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Research Librarians are here to help you access our materials and develop strategies and skills to support your research.

Contact a Research Librarian

We’re available to help you find materials in the Library and answer questions about legal research.  

Members of the Harvard Law community can schedule a meeting with a Librarian for in-depth research support for:

  • Legal research assignments
  • Journal articles, seminar papers, graduate theses
  • RA or clinical assignments, and more

The Librarians can help you develop research strategies, learn new sources and skills and efficiently navigate the research process

Contact methods

Research Tools

Classes and Other Training

Quick-Start Guides

Simple steps to help you get started.

Services for Clinics & Journals

Clinics & Student Practice Organizations (SPOs)

We’re here to assist instructors, students, and staff associated with a clinic or SPO.

Support for Instructors

  • A dedicated Library Liaison
  • Help with developing online content
  • Delivering in-class or stand-alone training classes

For Students

  • Research planning
  • Help identifying tools and resources

Read more on our Library Services for Clinics and SPOs Guide.


Each journal is assigned a Library Liaison to help with:

  • Training sessions on efficiently locating sources
  • Article Preview service to identify difficult sources
  • Tracking down hard-to-find sources
  • Answering questions about Library policies and services

Find your Library Liasion and learn more with our Library Services to Journals Guide.