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Harvard University and Harvard Law School shifted to remote teaching and learning, as of Monday, March 23. For more information and the latest updates, please visit the HLS coronavirus information page.


Historical & Special Collections (HSC) is a unit of the Harvard Law School Library, whose primary mission is to support the teaching and research programs of the Harvard Law School and Harvard University. In support of this mission, HSC acquires, catalogs, preserves, and makes available materials that document the history of the law in general and of Anglo-American law in particular.