Directory & Hours

Note: The Law Library is open to the law school community with their Mercer Bear Cards at the present time; however, please call the circulation desk at 478-301-2612 to ensure that the library is continuting to provide services to the law school community. Our service hours are currently from 9 am to 5 pm, Monday - Friday. Due to the Covid-19 virus, we are unable to provide access to the public.

Law Library Director
Billie Jo Kaufman

Law Librarians:
Sharon Bradley, Digital and Scholarly Resources Librarian
Denise M. Gibson, Assistant Law Librarian for Research Services
Ismael Gullon, Associate Law Librarian for Collections and Technical Services
John Perkins, Reference Services Librarian

Reference Desk: (478) 301-2334
Circulation Desk: (478) 301-2612
Library Fax: (478) 301-2284

Law Library Regular Service Hours for Students
Summer Hours are 9:00 am to 5:00 pm Monday - Friday 
Aug. 10-23

Monday - Friday: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday and Sunday Closed
(Study Rooms will be unlocked for easy access - no check out required. Please respect the 2 hour time limit for study rooms)
Aug. 24-Sept. 4
Monday - Friday: 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday - 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday and Sunday Closed
Sept. 7 - Labor Day Closed
Sept. 8 - Regular Fall Hours Begin
Monday - Thursday: 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm 
Saturday and Sunday - Bear Card access only

Student Access to Law Building and Library
Monday-Friday: 6:00am-12:00am/ midnight
Saturday-Sunday: 8:00am-12:00am/ midnight

The Law Library has three main service areas: Research Services, Access Services, and Technical Services. Law Librarians who have law degrees conduct research and teach the required one credit Introduction to Legal Research course, and the elective, Advanced Legal Research.  Students should consult with the Research and Reference law librarians at the Reference Desk, or consult with one of our Legal Research professors, Sharon Bradley, Denise Gibson, John Perkins, for assistance with using the library's wide variety of electronic resources, including Lexis and Westlaw.  



  Name Email    
  Lynn Bloodworth
Acquisitions and Serials Coordinator

(478) 301-2988
Room 228

  Sharon Bradley
Digital and Scholarly Resources Librarian
(478) 301-2638
Room 210

Shakira Burge-Ortiz
Circulation Manager

(478) 301-2614
Circulation Desk


Ethel Dennis
Acquisitions Clerk

(478) 301-2668
Room 228


Denise Gibson
Assistant Law Librarian for Research Services

Room 219


Ismael Gullon
Associate Law Librarian for Collections & Technical Services

(478) 301-5904

Room 217


Billie Jo Kaufman
Interim Law Library Director
Room 212 
  John Perkins
Reference Services Librarian

(478) 301-2667
Room 220

  Julie Register
Administrative Assistant
(478) 301-2613
Room 211
Reference Services Librarian
Room 227    

Labrina Solomon
Library Assistant / Government Documents

(478) 301-2982
Room 228