College of Law

LaValley Law Library

LaValley Law Library

The LaValley Law Library provides resources to promote legal research and enhance student success. The law library is located within the Law Center and features almost 42,000 square feet of study space with 48 private study carrels, nine group study rooms, adjustable standing desks, a computer lab, and access to legal research databases.


  • 9:00 am - 4:45 pm  Wednesday, August 18 -- Friday, August 20.
    Beginning Saturday, August 21 normal fall hours are
  • Monday - Thursday  8:00 am - 9:45 pm
  • Friday  8:00 am - 4:45 pm
  • Saturday  12 noon - 5:45 pm
  • Sunday  12 noon - 7:45 pm
  • Closed September 6, October 9, November 11, 24, 25, 26, and 27.  December hours TBD.

Review our monthly calendar for additional library hours and holiday closures.
Library staffing is limited, especially on weekends, but we are responding to emails and similar inquiries.
No food is permitted within the law library.

COVID-19 Protocols

The University made the following updates effective August 6.

  • Masks are now required for everyone on our campuses, effective immediately. Individuals are not required to wear masks while alone in their office or while eating. Masks are not required outdoors.
  • Individuals who are not fully vaccinated should continue wearing masks while on campus and maintain physical distancing of 3 feet in the classroom and 6 feet elsewhere (as of July 2, unchanged).

Legal Research

UToledo law students, faculty, and staff may explore our Legal Research Links. Due to economic restructuring, the LaValley Law Library has no services available to the general public. Our computer lab is only open to UToledo Law students.

LaValley Law Library
419.530.2733 (circulation desk)
419.530.2946 (reference desk)

Last Updated: 10/11/21