Access to the Law Library

The Law Library is open to all members of the Syracuse University Community and to the general public.

The Law Library welcomes users from outside the College of Law during the following days & times:*

  • Monday – Friday:  8am – 5pm
  • Saturday – Sunday: Closed

*Please note: The Law Library is open only to law students during the Fall and Spring exam periods. Summer & Semester Break hours may also vary. Users are encouraged to visit our Library Hours web page in advance of travel to ensure that the Law Library is open on a particular day.

Reference Librarians are available to help researchers locate legal and/or government information.  Library staff, however, do not provide legal advice or interpretation of the law.  Users are encouraged to contact the Reference Desk (phone: 315.443.9572, e-mail: in advance, to determine how the Law Library can provide assistance.

Please see our Alumni & Visitor Services web page for more information on Law Library Collections & Services available to Visitors.