The law library provides many resources and services to academics and historians across the globe. We can help you find information and archival documents on old Louisiana cases or biographical information for judges and attorneys. Our rare books collection is unparalleled in its scope of early Louisiana law and legal history. We also have an extensive number of books and serials on Louisiana legal history. Please contact the library in advance if you wish to visit the rare books collection. You can also visit our research guides on Louisiana legal history, including guides on the history of Louisiana codes and on famous Louisiana cases, and on European legal history.
Some highlights from the rare books collection include: