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.
Summer Library Access & Service Hours (effective Friday 5/2)
|Monday - Friday||8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.|
|Saturday - Sunday||
Exceptions: The library and Law School will be closed on Memorial Day (Monday, May 26) and Independence Day (Friday, July 4). Duke Law community retains 24-hour access during the holiday closures.
Visiting the Law Library
For driving directions to the Law School and parking information, see Visiting Duke Law.