College of Law

Administration Office: 208-885-2255
Dean’s Office: 208-885-4977
fax: 208-885-5709
Menard 101
711 S. Rayburn Drive

Mailing Address:
College of Law
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive MS 2321
Moscow, ID 83844-2321


phone: 208-364-4074
fax: 208-334-2176
322 E. Front St., Suite 590
Boise, ID 83702

Ruth Funabiki

Ruth Funabiki

Office: Menard 114
Phone: (208) 885-2158
Mailing Address: PO Box 442324

Moscow, Idaho 83844-2324

College of Law
University of Idaho
Head of Technical Services

Campus Locations: Moscow

  • Research/Focus Areas
    • Public Access to Legal Information
    • Library 2.0
    • Effects of Advertising Upon Decision Making
  • Biography

    Ruth Funabiki joined the faculty in 1983 as Associate Law Librarian for Technical Services. Her previous professional experience includes academic, music, and law firm libraries.

    Ms. Funabiki majored in music education before earning graduate degrees in library science and communication. She is an active member of the American Association of Law Libraries and the Idaho Library Association. She serves on the Idaho Commission For Libraries Special Projects Librarian Action Team and the Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) Advisory Council.. 

    Ms. Funabiki's research and professional interests include social networking related to libraries, increasing public library access to legal materials, mass media law, and the effect of advertising on decision-making.