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Law Library Research Services

Information for UW Law students about the services we offer

Get Help from Research Services Librarians

Research Services Librarians are here to help you! We are dedicated to supporting UW Law students with all of their scholarly and educational pursuits. Please contact us regarding any of the services we offer. Ways to contact us:

 

  • Email Research Services at lawref@uw.edu (**note that this email address is only for UW Law faculty, staff, and students).
  • Make an appointment with a Research Services librarian (see below). 
  • Drop by the Reference Office whenever it's open. No Appointment necessary! 
  • Call the Reference Office whenever it's open: 206-543-6794

Information about our services for UW Law Students is also here.

Make an Appointment

You are welcome to seek help from the Research Services Librarians about any aspect of legal research. If you would like to make an appointment to meet with a Research Services Librarian one-on-one or with a group, contact us at lawref@uw.edu, saying what you'd like help with and suggesting possible times. Feel free to request a particular librarian and we'll do our best to accommodate you.

Research Services Librarian   

 Office 

Anna Endter
aendter@uw.edu

  L156

Mary Whisner
whisner@uw.edu

  L152

Maya Swanes
mswanes@uw.edu

  L157

Crystal Alberthal
calberth@uw.edu 

  L133

Research & Writing Resources

If you get stuck working on a complicated research project or just need some advice about where to start, contact us at lawref@uw.edu or visit us in the Reference Office. We're always happy to provide guidance at any stage in the research and writing process.

 

Law Library Research Guides

Westlaw, etc. Access

Bluebooking

Your Work on a Journal

Getting Published

UW Libraries 

UW Libraries Research Guides  

Academic Success Resources

Need help finding a study aid or exams from previous years? The Library provides these and many other resources to help you succeed during your law school career:

Study Aids

1LOutlines

Past Exams

Exams LibGuide 

Frequently Used Databases

As a UW Law student you have access to many specialized databases from our library. If you would like training on any of the databases we offer, contact us at lawref@uw.edu or stop by the Reference Office.

Frequently Used Databases:

Bloomberg Law

BNA

CALI

Casemaker

Checkpoint 

E-Jounals

Google Scholar

HeinOnline

Lexis Advance

Westlaw

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