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Robert C. Berring, Jr., 1949 -

Information about Robert Berring, third director of the Gallagher Law Library


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Bob Berring has long been well-known among law librarians for his humorous, accessible, and fun approach to legal research instruction. From his popular 1989 “Commando Legal Research” video series to multiple editions of the esteemed How to Find the Law book, his works have informed, entertained, and challenged readers.

For a partial but substantial list of his writings, see Frank G. Houdek, From the Reference Desk to River City: A Bibliography of the Writings of Robert C. Berring, 99 Law Libr. J. 413 (2007).