Thursday, September 22, 2016

New Moritz Law Library Research Guide on College History and Digital Archives

Interested in researching the early history of the Moritz College of Law or locating information about former students, alumni, faculty and staff who contributed to the success of the College over the years? You may have already browsed the College’s website featuring a wealth of historical information celebrating the 125th Anniversary of the College’s founding, with law classes held for the first time on October 1, 1891.

A new research guide on College History: Digital Collections & Archives also features library resources and digital archives of interest to Moritz researchers. The guide provides selected highlights of College history and directs users to further information on digital collections, print archives and pictorial resources. Digital collections include the College of Law Class Composites (1902-1996), alumni and student publications such as All Rise, Buckeye Barrister and the Law Record, as well as all five law journals, beginning with the Ohio State Law Journal, first published in 1935.

For questions about researching College history, related publications and archives, please visit the library’s Reference Desk or email lawlibref@osu.edu.