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 during service desk staffing hours. A DukeCard is 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 are required to leave.
Summer 2018 Library Access & Service Hours (begin May 4 at 5:00 p.m.)
|Monday - Friday||8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.|
|Saturday - Sunday||Library closed|
Exceptions: The library will be closed on Monday, May 28 (Memorial Day) and Wednesday, July 4 (Independence Day). Over the summer and during holiday closures, current members of the Duke Law community retain 24-hour DukeCard access to the Law School and Law Library.
Visiting the Law Library
For driving directions to the Law School and parking information, see Visiting Duke Law.