Answered By: Kate Britt
Last Updated: Mar 01, 2022     Views: 54


  • During business hours, U-M Law faculty, staff, students, and research scholars who are locked out of their offices and carrels can contact Law Facilities (734.763.3003) for help. Note that part-time Law Library staff cannot unlock doors.
  • After hours (including nights and weekends), please contact the security guard at 734-320-7475.

Journal Students locked out of a journal office

  • Contact someone on your journal to let you in.
  • If you can't find someone, contact DPSS. However, DPSS may not have keys to your journal office, so verify that they do when you call.
  • Law Library staff cannot unlock journal offices or carrels for students.


  • If you are locked out of a classroom you have reserved after hours (nights and weekends), please see the Reading Room Desk.
  • Otherwise, please contact law facilities for assistance.

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