Watson Library Hours

Building

Spring 2018, January 16 - April 28

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

Exceptions

  • Sat, Mar 17 - Sun, Mar 18: Closed,
  • Mon, Mar 19 - Fri, Mar 23: 8 am - 5 pm, Spring Break
  • Sat, Mar 24: 12 pm - 5 pm,

Spring 2018, April 29 - May 11 (Finals)

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

Exceptions

  • Fri, May 11: 8 am - 5 pm,

Service Desk

Spring 2018, January 16 - April 28

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

Exceptions

  • Sat, Mar 17 - Sun, Mar 18: Closed,
  • Mon, Mar 19 - Fri, Mar 23: 8 am - 5 pm, Spring Break
  • Sat, Mar 24: 12 pm - 5 pm,

Spring 2018, April 29 - May 11 (Finals)

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

Exceptions

  • Fri, May 11: 8 am - 5 pm,

Services in Watson

All service locations are closed when the building is closed.

Late-night Study Facility

Watson Library is open as a late-night study facility from midnight to 2 a.m., Sunday through Thursday, when classes are in session.  Library services are provided during the Service Desk hours listed.

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:   Jan. 15, May 28

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 & Learning (4th floor)

Call 864-0330 or email lib_rldivision@ku.edu to schedule an appointment.

Research Help

Spring 2018, January 16 - April 28

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

Exceptions

  • Sun, Mar 18: Closed,
  • Mon, Mar 19 - Fri, Mar 23: 10 am - 4 pm, Spring Break

Spring 2018, April 29 - May 11 (Finals)

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

Exceptions

None

Jay Break Food Stop

Hours of operation vary.  See hours posted in Watson Library or see KU Dining Locations and Hours.  Closed when classes are not in session.

 

 

 


Watson Library

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

Hours

Today
10 am - 8 pm
Sun Feb 25
10 am - 2 am
Mon Feb 26
8 am - 2 am
Tue Feb 27
8 am - 2 am
Wed Feb 28
8 am - 2 am
Thu Mar 1
8 am - 2 am
Fri Mar 2
8 am - 8 pm
Today
10 am - 8 pm
Sun Feb 25
10 am - midnight
Mon Feb 26
8 am - midnight
Tue Feb 27
8 am - midnight
Wed Feb 28
8 am - midnight
Thu Mar 1
8 am - midnight
Fri Mar 2
8 am - 8 pm

See full hours listing.

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We can help with your research questions -- contact us by chat, phone, email, text or at a Research Help desk.

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