Watson Library Hours

Building

Summer Break 2017, July 29 - August 20

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

Exceptions

  • Sun, Aug 20: 12 pm - 8 pm,

Fall 2017, August 21 - December 2

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

Exceptions

  • Sat, Sep 2: 12 pm - 5 pm,
  • Sun, Sep 3: 12 pm - 5 pm,
  • Mon, Sep 4: 12 pm - 2 am, Labor Day Holiday
  • Sat, Oct 14: 12 pm - 5 pm,
  • Sun, Oct 15: Closed, Fall Break
  • Mon, Oct 16: 8 am - 5 pm,
  • Tue, Nov 21: 8 am - 6 pm,
  • Wed, Nov 22: 8 am - 5 pm,
  • Thu, Nov 23: Closed, Thanksgiving Holiday
  • Fri, Nov 24: Closed, Thanksgiving Holiday
  • Sat, Nov 25: 12 pm - 5 pm,

Service Desk

Summer Break 2017, July 29 - August 20

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

Exceptions

  • Sun, Aug 20: 12 pm - 8 pm,

Fall 2017, August 21 - December 2

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

Exceptions

  • Sat, Sep 2: 12 pm - 5 pm,
  • Sun, Sep 3: 12 pm - 5 pm,
  • Mon, Sep 4: 12 pm - midnight, Labor Day Holiday
  • Sat, Oct 14: 12 pm - 5 pm,
  • Sun, Oct 15: Closed, Fall Break
  • Mon, Oct 16: 8 am - 5 pm,
  • Tue, Nov 21: 8 am - 6 pm,
  • Wed, Nov 22: 8 am - 5 pm,
  • Thu, Nov 23: Closed, Thanksgiving Holiday
  • Fri, Nov 24: Closed, Thanksgiving Holiday
  • Sat, Nov 25: 12 pm - 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:  Sept. 4, Nov. 23-24, Dec. 25, Jan. 1, Jan. 15

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

Summer Break 2017, July 29 - August 20

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

Exceptions

  • Sun, Aug 20: 1 pm - 5 pm,

Fall 2017, August 21 - December 2

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

Exceptions

  • Sun, Sep 3: Closed,
  • Mon, Sep 4: 1 pm - 9 pm, Labor Day Holiday
  • Sun, Oct 15: Closed, Fall Break
  • Mon, Oct 16: 10 am - 4 pm,
  • Tue, Nov 21: 9 am - 5 pm,
  • Wed, Nov 22: 9 am - 3 pm,
  • Thu, Nov 23: Closed, Thanksgiving Holiday
  • Fri, Nov 24: Closed, Thanksgiving Holiday

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
8 am - 5 pm
Sat Aug 19
Closed
Sun Aug 20
12 pm - 8 pm
Mon Aug 21
8 am - 2 am
Tue Aug 22
8 am - 2 am
Wed Aug 23
8 am - 2 am
Thu Aug 24
8 am - 2 am
Today
8 am - 5 pm
Sat Aug 19
Closed
Sun Aug 20
12 pm - 8 pm
Mon Aug 21
8 am - midnight
Tue Aug 22
8 am - midnight
Wed Aug 23
8 am - midnight
Thu Aug 24
8 am - midnight

See full hours listing.

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