Welcome to the Dr. Lillian & Dr. Rebecca Chutick Law Library!

We are devoted to providing legal research and scholarly support to the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law community.

During your time at Cardozo, I hope you will take advantage of the many services and resources our Library offers.

Please take a moment to read through our policies and procedures so you can know what to expect from us and what we expect from you.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to ask our staff. We are happy to be of assistance.

(updated 2018-05-16)


Library Hours

Fall 2019 Hours (August 17--December 20, 2019)

Fall 2019 Library Hours

Location of the Library

The only entrance to the Library is from the stairway and elevators on the east side (B) of the 7th floor. The Library occupies floors 6, 7, 8, and part of 9. An internal stairway connects all the Library floors. Restrooms are located on floors 6, 7 and 8.



The Library is committed to making its Collections accessible to patrons. The 7th floor of the Library is accessible. There is an accessible restroom and study room on the 7th floor. Priority for booking this study room is given to those with mobility issues.

The Library provides assistance to persons with permanent or temporary disabilities on an individual basis.

Patrons who need access to floors 6, 8, or 9 in the Library or have any other accessibility issues should contact Jason Zarin, the Assistant Director for Public Services.

Patrons requiring assistance accessing all or parts of the Library's Collection and materials should reach out to staff at the Circulation Desk.

(updated 2019-1-25)

Library Materials

Materials of all formats can be found by searching by author, title, subject, keyword or call number in BEN, the online catalog. Materials recently cataloged are easily identified by a WorldCat list of recent additions to the library's collections.

Shelf Locations


Floor Maps