May & June '22 Access Restricted

The University of Pittsburgh Law Building is currently undergoing major renovations. Access to the building and law library is restricted until July. Please email plas@pitt.edu or call (412) 648-1490 if you need assistance. For library assistance, please complete the Ask a Librarian Form.

Library Hours

COVID-19 INFORMATION

The Barco law library is CLOSED to the Public until further notice. We are also closed to Pitt patrons until further notice. The Library is in the Restricted area of the Barco Law Building during May-June 2022 during renovations and all services will be conducted online. For reference services during this period, please email barcoref@pitt.edu.
The hours listed below are for LAW SCHOOL STUDENTS & FACULTY ONLY.  
 In the Hours lists below, TBD = To Be Determined

 

Academic Year 2021-2022 Hours

Fall 2021 Regular Hours
(Monday, Aug. 23, 2021 - Thursday, Dec. 9, 2021)

Monday-Wednesday
8 am - 8 pm   
Thursday 8 am - 5 pm
Friday 8 am - 5 pm
Saturday CLOSED
Sunday 12 pm - 8 pm

Labor Day Weekend

Sat. 9/4/21 - Mon. 9/6/21 CLOSED             

Thanksgiving Week
(Monday, 11/22/21 - Sunday, 11/28/21)

Mon - Tues,  11/22 - 23      8 am - 5 pm  
Weds. 11/24  8 am - 12 pm
Thurs. 11/25/21 CLOSED
Fri. 11/26/21 CLOSED
Sat. 11/27/21 CLOSED
Sun. 11/28/21 12 noon - 8 pm

Fall Reading & Exam Period

(Monday Nov. 29, 2021 - Thurs. Dec. 9, 2021)

Monday - Weds.               8 am - 8 pm                       
Thursday 8 am - 5 pm  
Friday 8 am - 5 pm
Saturday CLOSED
Sunday 12 noon - 8 pm

Winter Interim 2021 - 2022

(Friday 12/10/21 - Tues. 1/11/22)

Friday, 12/10/21 8 am - 5 pm
Saturday. 12/11/2021 CLOSED    
Sunday, 12/12/2021 CLOSED
Mon. 12/13/21 - Fri 12/17/21 9 am - 5 pm
Winter Recess, 12/19 - 1/3/2022 CLOSED
Tues. 1/4/22 -Tues. 1/11/22 8 am - 5 pm
Sat-Sun, 1/8 - 1/9 CLOSED
Mon-Tues, 1/10 - 1/11 8 am - 5 pm

Spring Regular Hours begin Weds. 1/12/22

Spring 2022 Regular Hours

(Weds. January 12 - Wednesday, April 20, 2022)

Monday-Wednesday 8 am - 8 pm
Thursday-Friday 8 am - 5 pm
Saturday CLOSED
Sunday 12 pm - 8 pm            

Martin Luther King Day Weekend

Sunday 1/16/22  CLOSED                
Monday 1/17/22  CLOSED                

Spring Break Hours 2022

(Friday, March 4, 2022 - Sunday March 14, 2022)
Sat. 3/5 and Sun. 3/6        CLOSED                        
Monday - Thurs.               8 am - 5 pm                       
Friday 3/11 Spring Holiday CLOSED
Saturday 3/12 CLOSED
Sunday 3/13 12 noon - 8 pm

Spring Reading & Exam Period

(Thursday, April 21 - Thursday, May 5, 2022)

Monday-Wednesday 8 am - 8 pm
Thursday-Friday 8 am - 5 pm
Saturday CLOSED
Sunday 12 pm - 8 pm            

Summer Hours 2022

(Friday, May 6, 2022 - Sunday, August 21, 2022)
From Monday, May 9 - Tuesday, July 5 the library is CLOSED due to building renovations. 
Reference services are available via email during the following hours: 

Mon. - Thurs.  9 am - 5 pm
Friday 9 am - 5 pm
Saturday CLOSED             
Sunday CLOSED

Memorial Day Weekend 2022

Monday May 30             CLOSED                     

Juneteenth 2022

Monday June 20             CLOSED                     

Independence Day Weekend 2022

Monday, July 4              CLOSED