Alumni services

Alumni may visit to conduct legal research using library resources. Please contact our reference librarians before visiting to confirm availability of materials.

Alumni can access the Law Library when Sullivan Hall is open to the public. Alumni do not have access outside of regular building hours.

Library services for alumni include:

  • Seattle University Law Library catalog
  • In-house use of non-restricted electronic databases
  • In-house use of library materials
  • Email Reference services

Alumni have no access to:

  • Document delivery
  • In-house printing
  • Interlibrary loans
  • Restricted databases, such as Westlaw and Lexis

Research stations

Research stations are located in the Reserve area. They may be used to access the Law Library’s research databases and for online legal research.

Ready reference

The Ready Reference area (wooden shelving directly behind the Reference Desk) contains general reference material, including indexes, directories and dictionaries. Use of those materials is limited to the reference area.

Micromedia room

The Micromedia collection is located in Room 201M in Reserve. Microform materials are listed in the catalog as located in "Micromedia." The Microform Collection Guide indicates the specific cabinet drawer and tray. Microforms may only be used in the library.