Welcome to the Law Library Lauren Collins

March 5, 2007Duke Law News

The law library is pleased to announce the arrival of Lauren Collins, our newest Reference Librarian. Lauren begins her new position today, March 5, and we hope you will take the time to welcome her when you visit the law library or see her around the law school. Lauren earned her M.L.S. from the University of Michigan and her J.D. from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She comes to Duke with experience in both law practice and professional law librarianship. Most recently, she served as Public Services Librarian/Instructional Services at Wayne State University's Arthur Neef Law Library. Lauren will supervise the law library's Faculty Research Assistants Program in addition to teaching, faculty liaison and other reference services responsibilities.
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