Hours and Directions



Exam Periods: the Law Library is open to Berkeley Law students only.

Monday - Friday: (except for holidays and exam periods)
all undergraduates have full use of the collection and the assistance of Berkeley Law's reference librarians from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Saturday/Sunday: Closed to undergraduates

Holidays: the Law Library is closed to undergraduates

  • Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday (Jan. 18 , 2016), and President's Day (Feb. 15, 2016), Labor Day (Sept 5, 2016) and Veteran's Day (Nov 11, 2016)

Undergraduates needing to use Federal Depository Library Program materials may do so whenever the Law Library is open. UCB undergraduates who need to conduct extensive legal research may obtain a pass from the Access Services Manager. See below.

For information on access policies please see Access and Borrowing.

The Computer Labs maintain the same hours as the Library. The Robbins Collection maintains different hours from the Library.

Summer Schedule (May 17-August 19)

Mon-Thu8:00am - 9:00pm9:00am - 5:00pm
Fri8:00am - 6:00pm9:00am - 5:00pm
Sat10:00am - 6:00pmclosed

Law School Event (August 20-August 21)

Sat (8/20) - Sun (8/21)closedclosed


School of Law Library (Boalt Hall)
UC Berkeley
Berkeley, CA 94720-7210

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