College of Law > Law Library > Services > Public Visitors
Monday: 10 am - 3 pmTuesday: 10 am - 6 pmWednesday: 10 am - 6 pmThursday: 10 am - 6 pmFriday: 12:30 pm - 6 pm
Most of the library's print and microforms collection is
available for reading and research purposes. Additionally, public
patrons have access to both print and electronic federal government depository.
Current students, faculty and staff from I-Share libraries can also borrow or check out Rinn Library books that are classified as seven-day items.
Patrons may use one of the four workstations near the reference
desk to search the DePaul and I-Share libraries' catalogs as well as
selected federal and state government websites. Additionally, they may
use one of the two Westlaw KeyCite terminals to evaluate and locate
citations to legal authority.
Patrons may send an email using online reference.
A reference librarian will respond as soon as possible, usually within
one business day. University holidays may result in longer response
When the College of Law is in session, reference librarians are
available to provide basic reference assistance and suggest general
The law library has a photocopier available for public use. A courtesy copy card is available at the Circulation Desk. The card has a limited number of copies and we ask patrons to be prudent when using it.