Barry Law Library holiday hours… and Happy Holidays!

Congratulations on getting through your final exams! Your Barry Law Library staff wishes you the happiest of Hanukkah, merriest of Christmas, a healthy, safe, and happy New Year, and a restful, well-deserved winter break!
The Barry Law Library will be closing at 5 PM tomorrow, Friday 12/15, then CLOSED this coming weekend. Next week we will be open with limited hours and no Reference Librarians on duty: 10 AM to 5 PM, from Monday 12/18 through Friday 12/22. Then we will be CLOSED for the holidays, starting Saturday 12/23, and reopening on Tuesday, 1/2/2018.
Students, we are starting to post your Spring 2018 syllabi on the Academic Program page on Weblaw. Several of them will be posted by tomorrow (12/15), and everything else will be posted the first week of January.

Law Library hours for final exams and beyond

Starting this Saturday, December 2nd, all the way until the end of our final exam period on Thursday, December 14th, the Barry Law Library will extend its hours until midnight, every single night (so that includes Saturday the 2nd, Friday the 8th, and Saturday the 9th).  Our Law Library faculty and staff wish you the best on all your exams, and as always, we are available if you have any questions about anything!

Just a reminder to our visitors, including attorneys who are not Barry Law alumni: the Law Library will be closed to visitors (anyone other than Barry students, faculty, staff, and alumni) starting TOMORROW, Friday, December 1st, until Tuesday, January 2nd.

Thanksgiving Law Library hours (closed on Thursday 11/23)

Happy Thanksgiving to all of our Barry students, faculty, staff, alumni, and Law Library regulars!

The Barry Law Library will be closed for Thanksgiving this Thursday the 23rd, but we will be open for limited hours on Friday the 24th, from 8:30 AM until 5:00 PM, with no Reference Librarians on duty. We’ll be open for our regular hours on Saturday and Sunday.

Welcome Coretta Cort to the Barry Law Library staff!

Friends and colleagues,

Please help us welcome Coretta Cort to the Barry Law Library as our new Evening Circulation Assistant. Coretta has an Associate Degree from Seminole State College and is studying business administration at Columbia College here in Orlando. We are delighted to have Coretta aboard in time for extended Library hours during final exams.

Coretta brings her experience as an administrative assistant at Columbia College where, among other things, she assisted students,faculty, staff, and visitors, helped coordinate student orientation, and facilitated training for new Student Support Assistants.

Coretta can be reached at

Welcome Coretta!

–Glen-Peter Ahlers
Professor of Law
Associate Dean of Library and Information Services
Library Director

Our first floor is open again, and ready for you!

Barry Law students, faculty, staff, alumni, and visitors: our first floor Florida Collection is open and accessible again, and cleaner and nicer than ever before! Thank you SO MUCH for your patience as we cleaned up hurricane damage and improved the Law Library for YOU.