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Library Services for Law Faculty

Research Support

The librarians can help you with locating items for research, understanding what has been written on a topic (both in law and other fields), and helping you stay up to date on your areas of research interest. For the quickest research assistance email 

The Library also has a Library RA Pool. Resident faculty can make use of Library RAs for discrete research projects. The RAs work under the supervision of the librarians. Contact Michelle Penn if you have a project for the Library RA Pools. Please also contact Michelle if you would like to recommend a student for the RA Pool.


RA Training

The law librarians are available to discuss research projects with research assistants and assist them in locating resources. Formal trainings for RAs are offered in mid-May, but RAs may reach out to librarians for assistance at any time by contacting

Current Awareness

For help subscribing to SmartCILP alerts and/or any other alert service such as Bloomberg, Westlaw, or Lexis alerts, email

New Book Alerts

New books purchased by the library can be viewed here. You can receive new book alerts based on subject areas of interest. To receive or change your existing new books subject areas, contact,  

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