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KU Libraries announce winter closures

Thursday, December 26, 2019

The University of Kansas Libraries will close several locations on the Lawrence campus for winter break. Anschutz, Spahr Engineering, Music & Dance and the Art & Architecture Libraries, as well as Kenneth Spencer Research Library, will be closed Dec. 21-Jan. 1. Watson Library will be closed on weekends and Dec. 25, and Jan. 1. Watson weekday hours will be 8 a.m.–5 p.m. 

Information regarding the Law Library hours can be found on the Law Library website. 

To request Anschutz Library and Annex materials for delivery to Watson Library, enter a Retrieve from Shelf request via the library catalog. For materials that you are unable to request or for any assistance, please contact the Ask a Librarian service, call 785-864-8983 or visit Watson Library. Electronic resources will remain available throughout the break.

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