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Law Libraries and Law Library Catalogs on the Internet

Law Library Online Catalogs (WashLaw)

Provides direct links to law library catalog search pages. Mostly U.S. law schools, but includes some other types of law libraries and a few Canadian law libraries as well. The site is no longer being updated as of June 2019.

OCLC FirstSearch “WorldCat” Database

Search millions of catalog records of books and other materials (legal and non-legal) cataloged by OCLC member libraries. Accessible only through computers on the CUNY network.

Law Library Associations

American Association of Law Libraries (AALL)
AALL’s Annual Meeting and Conference
AALL Academic Law Libraries Special Interest Section
AALL Asian American Law Librarians Caucus
AALL Black Caucus
AALL Latino Caucus
Law Library Association of Greater New York
Special Libraries Association Legal Division

Resources for Law Librarians

Beall’s List of Predatory Journals and Publishers

Not a law-only resource, but covers publications in a wide range of disciplines. Provided by librarian Jeffrey Beall.

Dewey B Strategic

Blog addressing new products, developments, and issues in the world of legal information. Written by Jean P. O’Grady.

In Custodia Legis

Blog by the Law Librarians of Congress

Law Library Resource Xchange (LLRX)

An online newsletter for law librarians.

LexisNexis InfoPro Homepage

Provides information on Lexis resources.

Librarian’s Guide to Homelessness

A resource for libraries to promote inclusiveness and reduce conflict when working with homeless patrons.