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The Library will be closed on Monday, January 19

January 15, 2015

The library will be closed on Monday, January 19, 2015 in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.


Spring Registration Open for Legal Research Certificate

January 13, 2015

Registration for the Certificate in Advance Legal Research classes is now open! The Certificate offers over twenty classes on various research topics. Instructions for day students are available on the Enrollment for Day Students page. Instructions for Evening Students are available Enrollment for Evening Students page. If you would like more information on the program or need help registering, contact Peter Kersten at pkersten@law.du.edu.


Join us for the Certificate in Legal Research Rollout Event!

September 02, 2014

The Library’s Certificate Program in Legal Research Kicks Off with a Rollout Event tomorrow, Sept 3rd. Join us from noon-1pm in Rm 180 to hear a panel of attorneys, librarians, and students talk about the importance of knowing how to research effectively in the real world. It’s very important to develop these skills as early as possible so join us and learn more about our Certificate in Legal Research that will help you get a head start on your research skills.

We will have lunch for everyone in attendance and the panel will discuss research in practice and answer all your questions.

You can now register for the Certificate in Basic Legal Research classes. Instructions are available on the Enrollment for Day Students page. If you are an evening student, find out how to participate on the Program for Evening Students page.


Check out the Library’s Blog - Hearsay!

August 28, 2014

After a hiatus of several years, the Westminster Law Library has revived its blog, Hearsay. We’ll be using the blog to highlight databases, websites, apps and other technology and (yes!) print materials that we think are valuable for legal and other types of research. We’ll also suggest research tips and post news and announcements about research classes and other library events. Check Hearsay regularly from the link on the library’s website (www.law.du.edu/library).


Registration for the Certificate in Basic Legal Research classes is now open!

August 28, 2014

You can now register for the Certificate in Basic Legal Research classes. Instructions are available on the Enrollment for Day Students page.


Noise Alert for Sunday, August 24 from 8am-6pm

August 18, 2014

The Denver University Law Review will be doing a staff training on Level 3 of the library from 8 a.m to 6 p.m. on Sunday, August 24. Materials and computers on Level 3 will be accessible, but you might want to work or study on Level 1 or 2 or in a study room.


Library’s Certificate Program in Legal Research Rollout Event

August 12, 2014

The Library’s Certificate Program in Legal Research Kicks Off with a Rollout Event on Sept 3rd (12-1pm, Rm 180)

Come to the Certificate Program’s Rollout Event on September 3rd from 12-1pm in Room 180. We will have a panel of attorneys, librarians, and students talk about the importance of knowing how to research effectively in the real world. It’s very important to develop these skills as early as possible so join us and learn more about our Certificate in Legal Research that will help you get a head start on your research skills.

We will have lunch for everyone in attendance and the panel will discuss research in practice and answer all your questions.

Looking forward to seeing you there!


New Hours and Restricted Access for Finals Exams Period

April 24, 2014

The Library will open at 7:00 a.m. on Monday – Friday during the period from April 28 – May 15, 2014. During this period of time, library access will be restricted to DU Law students, faculty and staff and those with legitimate legal research needs. You will need to swipe your DU identification card in the card reader at the front door if you want to enter the library during restricted hours. If you forget your card or the card reader does not accept it, please knock on the door so that a library employee can assist you. For more information, visit the Library Hours page.


Library Hours over Spring Break

February 25, 2014

From Sunday, March 16th through Sunday, March 23rd, the Library will be open 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. daily.


Restricted Access on Saturday, February 22 & Sunday, February 23 for Bar Prep

February 20, 2014

This Saturday, February 22 & Sunday, February 22, library access will be restricted to DU Law students, faculty and staff and those with legitimate legal research needs. You will need to swipe your DU identification card in the card reader at the front door if you want to enter the library after 9:00 p.m. If you forget your card or the card reader does not accept it, please knock on the door so that a library employee can assist you. For more information, visit the Library Hours page.


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