About the Library

The Pence Law Library is the hub of legal research at the Washington College of Law. The primary mission of the Pence Law Library is to provide the faculty, students, and staff of AUWCL with the information resources and library services necessary to support the instructional, research, and service activities of the law school.

The library is located in the Warren Building, spanning three floors. In addition to a robust U.S. legal collection, the library has specialized foreign & international law and human rights collections. The library has also been a federal government depository for more than thirty years and has a selected collection of federal primary resources.

Reference services are available seven days a week at the reference desk and by appointment, phone, email, or chat.

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Hours for WCL Students, Faculty and Staff
Days Hours
M - Fri 8am - 12am
Sat - Sun 9am - 12am
Hours for all other users
Days Hours
M - Fri 8am - 8pm
Sat 9am - 5pm
Sun CLOSED
*Please note that all visitors must check in at the Warren Information Desk located on the Terrace Level of the Warren building