|Jacob Burns Law Library|
|716 20th Street, N.W.|
|Washington, D.C. 20052|
We are located on the main campus, in historic Foggy Bottom.
Main Phone: 202.994.6648
Burns Dispatch: 202.994.2768
We are here to provide information assistance to the GW Law faculty and students. We also encourage GW Law alumni and Friends of the Jacob Burns Law Library to use our services. Please ask us if you have a question about legal research or about library services and operations.
Find your zone for a quiet place to study or to collaborate on a project.
Access to the Law Library is exclusively reserved for:
During reading and examination periods, access is limited to GW Law faculty, students, alumni and staff and to Friends of the Jacob Burns Law Library. The Law Library may not be used as a study hall except by current students and recent graduates of GW Law.
Questions about the Law Library's Access Policy may be sent to the Assistant Director for Public Services at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The following types of identification are required to enter the Law Library:
Monday - Friday: 8am - 11:45pm
Saturday - Sunday: 9am - 11:45pm
Reading & Exam Period
April 15 - April 30
Friday, May1: 9am - 6:45pm
May 2 - May 17: 9am - 5:45pm
Ask a librarian:
Monday - Thursday: 9:00am - 8:00pm
Friday: 9:00am - 7:00pm
Saturday : 10:00am - 7:00pm
Sunday: 10:00am - 7:00pm
The reference desk is located on the first floor of the law library.