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    Find the resources and materials you need to learn the fundamentals of legal research.

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    Find out what you should know about the library as you start your first semester at YLS

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    A collection of all of the blog posts, articles, videos, tutorials, and research guides we have created to support student & faculty research at Yale Law School.

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LocationToday's Hours
Lillian Goldman Law Library10am – 12am
Circulation Desk Hours10am – 8pm
Rare Book RoomClosed
Reference Desk Hours1pm – 5pm


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