Students at the Law Library

David C. Shapiro Memorial Law Library

Circulation Desk: (815) 753-0507

Reference Desk: (815) 753-0519


  • Everyone is welcome to use the print resources of the Law Library. For questions about the library's collections & services or for research assistance please call the Reference Desk at (815) 753-0519.
  • Some online resources are restricted to College of Law students, faculty & staff (indicated by [CoL]  below). If you are not affiliated with the College of Law, the starred [*] resources offer similar content.
  • For descriptions of the resources listed below, see the Online Research Center.

Major legal databases

Journals & law reviews

Law-related websites

Online catalogs

General resources