Special Collections

Robert Crown Law Library Special Collections identifies, collects, and preserves records of enduring value and cultural history of the Robert Crown Law Library and Stanford Law School.  Special Collections supports the curriculum, clinics, and programs of the school by gathering accurate, authentic, and selected records of the life at the Robert Crown Law Library and Stanford Law School using the highest standards of records management. Special Collections’ goal is to preserve representative documents of the history of Stanford Law School, which support the work and research of Stanford Law School faculty, staff, students, and alumni.

COVID-19 Update

Special Collections services have been temporarily suspended. If you are a current Stanford Law faculty, student, or staff member and need assistance, please send us an email request at: specialcollections@law.stanford.edu.

Special Collections Consultations

RCLL Special Collections do not circulate. Please contact us at least two weeks in advance of your visit to discuss your interests and needs.

Planning a Research Visit

Before visiting the library, please confirm your appointment and send information on the materials that you wish to see in advance. Please contact our Special Collections Librarian Carol Wilson by email or phone at:

Email: specialcollections@law.stanford.edu
Phone: (650) 736-8550

Location

The Robert Crown Library Special Collections is located in the Crown Quadrangle inside the Law Library.

Address

Robert Crown Law Library
ATTN: Special Collections
Stanford Law School
559 Nathan Abbott Way
Stanford, CA 94305