Welcome to the WashULaw Library


Exam Period Restricted Access:

Saturday, December 3rd through Friday, December 16th, 2022

Access to the Law Library is restricted to Law School students, faculty, and staff. Those without proper identification will be asked to leave.


The Library supports the law school’s legal and interdisciplinary scholarship and the curricular needs of its faculty and students.  It is committed to educating and empowering students, scholars, and the university community by providing access to legal information, ideas, and resources.

  • Search a Catalog for books; eBooks; journals; eJournals; databases; & more
    • Search Washington University’s Online Catalog
    • Search MOBIUS: for books from a consortium of Missouri Libraries
    • Search WorldCat: for materials not available at WU Libraries; use to request items via Interlibrary Loan (LawILL)
  • Find a Legal Database: A-Z List or Subject List
  • Find a WU Libraries Database for interdisciplinary research: A-Z List
  • Find a Research Guide

Need Research Help? Ask a Reference Librarian

11.12.2015--Students study in the Washington University Law Library. James Byard/WUSTL Photos

Law Library Services

Discover a wealth of resources—from digital databases and research guides to interlibrary loan access—all right here.

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Browse our major research collections

Explore volumes of international law texts, US state and federal documents, and periodicals.

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General Library Information

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