LawArXiv is an open access legal repository owned and maintained by members of the scholarly legal community .

The repository was developed by three law library consortia and an academic lead institution:

The Center for Open Science serves as the technology partner and hosts through the Open Science Framework.  Administrative and leadership support is provided in partnership with the Cornell Law Library.

To learn more about LawArXiv's Mission, Objectives, and Governence structure, please visit our About Page .

News & Updates

LawArXiv Webinar Recording

Legal Information Preservation Alliance (LIPA) hosted a webinar on April 27, 2017 for Preservation Week focusing on LawArXiv. The webinar highlights the importance of open access repositories and the features of the LawArXiv platform. A recording of the webinar is available to view.

Press Releases and Articles

Center for Open Science Press Release

Cornell Law School Press Release

Cornell Chronicle Article

Latest Papers