First-Year Student Information

Welcome Class of 2026! The Kathrine R. Everett Law Library is glad to have you at UNC Law and will be here to support you throughout your law school journey. On this page is more information about all the opportunities to engage with law librarians throughout Orientation and a chance to have some of your questions answered. Please also check the Canvas Orientation page for additional information.

Library Orientation Schedule

Monday, August 14th

9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. – Law Library Tours (Canvas Tote Bags!)

Friday, August 18th

10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. – Student Activities Fair (Q&A, Mugs, and Phone Stands!)

Friday, August 25th

12:00 p.m. – 12:20 p.m. – Mandatory Law Library Information Session & Lunch (Study Supplies & Vendor Swag!)

Law Library FAQ

Video Help for Accessing Databases and Study Aids

Introduction to the Law Library & Database Registration

Digital Study Aids


If you have any questions, please contact the Law Library Reference Desk via email at; via phone at 919-962-1194; or via chat at

Good luck this semester! We look forward to working with you all over the next three years.