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.
Spring Break Library Access & Service Hours
|Friday 3/07||Library closes at 5:00 pm|
|Saturday 3/08 - Sunday 3/09||Library closed|
|Monday 3/10 - Friday 3/14||8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.|
|Saturday 3/15||Library closed|
|Sunday 3/16||Spring service hours resume|
Spring 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 closed on Monday, January 20 in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. The Duke Law community retains 24-hour DukeCard access.
Visiting the Law Library
For driving directions to the Law School and parking information, see Visiting Duke Law.