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Legal Job Searching Resources Available in the Law Library

This guide contains information about legal job searching resources that are in the UNC law library.

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Job Searching Resources Available in the Law Library

Many of the resources you need to search for legal employment opportunities are available in the Law Library, Career Development Office, in other campus libraries, or online. This guide outlines some resources available through the Law Library.

Keep in mind that most legal employers have their own websites which provide more detailed information. To find information about a particular law firm, for instance, you may want to begin with its own website to find out what areas of practice it's engaged in, information about the lawyers in the firm, and recent news about the firm. To find information about potential employers in a particular geographic region or practice area, a better place to start might be Leadership Library on the Internet (Full text available via UNC-Chapel Hill Law Library and School of Law computers only.  Offsite access to Law School faculty and students with Onyen).

The information in this guide is organized into the following pages: