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Library & Technology Services

A resource guide with information about accessing electronic resources and Law Library and Technology services.

Law Library Hours

Because of the prevalence of COVID-19, Library seating is greatly reduced. For that reason, only persons with a valid GMU ID will be admitted to the Library for the present time, and all IDs will be checked at the Circulation Desk. For more details about the Library, please visit the Law Library's website.

Summer Semester hours for May 17-July 3 are:

MONDAY-THURSDAY  9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
FRIDAY 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
SATURDAY & SUNDAY 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM

THE LAW LIBRARY IS CLOSED FOR THE FOLLOWING SUMMER HOLIDAYS:

SUNDAY, MAY 30 MEMORIAL DAY CLOSED
MONDAY, MAY 31 MEMORIAL DAY CLOSED
FRIDAY, JUNE 18 JUNETEENTH CLOSED
SUNDAY, JULY 4 INDEPENDENCE DAY CLOSED
MONDAY, JULY 5 INDEPENDENCE DAY CLOSED

Summer Exam hours for July 6-25 are:

MONDAY-THURSDAY 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
FRIDAY 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
SATURDAY & SUNDAY 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Summer Intercession hours July 26-August 15 are:

MONDAY-THURSDAY 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
FRIDAY 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
SATURDAY & SUNDAY CLOSED

Posted hours are subject to change as public health and safety circumstances change. 

Library Policies Due to COVID-19 for Summer 2021

University Policy about COVID-19 is changing rapidly at this time. Please visit the Law School's COVID-19 page for the latest information. 

In the meantime, during summer 2021, the Law Library expects the following so that the Library is safe for all.

  • Please carry your GMU ID with you. Only GMU students, faculty, and staff will be permitted in the Library.
  • If you are unvaccinated, please wear a face covering at all times. 
  • If you are fully vaccinated, a face covering is not required, but is encouraged, during the summer. 
  • Study rooms will be checked out for single occupancy use using the online Reservation system.
  • Eating is prohibited in the Library. Drinks are permitted only in containers with lids.
  • Wash your hands frequently with soap and water.
  • Hand sanitizer stations are located near the elevators in the Library. Sanitizing wipes are available in silver canisters throughout the Library.
  • Email any concerns about the Library environment to Melanie Knapp

Law Library Reference Hours

Law library reference and research assistance will be available by e-mail (lawref@gmu.edu)voicemail with callback (703-993-8076), and virtual meetings using Zoom.

For Summer 2021, Reference Librarians are available during the following hours.

MONDAY - FRIDAY 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday, Sunday Closed