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Adjunct Law Faculty Guide to the Law Library

This guide to the Law Library is for adjunct law faculty. See how we can help support your teaching!


Welcome to the Robert S. Marx Law Library! This guide is intended to introduce you to the many ways that the Library can assist you in your teaching, research, and scholarship!

Important Contact Information & Links

Library Director:

Michael Whiteman 
Associate Dean for Law Library Services and Director of the Robert S. Marx Law Library
Professor of Practice
Room 314B, Marx Law Library

Public & Research Services:

  • Circulation Desk: 556-3016

Information Technology:

Note: IT is not part of the Law Library. Those seeking IT support and information should contact the following:

Building & Library Access

Building & Library Access

During regular business hours (weekdays, 8:00am -- 5:00pm) enter through the Clifton Avenue doors. After regular business hours or on the weekend, use the sliding glass doors at the back of the building where a call button has been installed with voice and video links to the Library Circulation Desk. This service is only available during hours that the Law Library is open. See Library Hours for a schedule of open hours.

Reporting Unauthorized Persons & Emergencies

To report unauthorized persons in the Law Library after hours, or to report any personal or facility-related emergency, please call UC Public Safety at 556-1111. 

Library & Reference Hours

Library Hours

Hours vary during holidays.  You can check Library hours at 556-0163 or at​.

  • Circulation hours:
    • Monday -- Friday 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Closed Saturday and Sunday

Reference Hours

Reference librarians can help you with formulating research strategies and using research tools. To consult with a reference librarian, please use this form. The law librarians have also written guides that we post on the Law Library’s website. Additionally, we link to research guides that others have created. See, Research Resources, For interdisciplinary subjects, check one of the UC Library Subject Guides,

  • Reference hours:
    • Monday -- Friday 9:00am - Noon, 1:00pm - 5:00pm. 

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