Building Hours |
Who can access the Law Library? |
Location & Parking Information |
Elevator Access to the Law Library |
Saturday, April 1, 11 am – 8 pm: Library closed to everyone EXCEPT current Law School faculty, staff and students due to the Ann Arbor Monroe Street Fair.
Building access with M-Card after 8 pm. Midnight - 2am: Law Students Only
* Non-law students already studying in the building at midnight may remain until 2 am when the Reading Room is open until 2 am.
The University of Michigan Law School welcomes researchers to the underground Smith Addition to use the collection, including U.S. depository materials, for their legal research.
Those with no legal research need are welcome to use the unrestricted portion of the Reading Room, which is open for general study.
Who May Enter the Underground Smith Addition
For information about applying for a research pass, contact the Law Library Reference Desk at
Address: 801 Monroe Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1210
Parking: Coin parking meter hours: Mon - Sat, 6 am to 6 pm.(Meters are free evenings and Sundays)
Alternative to coins: buy a Stored Value Card. Cards can be purchased at 324 Maynard Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48104. For more information, please contact
Getting from the street level to the underground levels takes a few steps:
Wireless internet access is available in the Reading Room and underground Law Library.