Julie Lim, Director of the Law Library and Professor, received her B.A. from Queens College, her J.D. from the Seattle University School of Law, and her M.L.S. from the University of Washington. At CUNY Law, she has the responsibility for the law library. She directs the library services to law students, staff and faculty through the Legal Research Program, Reference Services, and Faculty Liaison Program. In addition, she teaches courses in legal research. Her professional activities include active service in the American Association of Law Libraries and Law Library Association of Greater New York. She has made presentations on immigration law research and law library computer applications at such American Association of Law Libraries’ panels as "The Flickering Lamp: Changing Immigration Law," and "Recycling Your Law Library Skills When You've Been Burned Out, Phased Out or Kicked Out," and has prepared research materials for Law Library Association of Greater New York and the Practising Law Institute. Recently, she did a presentation on on-line legal research for over 70 attorneys.
Why I Teach at CUNY Law?
"I love teaching at CUNY because the Law School attracts the most energetic and thoughtful law students who are committed to pursuing social justice and helping people who need help. And I see the results when our students graduate and pursue that commitment."