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Library Services

Our services are available to law students with a valid ID and to members of the bar. The library is not open to the general public.

Library Building & Physical Resources
The library holds more than 333,000 volumes, approximately 3,905 serial subscriptions, microforms currently equivalent to 154,000 volumes, audio and video tapes, computer software, and interactive videos.
Exam Archive
We provide an archive of past exams that our faculty have used in their classes for you to use as a preparation and study guide. The database is sortable by instructor or by class title.
California Western Scholarly Commons
Our online institutional repository bring together all of the law school’s research under one umbrella, with an aim to preserve and provide access to that research.
Electronic Resources
We provide you with access to a broad collection of websites, databases and other electronic resources.
Student Computer Services
We provide student network access, a collaborative teaching and learning space, access to laptop and desktop PCs, as well as printing and discounted software opportunities.
Publishing Opportunities
If you are seeking opportunities to present and publish your research, our list of publishing opportunities provides you with notices from journals, conferences, and symposia.