Wolf Law Library

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Fall Hours

Welcome, new students! And welcome back, 2Ls and 3Ls! Regular hours for the law library begin Sunday, August 21st:

     Sundays: 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM *
     Monday-Thursday: 7:30 AM to 7:00 PM *
     Fridays: 7:30 AM to 6:00 PM
     Saturdays: 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM

The library is open for W&M students, faculty, and staff until 10:00 PM, Sunday through Thursday. A W&M ID is required, evenings.

Williamsburg Recommendations

Are you ready to explore Williamsburg? Check out the library's custom Google Map of the 'burg with our recommendations on the best restaurants, parks, breweries, grocery stores, and more!


Masks are welcome in the law library. Eating is restricted to the library's ground floor kitchen area. Read the latest about COVID-19 and W&M's Path Forward. Everyone is encouraged to follow proper procedures to prevent the spread of COVID-19. For detailed information about the virus, visit the CDC website.

Please see the library's page for special services during this time.

For W&M students and faculty working remotely with research questions, please email Reference at [[wolflibref]]. For document delivery, contact Interlibrary Loan at [[lawill]]. For general information, please call the Circulation Desk at 757-221-3260, and staff will return your call as soon as possible.

Changing Law in Virginia

In the Rare Book Room: "Learning, Practicing, and Changing Law in Virginia": books from the law library's Special Collections, exploring the historical cycles of Virginia law. Open weekdays, 8:00 AM to 4:45 PM, through September, 2022.

Learning, Practicing, and Changing Law in Virginia
Library Drop Box

The law library has an outside drop box for returning books and materials. The drop box is located against the front of the law school, to the right of the front doors.