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Student Services: About the Law Library

A guide to Library Services for TTU Law students

About TTU Law Library

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 Library and Reference Hours

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.


Finals Hours (April 30, 2023 - May 12, 2023)

Monday - Thursday 7:30 a.m. - 11:55 p.m.
Friday 7:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Saturday 9:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Sunday 1:00 p.m. - 11:55 p.m.

Intersession Hours (May 13, 2023 - June 4, 2023)

Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed

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

Summer Holidays

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

Regular Operating Hours

The Circulation Desk is open from 7:30am to 5:00pm, Monday through Friday. You can also email or call at:


            Phone: 806-742-3957

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.


            Phone: 806-742-7155

            Chat: Use the "Ask a Librarian" chat feature on the Law Library's Homepage.

Library Guides and Catalogs