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1L Survival Guide - Library Resources: General LRC Info

Get all the info about library resources that will help you have a successful first year of law school.

Leisure Reading Collection

Need a break from your case books?  Check out one of the books from our leisure reading section.  It's located right in front of study room 320.  Here is just a sample of the books in our leisure collection.

Reference Services

When class is in session, reference librarians are available: 

  • Monday-Friday 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

We can help you with things like locating relevant resources (articles, books, etc.), developing effective search techniques, and navigating legal databases.

Help is available in-person at the reference desk, by phone (215-571-4771) or by email.

You can also send a question by chat.

Circulation/Access Services

The wonderful access services staff can help you with many LRC issues.  Visit the circulation desk to check out books on reserve or a study room.  They can also answering your questions about printing and copying



Can't find what you are looking for in the LRC?  Try Inter-Library Loan.  You can sometimes borrow books and other materials from another library if we don't have what you need.  You can place a request online using ILLiad.  If you have any questions about the ILL process, contact Access Services at 215.571.4772.

LRC Policies & Procedures

Below are links to basic LRC policies and procedures.