Law Library Publications Award



The Law Library Publication Award honors achievement in creating in-house library materials that are outstanding in quality and significance. "Creating" in-house works may include, but is not limited to, writing, compiling, editing, or designing print or non-print materials.

Application Information:

The deadline for Nominations is February 1 of each year. 

Please email one copy or mail four copies of the nomination form and supporting documentation to:

Sarah K. C. Mauldin
Director of Library Services
Smith, Gambrell & Russell, LLP
1230 Peachtree St NE
Promenade, Suite 3100
Atlanta, GA 30309-3592
Previous Winners:


  • Print Division: Lillian Goldman Law Library, Yale Law School, New Haven, CT, Emergency Flip Guide
  • Nonprint Division: Cornell Law Library, Ithaca, NY, Cornell Law Library Trial Pamphlets Collection


  • Print Division: Library of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit, Cincinnati, OH, Portraits of Justice: Judges of the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit
  • Nonprint Division: Library of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit, Cincinnati, OH, They Were Soldiers Once...


  • Print Division: Jacob Burns Law Library, The George Washington University Law School, Washington, D.C. A Legal Miscellanea
  • Nonprint Division: Library of the U.S. Courts for the Seventh Circuit, Chicago, IL, Bill's Bulletin
    Mendik Library, New York Law School, New York, NY, DRAGNET


  • Nonprint Division: Rutgers University Law School Library, Same-Sex Marriage: A Selective Bibliography of the Legal Literature?


  • Print Division: Tarlton Law Library, Jamail Center for Legal Research, University of Texas at Austin, Roy M. Mersky: An Oral History Interview
  • Nonprint Division: Law Library of Congress, Global Legal Monitor (GLM)


  • Print Division: Maryland State Law Library, Maryland State Law Library Annual Report FY 2007
  • Nonprint Division: Georgetown University Law Library, Georgetown Law Library Legal Research Tutorial


  • Print Division: Boston College Law Library, The Daniel R. Coquillette Rare Book Room
  • Nonprint Division: University of Texas Jamail Center for Legal Research Tarlton Law Library, Current Literature Awareness Services


  • Print division: Tarlton Law Library, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX Oral History Series No. 2: Harry M. Reasoner: An Oral History Interview
  • Nonprint division: Ross-Blakely Law Library, Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law, Arizona State University:Biotechnology & Genomics Portal


  • Print division: Thomas M. Cooley Law SchooL Libraries: Thomas M. Cooley Law Libraries' Drink Container Posters
  • Nonprint division: King County Law Library: Without Access to Information, There is No Justice: A Documentary Video Celebrating 85 Years of Public Law Libraries in Washington


  • Print division: George Washington University School of Law, Jacob Burns Law Library: The French Collection
  • Nonprint division: University of Denver School of Law, Westminster Law Library: Case Finding Using Reports and Digests


  • Print division: Catholic University, Washington, D.C., Catholic Dimensions of Legal Study: Catholic University Law School Annotated Bibliography
  • Nonprint division: Suffolk University Law School Library, Boston, MA: Suffolk University Law School Library Maps


  • Print Division: Law Library Of Jones, Walker, Llp
    New Orleans, Louisiana
    @ the Library
  • Nonprint Division: Jamail Center For Legal Research
    Tarlton Law Library, University of Texas School of Law, Austin, Texas
    Texas Constitutions Digitization Project


  • Print Division: Heafey Law Library, Santa Clara University, "ClaraNet Postcard Series"
  • NonPrint Division: Robert Crown Law Library, Stanford University, "Election 2000 Website"


  • Print Division: Tarlton Law Library, "Jamail Center for Legal Research Annual Report"
  • NonPrint Division: Tarlton Law Library, "Jamail Center for Legal Research Website"


  • Print Division: Akin, Gump, Strauss, Hauer & Feld, LLP, "Orientation and Display Materials for New Lawyers"
  • NonPrint Division: National Digital Law Library Program Law Library of Congress, "A Century of Lawmaking for a New Nation"


  • Print Division: Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft Library, "1997 Associate Library Materials"
  • NonPrint Division: Cornell Law Library, "Cornell Law Library Web Site"
  • Honorable Mention: Boston College Law Library, "Law Library Services and Computing Information for Law School Faculty"


  • Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft


  • Georgetown University Law Center Library and Massachusetts Trial Court Law Libraries


  • Boston College Law School Library


  • Loyola Marymount University School of Law


  • Emory University Law Library


  • Western New England School of Law Library and Emory University Law Library


  • The University of Michigan Law Library


  • The Law Library of Louisiana and St. Louis University Law Library


  • Case Western Reserve University Law Library


  • Brigham Young University Law Library


  • Duke University School of Law Library