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Summer RA Workshop - 2020: Circulation Info

Questions for the Law Library?

General Questions? 
Please complete this Questions for the Law Library? form.

Faculty Research Question?
Please complete our Faculty Request form.

Student Research Question?
Please complete our Student Research Request form. 

MacMillan Library Virtual Research Services (January 4, 2021 - May 14, 2021):

Monday - Friday: 9am - 5pm

MacMillan Library Building Hours (January 19, 2021 - May 14, 2021)

Monday - Thursday: 8am - 9pm
Friday: 8am - 6:30pm
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Noon - 6pm

Virtual Reference Desk (Zoom Meeting ID: 930-5184-4067) 
Monday - Thursday: 10am - 4pm
Friday: 10am - 2pm
Saturday - Sunday: Closed

IT Help Desk:
Monday - Friday: 10am - 5pm 
Saturday - Sunday: Closed

IT Virtual Help Desk
Email us at and we'll reach out to you via Zoom.

Form for Friday Pickup

Place a request to pick up books at the LAW LIBRARY ONLY during Covid-19 closure on Fridays between 11AM-1PM. Requests must be made by 1pm on Thursday prior and pickup instructions will be emailed to you.

The front desk of MacMillan Library

Borrowing Materials from Other Libraries

Click the link above for the latest information on borrowing materials from other libraries.Stack of books

MacMillan Law Library Circulation Video Recording

The Basics

  • Items held at MacMillan Law can be requested to be picked up on Fridays
  • Items held at other libraries can be requested to be scanned, or have a scheduled pickup window
  • Items not held by Emory can be requested through interlibrary loan

If you need help...

Email us at

Or fill out this form:

We are always here to help! 

Library staff are also listed in the library's Staff Directory web page

Emory University Libraries

The Emory University Libraries

  • Emory’s Law Library is one of 5 total Emory University libraries with nearly 9 million items in total

  • Four of the Emory libraries are located on the main Atlanta campus; one is located 40 miles away at the Oxford campus

  • Items from the Oxford campus can be requested for delivery

  • Items from the Atlanta campus are not available to request, students must retrieve the items from the library

Our Collection Contains...

  • Books
  • Journals
  • Microforms
  • DVDs
  • CDs
  • Thousands of databases
  • Electronic Journals
  • Ebooks
  • And more!

Interlibrary Loan

Instructions from:

First, be sure to check discoverE to make sure Emory does not own the item.

Submit requests electronically via the ILLiad interlibrary loan system.

  • When prompted, enter your Emory NetID and Password.

  • The first time you use ILLiad, you will be prompted to complete a registration form.

  • From the Create New Requests menu on the left, select the type of request you wish to submit.

  • For required fields please include:

  • Complete and accurate information about the item requested; please do not use abbreviations.

  • Source of your citation, i.e., where information about an item may be verified.

  • Date after which you no longer need the requested material.

NOTE: You must submit a separate request for each item.

Requesting Scans of Sections of Books

Tracking Materials

When tracking your materials, DiscoverE is your friend.

Log into your account by clicking “sign in” (red circle)

Select “My Account” (blue arrow)

Once you log in, you’ll be able to see everything that is checked out to you, as well as any fines you may have accrued, hold requests you have made or any recalls that are coming due.