The Tarlton Law Library is open at this time with access limited to current UT Law students, faculty, and staff. Members of the UT Austin community unaffiliated with the law school may contact the Circulation Desk (, 512-471-7726) for assistance with accessing library resources. Online reference services are also available. Please see the Tarlton Reopening FAQs and the Texas Law Fall 2020 Reopening Plan for additional details

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Virtual Library Services

UT Law students can meet online with Tech Desk staff members about computing or technology issues.  Tarlton's reference librarians are also available online for legal research assistance. Students will need to log-in with their UT EIDs and passwords to access these pages.  

Virtual Tech Desk 

Virtual Reference Desk

Students and other library patrons with questions can contact the library's Circulation Desk at or 512-471-7726


New Executive Orders Research Guide!

Tarlton Law Library has created a new research guide to executive orders and other presidential documents. In addition to helping scholars, lawyers, and the general public find executive orders and other presidential documents, this guide also links to scholarship about executive orders so that researchers can learn more about their history and use through various presidential administrations.



Good luck on Finals!

Congrats to all Texas Law students on wrapping up the Spring 2021 semester. Good luck on finals! Tarlton is providing Texas Law students with access to online West Academic Study Aids through the end of the semester, which you can access here.  

You can also access our Past Exams Database here.