University of California, Los Angeles, B.F.A.
University of California, Berkeley, J.D.
University of California, Berkeley, M.L.I.S.
Library Professor Connie Lenz is the Law Library's Associate Director for Collection Development. She directs the growth and management of the Library’s extensive collections comprising over one million volumes and numerous electronic resources. She also serves as a member of the team responsible for the overall administration of the Law Library.
Professor Lenz received her B.F.A. degree in Art History from UCLA, and her J.D. and M.L.I.S. degrees from UC Berkeley. During the course of her career, she has served in a variety of service and administrative positions in academic law libraries nationwide, including the UC Berkeley Law Library and the University of Michigan Law Library.
Professor Lenz joined the University of Minnesota Law School library faculty in 2002. She is a member of the American Association of Law Libraries (AALL) and the Minnesota Association of Law Libraries. She currently serves as Vice-Chair of the AALL Digital Access to Legal Information Committee, as a member of the Legal Information Preservation Alliance’s Preservation/Digital Content Registry Task Group, and as a member of the Oxford University Press Library Advisory Council.
Does Form Follow Function? Academic Law Libraries Organizational Structures for Collection Development, 100 Law Library Journal 59 (2008) (recipient of the 2007 AALL/LexisNexis Call for Papers Award)
(with Helen Wohl)
Academic Law Libraries Collection Development Policies [compilation], available at: http://www.aallnet.org/sis/allsis/ (password required) (2005) [Updated by current committee]
(with Nancy J. Adams, Beth DiFelice & Jan Ryan Novak)
Directory of Collection Development Contacts in Academic Law Libraries, available at: http://www.aallnet.org/sis/allsis/ (password required) (2005) [updated by current committee]
(with Deborah Jefferies, Helen Wohl & Gary Yessin)
Who Is Collecting?, 24 ALL-SIS Newsletter 12 (Summer 2005)