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Dorraine Zief Law Library

The Dorraine Zief Law Library provides an attractive and comfortable research and study environment for the University of San Francisco Law community.

Our building features wireless access, ample study seating, group study rooms with audio-visual equipment, a virtual interview space, and a computer lab designed for legal research instruction. We organize legal research resources and select tools to help ensure that the USF School of Law community has access to relevant legal and interdisciplinary information.

Get Started with Key Services

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Study Rooms & Zoom Space

Book a group study room or the virtual interview space. For USF law students, law faculty and law staff only.


Visit the library catalog to search across the holdings of Zief Law Library and Gleeson Library, including books, journals, videos, and other materials. Login to your library record to request items, renew items, and check due dates.

Chat With a Librarian

USF law students, faculty, and staff can receive research help through our live chat service.

Research Help

Our research librarians are here to provide USF law students and faculty with expert research assistance and training.

Law Library Hours


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