The Duke Law community enjoys 24-hour access to the Law School and Goodson Law Library with a current DukeCard. Current members of the Duke University community may access the library at the hours listed below. A DukeCard will be required for entrance to the Law School building after 5:00 p.m. on weekdays and on the weekend.
The Duke Law School and Goodson Law Library entrances are open to the general public from 8:00 am - 5:00 pm, Monday through Friday. After these hours, only current Duke Law or University students, faculty, and staff are authorized to be in the Law School building; others may be asked to leave.
Fall 2014 Library Access Hours
|Day||Duke Law community||Duke University community||General Public|
|Monday - Thursday||24 hours||7:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.||8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.|
|Friday||24 hours||7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.||8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.|
|Saturday||24 hours||9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.|
|Sunday||24 hours||12:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.|
Exceptions: The Library will be open from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Monday, September 1 (Labor Day), and on Monday through Friday of the Law School Fall Break (October 13-17).
Visiting the Law Library
For driving directions to the Law School and parking information, see Visiting Duke Law.