Watson Library Hours

Building

Summer Break 2019, July 27 - August 25

Monday - Friday
8 am - 5 pm
Saturday - Sunday
Closed

Exceptions

  • Sun, Aug 25: 1 pm - 8 pm,

Fall 2019, August 26 - December 7

Monday - Thursday
8 am - 2 am
Friday
8 am - 8 pm
Saturday
10 am - 8 pm
Sunday
10 am - 2 am

Exceptions

  • Sat, Aug 31: 12 pm - 5 pm,
  • Sun, Sep 1: 12 pm - 5 pm,
  • Mon, Sep 2: 12 pm - 2 am, Labor Day Holiday
  • Sat, Oct 12: Closed, Fall Break
  • Sun, Oct 13: Closed, Fall Break
  • Mon, Oct 14: 8 am - 5 pm, Fall Break
  • Tue, Nov 26: 8 am - 5 pm,
  • Wed, Nov 27: 8 am - 5 pm,
  • Thu, Nov 28: Closed, Thanksgiving Holiday
  • Fri, Nov 29: Closed, Thanksgiving Holiday
  • Sat, Nov 30: 12 pm - 5 pm,

Service Desk

Summer Break 2019, July 27 - August 25

Monday - Friday
8 am - 5 pm
Saturday - Sunday
Closed

Exceptions

  • Sun, Aug 25: 1 pm - 8 pm,

Fall 2019, August 26 - December 7

Monday - Thursday
8 am - midnight
Friday
8 am - 8 pm
Saturday
10 am - 8 pm
Sunday
10 am - midnight

Exceptions

  • Sat, Aug 31: 12 pm - 5 pm,
  • Sun, Sep 1: 12 pm - 5 pm,
  • Mon, Sep 2: 12 pm - midnight, Labor Day Holiday
  • Sat, Oct 12: Closed, Fall Break
  • Sun, Oct 13: Closed, Fall Break
  • Mon, Oct 14: 8 am - 5 pm, Fall Break
  • Tue, Nov 26: 8 am - 5 pm,
  • Wed, Nov 27: 8 am - 5 pm,
  • Thu, Nov 28: Closed, Thanksgiving Holiday
  • Fri, Nov 29: Closed, Thanksgiving Holiday
  • Sat, Nov 30: 12 pm - 5 pm,

Services in Watson

All service locations are closed when the building is closed.

Late-night Study Facility

Watson Library late-night study facility hours will resume with the beginning of the fall semester.

GIS & Data Lab (Room 425)

Open for walk-in use when Watson Library is open.  See GIS & Data Lab for more information.

Acquisitions & Resource Sharing Desk

Monday - Friday:  8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Saturday - Sunday:  not staffed
Closed:   May 27, July 4

International Collections

Office Hours

Monday - Friday:  8 a.m. - 5 p.m., or by appointment

Service Desk

Monday - Friday:  10 a.m. - 4 p.m., when classes in session
Saturday - Sunday:  not staffed

Research Help

Summer Break 2019, July 27 - August 25

Monday - Friday
10 am - 4 pm
Saturday - Sunday
Closed

Exceptions

  • Sun, Aug 25: 1 pm - 5 pm,

Fall 2019, August 26 - December 7

Monday - Thursday
9 am - 11 pm
Friday
9 am - 5 pm
Saturday
Closed
Sunday
1 pm - 11 pm

Exceptions

  • Sun, Sep 1: Closed,
  • Mon, Sep 2: 1 pm - 9 pm, Labor Day Holiday
  • Sun, Oct 13: Closed, Fall Break
  • Mon, Oct 14: 10 am - 4 pm, Fall Break
  • Tue, Nov 26: 9 am - 5 pm,
  • Wed, Nov 27: 9 am - 3 pm,
  • Thu, Nov 28: Closed, Thanksgiving Holiday
  • Fri, Nov 29: Closed, Thanksgiving Holiday

Jay Break Food Stop

Closed for the summer; will re-open for the fall semester.  To review summer availability of food services, see KU Dining Locations and Hours.

 

 

 


Watson Library

1425 Jayhawk Blvd.
Lawrence KS 66045-7530
Information: 785-864-8983
Research help: 785-864-3347

Hours

Today
Closed
Mon Aug 19
8 am - 5 pm
Tue Aug 20
8 am - 5 pm
Wed Aug 21
8 am - 5 pm
Thu Aug 22
8 am - 5 pm
Fri Aug 23
8 am - 5 pm
Sat Aug 24
Closed
Today
Closed
Mon Aug 19
8 am - 5 pm
Tue Aug 20
8 am - 5 pm
Wed Aug 21
8 am - 5 pm
Thu Aug 22
8 am - 5 pm
Fri Aug 23
8 am - 5 pm
Sat Aug 24
Closed

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