Law School Alumni

You’re always welcome back!

Contact us with your reference and research questions or visit us to use our extensive collection of research resources. Join the Law School Alumni e>Community for remote access to additional resources.

Borrowing Privileges

Licensed Minnesota attorneys can apply for Law Library borrowing privileges by completing an PDF iconApplication for Special Borrowing Privilege form. Submit your form and present your attorney license at the Circulation Desk or fax copies of both items to the Law Library at 612-625-3478. Borrowing privileges only apply to items in the Law Library’s general collection with a loan period of six weeks.

Other University of Minnesota Libraries extend borrowing privileges through the University Libraries’ Friends of the Libraries program. Members of the University of Minnesota Alumni Association may become a Friend of the Library for a discounted fee.

Questions? Contact the Access Services Librarian: or call 612-625-4300.

Retrieval Service

The Law Library provides a retrieval service for all University of Minnesota Law School alumni. We will pull requested items from our collection and place them on our hold shelf at the Circulation Desk free of charge. This service is a retrieval service only; the items are not sent to you. 

Remote Access to Vault: a career intelligence resource

Vault’s coverage includes:

  • Topical industries & professions information
  • Reviews & ratings of employers & internship programs
  • Career advice articles & videos
  • Job & internship position listings and more!

    Available to U of M Law Alumni via e>Community!

Register and log in to e>Community to access the Vault.

Remote Access to the HeinOnline Law Journals Library

  • A collection of over 2,500 law and law-related journals.
  • Browse or search by article title, author, subject and more.
  • Download articles in a searchable PDF format.

Contact the Law Library Reference Office for instructions to access this collection.

Contact Information

University of Minnesota Law School

Walter F. Mondale Hall | 229 19th Avenue South | Minneapolis, MN 55455

P: 612-625-5000

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