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.  

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Virtual Reference Desk

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


New Big Tech/Social Media Regulation Research Guide!

Tarlton Law Library has created a new research guide on Big Tech and social media regulation. This guide is designed to help academics, lawyers, and the general public find information and scholarship on U.S. regulation of Big Tech and social media companies, across a number of legal areas.



Graduate & Summer Access to Bloomberg Law, Lexis+, and Westlaw

Congratulations to all graduating students! If you just graduated and need continued access to Bloomberg Law, Lexis+, or Westlaw, or if you are a continuing student who needs access over the summer, you can find their respective policies here: Have a wonderful summer!