Library Catalog - START HERE
Search the Library Catalog (Use the catalog to find books, journal holdings, videos, etc.)
- The catalog will indicate if the Law Library or Cowles Library owns an item, its location and call number, and whether it is checked out or on the shelf.
- Ask Information Desk staff if you want to place a hold on an item that is checked out or need assistance using the catalog. See also these basic catalog instructions.
Law Library Locator Guide
The Locator Guide allows you to look up the title of a major legal publication and determine the floor and shelf number where the publication may be found. It also lists the call numbers associated with select subject areas.
Questions? Problems? Contact one of our friendly reference librarians.
Additional Sites to Locate Books
Other databases may also index books or even provide the complete text of books. Please consult these links or ask a reference librarian for additional options or assistance.
If you find a book you need but it isn't available on campus, request it via Interlibrary Loan. Click on your status below for the procedures specific to your user group.