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Linda Kawaguchi

Professor, Director, Hugh and Hazel Darling Law Library
Dale E. Fowler School of Law
Expertise: Law Library Administration; Legal Research
Office Location: Kennedy Hall 329
Scholarly Works:
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Education:
University of Idaho, Bachelor of Arts
University of Washington, Master of Science
University of Idaho, Juris Doctor

Biography

Linda Kawaguchi is the Hugh & Hazel Darling Library Foundation Director and Professor at Chapman University Dale E. Fowler School of Law. She has two decades of law school library experience, including positions at Berkeley Law at University of California- Berkeley, University of Washington, University of Michigan, and Gonzaga University School of Law. She attended the University of Idaho where she received a B.A. in English; University of Washington, where she received an M.L.I.S.; and University of Idaho, where she received a JD. Linda is a member of the American Association of Law Libraries, American Bar Association, Association of American Law Schools, and more than a dozen additional library and law-related organizations. She has presented numerous papers on advanced legal research, critical thinking and legislative intent. She teaches Advanced Legal Research.

Recent Creative, Scholarly Work and Publications

Introduction to Special Issue: Determining Legislative Intent in State Courts, Selected Methods and Sources, 30 LEGAL REFERENCE SERVICES QUARTERLY 1 (2011).
Guest Editor for Special Issue: Determining Legislative Intent in State Courts, Selected Methods and Sources, 30 LEGAL REFERENCE SERVICES QUARTERLY (2011).