Catalogs & Collections

The C|M|LAW community takes great pride in its Law Library, one of Ohio's largest. The Library provides access to hundreds of thousands of legal resources in print and electronic format. Contents of our collection are current and retrospective and include Federal, State, and International legal materials. Read more about our collection in our Collection Development Policy

Scholar is our joint library catalog with Cleveland State's Michael Schwartz Library In Scholar, you will find bibliographic records with descriptions of the titles in our physical collection (books, journals, audiovisual materials etc.) as well as records with descriptions and links to many of the digital books and journals found inside our subscription databases.

The Law Library is a member of the United States Federal Depository Library Program as a selective depository. Print and electronic materials received through the Depository Program are included in Scholar. For more information on our government documents collection, click here or contact Lisa Smilnak.


OhioLINK and SearchOhio Catalogs

Via OhioLINK, you may request books, audiovisual materials, and other items not available from the Law Library or Michael Schwartz Library. OhioLINK items will come from universities across the state of Ohio, usually within 3-7 business days, and you will be notified via email when your items arrive. Please ask a staff person if you need assistance with OhioLINK.

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You may also request materials through SearchOhio, a partner of the OhioLINK system. Over 16 million items are requestable through this consortium of Ohio public library systems. As with OhioLINK requests, you will be notified when your item arrives, usually within 3-7 business days.

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Interlibrary Loan from other Libraries



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