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COVID-19: Law School Planning and Response

COVID-19 Hotline

Erie County Department of Health hotline for COVID-19 related calls: 716-858-2929

For Law-IT Assistance: Call 716-645-7393, email Law-IT-AVServices@buffalo.edu or submit a request via Law IT's Ticket Support Center

For Live Law-IT Requests (Mon-Fri, 9am to 5pm): Text 716-222-9905 or Live Zoom Support Line.

Additional IT Resources:

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Law Library Services

On this page:

E-Textbooks

  • 1L Courses – complete inventory of assigned textbooks (includes links to e-textbooks available free of charge)
  • Upper Level Courses – listing of e-textbooks (free of charge) only.

Library Hours and Access

The Law Library’s primary goal is to provide a safe location for law students to do research and study.

Closed on Monday, July 5th in observance of Independence Day.

The library is closed to the public. Students may access the following services:

Service Desk Hours

  • Monday – Friday from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
  • Information Desk closed Saturday and Sunday

Reference Librarian Hours

  • Monday – Friday from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
  • Reference Desk closed Saturday and Sunday

24/7 Study Spaces

  • 5th and 7th floors are 24/7 study spaces for JD and LLM students, enter through 5th floor
  • When the service desk is closed, students are limited to study spaces on the 5th and 7th floors

Virtual Research Assistance

Printing Services

Second Floor "Law School" Printers in Law Library Moved to 5th and 7th Floors

  • “Law School” printer moved from the 2nd floor to the 5th floor, to ensure law students have 24/7 access.
  • Two “UB Print Anywhere” printers are relocated outside the Law Library, one on the first floor and one on the second floor of O’Brian Hall. More information on “UB Print Anywhere” printers is here
  • Two Lexis printers are located on the 5th and 7th floors. Free printing provided by Lexis
  • More information on O’Brian workstations and printers is here.

Please note, the 2nd floor Law Library entrance is currently closed.

UB Print Anywhere

UB students receive a semesterly quota of free pages to print assignments at any of 40 print station kiosks. Visit their website to learn how to easily print assignments from any computer, a computing site, smartphone, a USB drive, and more.