Research Help

Welcome to the Law Library! The research librarians are available and committed to helping you wherever you are. We offer a variety of research services, including research consultations, research training, research assistance when you are writing a a paper, serving on the law review, or working in a clinic or as a research assistant, and we offer several legal research classes.

We can be reached in several ways:

  • Please contact the team of research librarians via email anytime at (please add “ref @” to your contact list to help ensure our response goes to your inbox).
  • Schedule a consultation with us at You are welcome to reach out directly to the individual research librarians listed below.
  • Stop by the reference desk on L3 in the main reading room: M-F, 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM EST.

We look forward to hearing from you, 
The LGLL Research and Instruction Team

Updated Date: 
Thursday, August 25, 2022

Contact a Research Librarian

Trezlen Drake's picture Trezlen Drake
Head of Digital Resources and Foreign, International Law Librarian
Julie Krishnaswami's picture Julie Krishnaswami
Head of Research Instruction and Lecturer in Legal Research
Room 307 (L3)
Phone: 203-432-7934
Evelyn Ma's picture Evelyn Ma
Reference Librarian for Foreign and International Law and Lecturer in Legal Research
Room 0004 (L1)
Phone: 203-432-7120
Nicholas Mignanelli's picture Nicholas Mignanelli
Head of Programming, Research Librarian, and Lecturer in Legal Research
Room 308 (L3)
Phone: 203-432-8153
John Nann's picture John Nann
Senior Librarian for Reference, Instruction, and Collection Development and Lecturer in Legal Research
Room 314A (L3)
Phone: 203-432-1259
Lucie Olejnikova's picture Lucie Olejnikova
Associate Director for Foreign and International Law and Lecturer in Legal Research
Room 0005 (L1)
Phone: 203-432-7371
Nor Ortiz's picture Nor Ortiz
Technology and Digital Initiatives Fellow
Michael VanderHeijden's picture Michael VanderHeijden
Associate Director for Scholarly and Reference Services
Room 313 (L3)
Phone: 203-432-4367