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Law Library Introduction


This guide is an introduction to the resources and services offered by the UMass Dartmouth Law Library. Navigating legal material, both print and online, takes practice. We encourage you to ask questions and seek assistance from our staff.  

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Library Staff

Contact Information

For library assistance, please call the circulation desk at 508-985-1121 or email

Library Hours - Starting First Week of Classes Fall 2021

*An active UMass Pass is needed for entry.

Orientation Week (August 23-27)
Monday: 9am-6pm
Tuesday-Thursday: 9am-9pm
Friday: 9am-5pm

Library hours (starting August 28)
Sunday: 11am-midnight
Monday-Thursday: 7:30am-midnight
Friday: 7:30am-9pm
Saturday: 8am-6pm

The library offers extended hours during exams.  Hours may be reduced during breaks such as summer. Occasional changes occur for unforeseen reasons and are communicated via email and social media.