Library Services For Law Faculty
The Law Library is committed to serving its faculty and instructors. Click below to find out more information about the services provided by the library, including research assistance, setting up alerts for new and incoming material, and much more.
Notice of New Books: Contact Jean to request notification of new books in selected subject areas. Contact Carolyn to request help setting up notifications from the library's catalog about new materials across campus in selected subject areas.
BNA Email Alerts: Contact Stacey to request that BNA alerts on news or subject area be emailed to you.
Journal Routing: Contact Stacey to request that a specific journal be routed to you or for a print list of all law journals, law journals in a selected subject area, and/or journals in interdisciplinary fields.
eTOC: Contact Jean for assistance finding journals that provide electronic table of contents that are emailed to you. eTOC services are primarily available for journals on interdisciplinary databases.
Alerts from Westlaw or Lexis: Contact Jean for assistance in creating an alert providing updated information on a subject, case or statute from West Clip, Keycite, Lexis Eclipse or Shepard’s.
Blogs: Contact Jean for assistance finding blogs in subject areas of interest emailed to you.
CILP/SmartCILP Contact Anna for assistance in setting up weekly email service covering newly-published articles in almost 600 legal journals. Notifications may be organized by subject or title.
News: Contact Jean for assistance finding news resources with RSS feeds that email the news to you.
DigitalCommons @ UIdaho Law: Faculty scholarship, among other collections, is being housed on the UI Law Library's institutional repository (IR). For more information about DigitalCommons @ UIdaho Law, including questions about depositing research and scholarship on the IR, contact Anna.
SSRN: Contact Anna for information on SSRN accounts and for subscribing to SSRN ejournals. For assistance in uploading a publication to SSRN contact their technical support at 877-777-6435.
Research Assistance: Click here to receive research assistance from a reference librarian.
Bibliographic Instruction for Teaching or Research Assistants: Contact Jean for research instruction for Teaching or Research Assistants.
In-Class Presentations: Contact Jean for in-class presentations on research materials, electronic resources, and catalog searches.
Instructional design: Contact (Katie Smith) to set up a class in Lexis Web Courses (Blackboard). Contact TWEN (800-484-4876) to set up class on TWEN. Click here for assistance with BbLearn at the University of Idaho.
Electronic Resource Instruction: Contact Jean for instruction on electronic resources for one or more faculty.
Research Databases: Contact Jean for questions about access to research databases.
Borrowing/Requesting Items: Contact Jean for assistance finding materials and requesting from a catalog or database.
Interlibrary Loan: Contact interlibrary loan staff for assistance with interlibrary loan requests.
Recommend a Purchase: Contact Jean with requests to purchase U.S. and international law materials in print and electronic resources.
Course reserves: Contact Carolyn for assistance with print or electronic reserves.