Moritz Law Library


Library Catalog Briefly Unavailable on Thursday, May 5th

The OSU library catalog will briefly be unavailable on Thursday, May 5th from 5pm-7pm. Searching the OhioLINK catalog or WorldCat@OSU are good alternatives during this time.

New Library Hours for Spring Semester

See the Moritz Law Library’s new spring semester hours below, in addition to the full listing of hours showing when the library is open over breaks and holiday weekends. These hours reflect when the library is staffed and open to OSU and public researchers. Moritz Law students will continue to have 24-hour library access with their BuckIDs.

Regular Spring Semester Hours (beginning Sun., Jan. 10)*
Monday-Thursday 8am – 9pm
Friday 8am – 7pm
Saturday 10am – 7pm
Sunday 10am – 9pm

*Doors to Drinko Hall will be locked at 8pm Sunday-Thursday and 7pm Friday and Saturday.

Request a Research Consultation for Customized Research Help

Researching a complicated legal issue? Selecting or researching a topic for a law journal note or seminar paper? Consider meeting with a Moritz Law Library reference librarian for a research consultation. Fill out our research consultation request form with a description of your research project and the times you are available to meet.

Moritz Law Library Newsletter

In the latest issue, read about a new space on campus for research and collaboration, changes to WestlawNext and Lexis Advance, resources available from CALI, a catalog of upcoming student essay competitions, a reminder about the journal article alert system SmartCILP, an updated print cancellations list, and new books in the Moritz Law Library collection.

Moritz Publications Now Digitally Archived in Knowledge Bank

The Moritz Law Library recently digitized several College of Law student and alumni publications, which are now available in the University’s open access institutional repository, the Knowledge Bank. Browse the Buckeye Barrister (published intermittently from 1951 until 1970) and the Law Record (1958-2005) to explore news of people, programs, and events. These two publications join the current All Rise publication and the College of Law Class Photographs (1902-1996) in a growing Moritz digital archives.

Accuracy Check Guide for Law Journals

The Moritz Law Library provides an Accuracy Check Resources Guide for use by law journal members cite-checking articles.