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Family Law: Need Help?

A guide designed for MU Law students to introduce some of the Law Library resources on family law.

Reference/Ask Us!

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Law Library
573-882-4597 (Administration)
573-882-9676 (Fax)
573-884-6362 (Reference)
mulawreference@missouri.edu or click here for MU Law Library staff contact information.

See the MU Law Library website for more information about the MU Law Library.

Accessing Online Databases

On Campus
If you are on campus, access is almost always through IP access.  This means that the database will recognize your computer automatically if you are using your office computer, a library computer, or MIzzou Wireless. 

Off Campus - Law only resources
Some resources are made available only to Law School faculty and students.  These have an access designation of Law only. To access these resources from off campus

Click the URL for the database
Enter your username/Password (the same one you use for your email)


Off Campus - MU resources
Some resources are made available to the entire University of Missouri campus.  These have an access designation of MU access.  To access these resources from off campus:

Click the URL for the database
Enter your username/Password (the same one you use for your email)

Forgot Your Username or Password?
We have several password protected databases, including Bloomberg, LexisNexis, and Westlaw.  Our vendors want to help you work out password issues, or any other issues you may have with their service.

If you have lost your username and password, first try the “Forgot My Password” functionality first.  If you still have trouble, call them.  They really want to talk to you about this as you have the answers to your security questions.

Bloomberg Law – 1-888-560-BLAW (2529)

LexisNexis – 1-800-45-LEXIS (53947)

Westlaw – 1-800-WESTLAW (937-8529)

Cindy Bassett bassettcw@missouri.edu | 573-884-9150 can help with the process as well.

Associate Law Librarian for Patron Services

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Cindy Shearrer
Contact:
122A Hulston Hall

School of Law Library

University of Missouri

Columbia, MO 65211

shearrerc@missouri.edu
573-882-1125
Website
Subjects: Law

  Where are these books located?

MU Law RESERVE materials are located on the 1st floor plaza level in the room behind the circulation desk.

MU Law DISPUTE RESOLUTION materials are located on the 2nd floor of the law library.

MU Law REFERENCE materials are located on the 1st floor plaza level of the law library.

MU Law refers to treatises located on the 3rd floor of the law library.