Welcome to the online tour of the Hugh & Hazel Darling Law Library!

Main Reading RoomWhen opened in 1949, the law library contained approximately 21,000 volumes. Today, the library collection includes over 600,000 bound volumes and over 96,000 microforms. The library's print collection is complemented by a wide variety of electronic resources.

The Library has 6 levels. The Main Entrance is on Level 1. There is one level below Level 1 and four above. Click the links above to navigate through each floor.

 

 

 

Guide to Popular Titles and Subjects

Location Key: MRR=Main Reading Room; NRR=North Reading Room; ERR=East Reading Room
Title/Subject Location Call Numbers
American Law Reports (ALR)
Level 1 (NRR) KF 132 A5
Bankruptcy
Level M (South) KF 1501 - 1548
Cal Forms: Legal & Business
Level 2 KFC 68 C34
California Forms of Pleading & Practice Level 2 (South) KFC 1010 A65 C15
California Law Level 2
(South)
KFC
Ahmanson Collection
Civil Procedure
          for California
Level 2
Level 2
KF 8810 - 9075
KFC 990 - 1089
Contracts
          for California
Level M
Level 2
KF 801 - 1241
KFC 215 - 300
Criminal Law
          for California
Level 2
Level 2
KF 9201 - 9479
KFC 1155 - 1190
Entertainment Industry Contracts
(Matthew Bender)
Permanent Reserve KF 2932 E57 1986
Environmental Law
          for California
Level 2
Level 2
KF 3775 - 3816
KFC 610 - 614
Family Law
          for California
Level M
Level 2
KF 501 - 553
KFC 1155 - 1190
Federal Digests
Level 1 (NRR,
North Perimeter)
KF 127
Federal Reporter;
Federal Supplement
Level 1 (MRR,
Center Shelves
KF 105 F4;
KF 20 F4
Immigration Law
Level 2 KF 4801 - 4836
Insurance Law
          for California
Level M
Level 2
KF 1146 - 1238
KFC 290 - 300
Intellectual Property
Level 2 KF 2971 - 3192
Legal Dictionaries
Level M &
Reference
KF 156
Legal Periodicals
Level 1 K 1-30
(mainly alpha by title)
Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory Level 1
(Reference)
KF 190 M3
Miller & Starr California Real Estate                 Level 2 KFC 140 A29 M642
Nimmer on Copyright
 
Permanent Reserve KF 2991.5 N54 1978
Property Law
          for California
Level M
Level 2
KF 560 - 720
KFC 138 - 180
Regional Reporters
Level 1 North Reading Room (alpha by region)
Shepard's Citators
Online Only Available on Computers in the Reference Reading Room
Ask for Assistance at the Reference Desk
Self-Help Law Collection
 
Level 1
(Reference)
Various Call Numbers
(Northwest Alcove)
State Cases and Codes
Level 2 KFA - KFW
(alpha by State)
Supreme Court Reporters
Level 1 (ERR,
Center Shelves
KF 101 A32
Taxation
          for California
Level 2
Level 2
KF 6271 - 6645
KFC 860 - 917
United States Code (USC; USCA; USCS) Level 1 (ERR,
Center Shelves)
KF 62
Witkin Summary of California Law
Level 2 KFC 80 W5 2005

 

 All Photos in this tour taken by Brianna Sprole.