South Texas College of Law Houston

We hope you have a wonderful weekend.

by Heather Kushnerick, Special Collections Librarian & College Archivist On August 26, 1977, the Mayor of Tampa, Florida, William F. Poe, declared the following day, August 27, to be Dr. Garland R. Walker Day, in recognition of Dean Walker’s contributions to legal education. South Texas College of Law Houston has a large alumni presence in […]

by Barbara Szalkowski, Senior Catalog Librarian Now Appearing in the Library! We have pulled a collection of books forour new students and placed themon TOP of the low Reference shelvesnearest the elevators on the main 2nd floor.Topics include study skills, outlining, legal writing,  exam preparation, and coping with stress.The collection is designated with a sign,“How to Succeed in Law School”. The […]

by Heather Kushnerick, Special Collections Librarian & College Archivist Today is the first day of orientation here at the Houston College of Law. The halls are filled with eager students, ready to embark on the next phase of their lives. All around downtown Houston, the sights and sounds of myriad construction projects let us know […]

Our Service Desks are getting some resurfacing done starting Friday afternoon, and continuing Saturday. This may result in some service interruptions due to noise and fumes. The Library will be closed Sunday, July 31st.

We apologize for the inconvenience.

For your Information

The telephone system will be unavailable this evening (Tuesday, June 19) from approximately 5:30 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. for maintenance and repair.  We apologize for any inconvenience.

Since our email domain has changed to, there are certain updates that will need to be made to your research database accounts. Please remember that emails will only be forwarded from email addresses for up to six months. After that, if you do not have a working email address in your account, you […]

Update Saturday, June 25, 2016: Thanks to the speedy work of our carpet installers, printing is now available for  students using webprint. A set of instructions for using webprint is available at the Patron Services Desk. Carpet on the Library's 3rd floor will be replaced next week starting Friday, June 24th. The work will take […]

by Heather Kushnerick, Special Collections Librarian & College Archivist South Texas School of Law Yearbook Catalog, 1927-1928. It was announced Wednesday, June 22, 2016, that our name has officially changed to Houston College of Law. It's been a while, but this isn't the first time our name has changed. We started out as the South […]