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Law Student's Guide to the Law Library

This guide will help you navigate the resources and services available through the Law Library.


Law School Network Printers

U of M Law Students have access to network printers available at several locations in the Law School and Law Library.  For more information consult the Printing Overview for Law Students or contact the Law School Technology staff.

There are printers and release stations located in: 

  • Rottschaefer Lounge (Room 75)
  • Library Room 144  (Plaza Level)
  • Library Room 455 (Fourth floor computer lab)

Printer Problems (including paper, printing issues)? Call Technology Help (612-301-4357) the University's Technology Help Service Desk (Open 24 hours, 7 days a week).

*The Law Library does not have administrative access to the Law School printers. Technical support questions should be directed to Technology Help.  



A photocopier is available in the Law Library lobby. You must use a U Card or Gopher Gold card to pay for copies. 

The charge to your card is $.17 per copy. You can purchase a Gopher Gold Card and/or add value to a Gopher Gold Card or U Card at the ValuPort machine located on the Subplaza Level of Mondale Hall. The library is unable to provide change.

For assistance in using the library photocopiers, please ask the circulation desk staff.



Two scanners are located in the Law Library lobby. There is no charge to scan items.


This scanner is available for UMN Law Student use only. Scans must be sent to student's UMN email account.


The public photocopier may be used to scan images and documents to a USB drive. The Law Library does not provide USB drives.

For assistance in using the library scanners, please ask the circulation desk staff.



Career Center

Fax service for U of M law student job-related purposes is available Monday - Friday, from 8:30am - 5pm at the Law School's Career Center.

West Bank Digital Print Center

33 Social Science Tower
267 - 19th Avenue S.
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Phone: 612-625-9047
Fax: 612-626-9367

Monday - Thursday: 8:00am - 6:30pm 
Friday: 8:00am - 4:30pm


Technology Questions

Have questions about printing and other technology needs? Contact Technology Help:

*If your problem is specific to Law School facilities or technology, be sure to state that your problem is "Law School specific" to ensure your request is routed to the appropriate support team. 

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