To schedule a consultation with a law librarian to discuss a research project or for assistance accessing library resources please email firstname.lastname@example.org and include your availability. We will do our best to accommodate your schedule or find a mutually workable time to meet.
All appointments will be scheduled using Zoom.
The Law Library has secured a 60-day subscription to the online Bluebook.
For access to this resource send an email to email@example.com requesting a registration key. To expedite processing and verification, be sure to email us from your HUSL email address. The 60-day period starts on the date the key is registered.
In response to university and library closures around the world, some vendors have made their online resources accessible at no cost. The resources listed below include information about how to access this content while it's available. Please note that these resources have only been made available on a temporary basis and are subject to change without notice.
If you have any questions about access generally, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
LexisNexis is providing temporary access to its LexisNexis Digital Library at no cost, which includes study guides, casebooks, treatises, and practice guides in eBook format. Titles include the Questions & Answers, Understanding, Mastering, and Skills & Values study guides.
Access is available to faculty by navigating to the virtual library and entering your HUSL email address as the Username.
If you need assistance navigating these resources online, basic training guides and additional instructional materials are available on the LexisNexis Digital Library Support & Training page in addition to a Getting Started Guide. As always, you can reach a librarian at email@example.com with any additional questions.
The West Academic suite of materials, including teaching manuals and self-assessment platform is temporarily available to all current HUSL faculty. There are question banks keyed to West Academic casebooks as well as general question banks that are generally applicable. More information about how to use the assessments can be found here. To ensure only faculty have access to this content, requests must be submitted and approved individually. Please reach out to us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we will help get you set up. These materials are available through June 1.
RedShelf Responds is working with a growing number of academic published (e.g., OUP, Cambridge University Press) to provide complimentary access to eBooks.
All materials on the NCLC Digital Library are temporarily accessible using a dedicated username/password for the HUSL community. Coverage includes Consumer Arbitration Agreements, Bankruptcy Law and Practice, Class Actions, Fair Debt Collection, Mortgage Lending, and Student Loan Law. Reach out to email@example.com for the login. To expedite processing and verification, be sure to email us from your HUSL email address. Tips and tricks to navigate the Digital Library can be found online.
UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN PRESS PUBLICATIONS
Access restrictions will be removed for over 1150 titles in the UMP dedicated platform through June 30, 2020.
Project Muse is making scholarly content from participating publishers temporarily available at no cost through their platform.
Consider subscribing directly to the Legal Scholarship Blog and promoting any workshops, conferences, and/or calls for paper that you think should be shared widely.