Academic Law Libraries and the Crisis in Legal Education
105 Law Libr. J. 275 (2013)
29 Pages Posted: 2 May 2015
Date Written: August 2013
Today's law schools are threatened by declining enrollments and poor job prospects for graduates. Prominent reformers are exposing dysfunctions within the current system and recommending improvements, but many of these proposals misunderstand academic law libraries and their contributions to student and faculty success.This article examines four possible curricular reforms and suggests ways that law librarians can participate in a comprehensive effort to make legal education more useful.
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