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Law Library News Archive

Sept. 26, 2005.
Kristy Moon, editor.


New, returning, and visiting law students – we’re happy that you’re here! The Gallagher Law Library has many resources and services to help you in your studies. Take a look at our website,, and this weekly column for more information.

Library Hours

Monday - Thursday 8am - 11pm
Friday 8am - 6pm
Saturday 11am - 6pm
Sunday 11am - 11pm

Law Students can enter the Library beginning at 7:30 am on weekdays using their Husky cards.

Food and Drinks

Food is not allowed in the Library, except in the two areas that are accessible only by law students (Bogle and Gates Student Lounge on floor L1 and group study rooms on floor L2). Drinks (in covered containers) are allowed anywhere in the Library.


In the Library, you can find recycling bins at these locations:

  • at the Library’s entrance door
  • inside & outside Bogle and Gates Student Lounge
  • next to the staircase on floor L2

Chapter 70.95 of RCW directs government entities to implement waste reduction and recycling programs. The success of UW’s recycling program depends on every person on campus playing a role in responsible waste management and the preservation of our state’s natural resources.

LexisNexis & Westlaw

If you are a new J.D., LL.M., or Ph.D. student, you should have receive your LexisNexis activation code and Westlaw password during orientation. If you are a transfer or a visiting student, please stop by the Reference Office to pick up your LexisNexis activation code and Westlaw password.

All new activation codes and passwords MUST be registered.

If you have any questions about LexisNexis activation codes or Westlaw passwords, contact reference librarian Kristy Moon at