Watson Library Hours

Building

Summer Break 2018, July 28 - August 19

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

Exceptions

  • Sun, Aug 19: 12 pm - 8 pm,

Fall 2018, August 20 - December 1

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

Exceptions

  • Sat, Sep 1: 12 pm - 5 pm,
  • Sun, Sep 2: 12 pm - 5 pm,
  • Mon, Sep 3: 12 pm - 2 am, Labor Day Holiday
  • Sat, Oct 13: 12 pm - 5 pm,
  • Sun, Oct 14: Closed, Fall Break
  • Mon, Oct 15: 8 am - 5 pm,
  • Tue, Nov 20: 8 am - 6 pm,
  • Wed, Nov 21: 8 am - 5 pm,
  • Thu, Nov 22: Closed, Thanksgiving Holiday
  • Fri, Nov 23: Closed, Thanksgiving Holiday
  • Sat, Nov 24: 12 pm - 5 pm,

Service Desk

Summer Break 2018, July 28 - August 19

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

Exceptions

  • Sun, Aug 19: 12 pm - 8 pm,

Fall 2018, August 20 - December 1

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

Exceptions

  • Sat, Sep 1: 12 pm - 5 pm,
  • Sun, Sep 2: 12 pm - 5 pm,
  • Mon, Sep 3: 12 pm - midnight, Labor Day Holiday
  • Sat, Oct 13: 12 pm - 5 pm,
  • Sun, Oct 14: Closed, Fall Break
  • Mon, Oct 15: 8 am - 5 pm,
  • Tue, Nov 20: 8 am - 6 pm,
  • Wed, Nov 21: 8 am - 5 pm,
  • Thu, Nov 22: Closed, Thanksgiving Holiday
  • Fri, Nov 23: Closed, Thanksgiving Holiday
  • Sat, Nov 24: 12 pm - 5 pm,

Services in Watson

All service locations are closed when the building is closed.

Late-night Study Facility

The 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 28, July 4

International Collections

Office Hours

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

Service Desk

Monday - Friday:  10 a.m. - 3 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 2018, July 28 - August 19

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

Exceptions

  • Sun, Aug 19: 1 pm - 5 pm,

Fall 2018, August 20 - December 1

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

Exceptions

  • Sun, Sep 2: Closed,
  • Mon, Sep 3: 1 pm - 9 pm, Labor Day Holiday
  • Sun, Oct 14: Closed, Fall Break
  • Mon, Oct 15: 10 am - 4 pm,
  • Tue, Nov 20: 9 am - 5 pm,
  • Wed, Nov 21: 9 am - 3 pm,
  • Thu, Nov 22: Closed, Thanksgiving Holiday
  • Fri, Nov 23: Closed, Thanksgiving Holiday

Jay Break Food Stop

Closed for the summer; will re-open for 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
8 am - 5 pm
Fri Aug 17
8 am - 5 pm
Sat Aug 18
Closed
Sun Aug 19
12 pm - 8 pm
Mon Aug 20
8 am - 2 am
Tue Aug 21
8 am - 2 am
Wed Aug 22
8 am - 2 am
Today
8 am - 5 pm
Fri Aug 17
8 am - 5 pm
Sat Aug 18
Closed
Sun Aug 19
12 pm - 8 pm
Mon Aug 20
8 am - midnight
Tue Aug 21
8 am - midnight
Wed Aug 22
8 am - midnight

See full hours listing.

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