Watson Library Hours

Building

Spring 2017, January 17 - April 30

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

Exceptions

  • Sat, Mar 18 - Sun, Mar 19: Closed,
  • Mon, Mar 20 - Fri, Mar 24: 8 am - 5 pm, Spring Break
  • Sat, Mar 25: 12 pm - 5 pm,

Spring 2017, May 1 - May 12 (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 12: 8 am - 5 pm,

Service Desk

Spring 2017, January 17 - April 30

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

Exceptions

  • Sat, Mar 18 - Sun, Mar 19: Closed,
  • Mon, Mar 20 - Fri, Mar 24: 8 am - 5 pm, Spring Break
  • Sat, Mar 25: 12 pm - 5 pm,

Spring 2017, May 1 - May 12 (Finals)

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

Exceptions

  • Fri, May 12: 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. 16, May 29

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 2017, January 17 - April 30

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

Exceptions

  • Sun, Mar 19: Closed,
  • Mon, Mar 20 - Fri, Mar 24: 10 am - 4 pm, Spring Break

Spring 2017, May 1 - May 12 (Finals)

Monday - Thursday
9 am - 9 pm
Friday
9 am - 5 pm
Saturday
Closed
Sunday
1 pm - 9 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 not in session.

KU Writing Center

Monday - Thursday:  5 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Friday - Sunday:  not staffed

Face-to-face consultations, email, online, and videoconference assistance available. To schedule an appointment, go to KU Writing Center Hours & Locations. Closed when classes not in session.
 


Watson Library

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

Hours

Today
8 am - 2 am
Tue Feb 21
8 am - 2 am
Wed Feb 22
8 am - 2 am
Thu Feb 23
8 am - 2 am
Fri Feb 24
8 am - 8 pm
Sat Feb 25
10 am - 8 pm
Sun Feb 26
10 am - 2 am
Today
8 am - midnight
Tue Feb 21
8 am - midnight
Wed Feb 22
8 am - midnight
Thu Feb 23
8 am - midnight
Fri Feb 24
8 am - 8 pm
Sat Feb 25
10 am - 8 pm
Sun Feb 26
10 am - midnight

See full hours listing.

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