How do I request a research appointment in the Law Library Reading Room?

Appointments are optional, but encouraged. To help us better serve you, request a research appointment to ensure collection material is accessible during your visit to the Library. There are two appointment time blocks: 8:30 am–1:00 pm or 1:00 pm–5:00 pm (Monday–Saturday). Appointments should be scheduled at least one day in advance.

Please use the online reservation system to request an appointment; you will receive a message when your requested appointment time is confirmed. For additional instructions, see the Researcher Scheduling page.

To speak with a legal reference librarian about scheduling an appointment, call 202-707-5079 during normal business hours (8:30 am - 5:00 pm).

Last Updated: Apr 21, 2022
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