Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law

Law Library

The Ross-Blakley Law Library Will Close on June 11th

Beginning June 11, 2016, the Law Library will only be open to Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law students, faculty, and staff as we prepare to move to our new downtown Phoenix location.  The Law Library will reopen to everyone on August 15th. 

Please come visit us at our new location beginning August 15th.


Ross-Blakley Law Library                                              

Arizona State University                                          

111 E Taylor St.                                         

Phoenix AZ 85004

Frequently Asked Questions

Where can I go if I need to do legal research?

Please visit these libraries to assist you with your legal research needs:

Hayden Library
ASU Tempe Campus
300 E Orange Mall Tempe, AZ 85281

Phone: (480) 965-6164
Onsite public access to LexisNexis Academic

State Library of Arizona

1700 W Washington St

Suite 300

Phoenix, AZ 85007

Phone: (602) 926-3870

Legal Info: (602) 926-3948

Onsite public access to WestlawNext

Maricopa County Superior Court Library
101 W. Jefferson

Phoenix, AZ. 85003
Phone: (602) 506-3461
Reference & Information Services: (602) 506-3945

Onsite public access to WestlawNext

Can I still call Ross-Blakley Law Library for reference assistance? 
We are unable to provide reference assistance during the time we are closed.

Can I access the Law Library's subscription to WestlawNext and LexisNexis Academic from my home computer?

Our licensing agreement does not allow home access.

Will the Law Library's books be made available while you are closed?
Law Library books will not be available while we are closed. However, you may consult our website for access to our research guides.

How can I renew my books while you are closed?
During the time we are closed, Law Library materials can be renewed in one of three ways:

  • In person at any of the ASU Libraries except for the Law Library. 
  • Online - Use the Renew Books Form
  • By Phone - Call the phone renewal line at (480) 965-2595.

Where can I return my library books while the Law Library is closed?
You may return material to the Law Library's outside book drop until June 21st at 5:00pm. The outside book drop is located immediately north of the Law Library's front doors. Books may also be returned to any ASU Library.  Click here for a list of exterior book return locations on all ASU campuses.