Researching Seminar and Note Topics

Are you on a law journal, trying to find the perfect Note topic? Or is your seminar paper topic challenging your research skills? If you have these, or any scholarly legal research quandaries this semester, then come by the Massey Law Library and ask one of our Reference Librarians about the many research tools at your disposal…. Keep Reading

Need a study break?

Law students will find new additions to our collection this semester that offer an excuse to take a break and relax for a while. The Law Library now has board games, cards, balls, Frisbees, and more for members of the VU Law community to check out for up to three days. If writing outlines, prepping… Keep Reading

Alumni Access to Law Databases

When on campus, alumni may access most of the library’s electronic resources available through Vanderbilt libraries. We are also able to offer remote, off-campus, access to a select group of specially licensed alumni databases . To gain remote access, alumni will need a VUNet ID. If you do not already have a VUNet ID, request… Keep Reading

Student Research Productivity Workshops at VU

Vanderbilt Libraries is offering a new workshop series this spring, designed to strengthen students’ research skills and use of online tools to increase productivity and improve coursework. These interactive workshops will be held in 418a Central Library and will be taught by a variety of subject liaison librarians. See the full list of workshops and… Keep Reading

Law Library Resumes Semester Hours

Welcome back, students! The Massey Law Library will resume its regular hours on Saturday, January 9th in preparation for classes to begin on January 11. Hours are posted here: The Law Library is open to the public during regular business hours, which are Monday through Friday, 8:00 am to 6:00 pm. After 6:00 pm… Keep Reading

Vanderbilt Library Survey

The Vanderbilt Libraries have opened a survey and are asking for the entire community to respond. Please visit the webpage here: . Responses will be reviewed to help us enhance our services. Respondents can also enter a drawing to win an iPad mini.

ACORN Upgrade Starts May 31

Necessary system updates will occur as ACORN is redirected to DiscoverLibrary during the month of June. During this time, patrons will have the ability to check out and return items as usual. While DiscoverLibrary allows users to conduct searches across a wide breadth of resources both in and outside of the Vanderbilt University collection, ACORN… Keep Reading

Study Guides and Past Exams Available for Law Students

Did you know that the Massey Law Library at VLS provides an exam bank and study aids for most law school classes? For nearly every course in the law school, students can find hornbooks, treatises, and commercial study guides to help explain points of law and offer extra problem sets to work through for those… Keep Reading