The Texas Tech University School of Law Library (“Law Library”) is the largest legal information center in the area, covering western Texas, eastern New Mexico, and southern Oklahoma. The Law Library and its faculty and staff serve and support the educational, instructional, and research needs of the School of Law.
The Law Library’s website offers information about library hours, staff, services, programs, and access to electronic databases.
Law School ID cards provide law students and law faculty access to the Law Library 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
The Library is open to the public and members of the legal community during regular operating hours.
Please Note: Special hours are set for holidays and inter-session periods. For updates, visit the Library’s website or the Library Hours calendar.
On-Call Reference (Regular Term)
|Monday - Friday||8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.|
Intersession Hours (May 13, 2023 - June 4, 2023)
|Monday - Friday||8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.|
Summer Hours (Begining June 5, 2023)
|Monday - Thursday||8:00 am - 9:00 pm|
|Friday||8:00 am - 5:00 pm|
|Saturday||12:00 pm - 5:00 pm|
|Sunday||2:00 pm - 9:00 pm|
The library will have modified hours or be closed on the following days:
Last Day of Finals - May 12th, 2023 - 7:30 am - 6:00 pm
Memorial Day - May 29th, 2023 -Closed
Juneteenth - June 19th, 2023 - Closed
Fourth of July - July 4th, 2023 - Closed
The Circulation Desk is open from 7:30am to 5:00pm, Monday through Friday. You can also email or call at:
Reference services are available during the hours of 8:30am to 4:30pm, Monday through Friday. For Reference assistance, please stop by the Circulation Desk. You can also contact the Reference Team via email, phone, or chat services.
Chat: Use the "Ask a Librarian" chat feature on the Law Library's Homepage.