Access & Hours

Pence Law Library Holiday and Exam Schedule

**Starting November 12th, Access to the Library is limited to WCL faculty, staff and students, WCL Alumni and Government Depository Users.

Thanksgiving 2015

Wednesday, November 25: 8am - 6pm
Thursday, November 26: CLOSED
Friday, November 27: 8am - 6pm

Reading Period and Exams

Friday, December 4 – Thursday, December 17, 2015


Friday, December 18 - Sunday, January 3, 2016: CLOSED*

Monday, January 4, 2015: AU/WCL reopens at Tenley!

Monday, January 4: 8am - 6pm
Tuesday, January 5: Normal hours resume

Normal Hours

Monday - Friday, 8am - 12am (Public Hours 8am - 8pm)
Saturday - Sunday, 9am - 12am (Public Hours 9am - 5pm)

*American University and WCL are completely closed.

WCL students, faculty and staff may access the Library 24/7. Access is granted by swiping a current AU ID card in the card reader to the left of the Library’s entrance. Library services are not available outside of regular Library hours.

Users without AU ID cards must sign in with Security in the lobby prior to using the Library and exit at the designated closing time (8 p.m. Mon-Fri; 5 p.m. Sat-Sun).