 5/15-5/18: 7:30 a.m. – 12:00 midnight
Friday 5/19: 7:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Saturday-Sunday 5/20-5/21: Closed

The full schedule of Law Library hours is available at http://law.lib.buffalo.edu/about/hours/. The schedule of other University Libraries is at http://library.buffalo.edu/hours.