Conducting Research in Historical & Special Collections
Historical & Special Collections (HSC) houses one of the world's most comprehensive collections of research materials for the study of legal history. Materials in HSC are open to all researchers regardless of academic affiliation.
The Historical & Special Collections Reading Room is open by appointment only. Appointments are available Tuesday - Friday, 10:00am – 5:00pm. Please contact us by phone or email to discuss your research needs and set up an appointment. You can also use our online appointment request form.
Harvard Law School Library
1545 Massachusetts Avenue
Cambridge, MA 02138
History of Harvard Law School and Harvard University
This LibGuide is a selective list of sources with historical information about Harvard Law School and Harvard University. Directories and periodicals with information about the faculty, students, and curricula are included. Direct links are provided for material that is available online.