Non-Paid Scholar-in-Resident

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  • Program Website:
  • Hosting Service Unit: Law Library
  • Interests/Areas of Study: Law; American Law; Foreign Law
  • Citizenship: U.S. Citizen; Permanent Resident; Visa Holder
  • Application Period: Ongoing
  • Application Notes: Apply at least 2 months in advance of tentative start date. Email the program contact for further information on application process.
  • Compensation: Non-paid
  • Academic Credit: The Library does not provide academic credit, but you may arrange with your school in advance to receive credit.
  • Available Benefits: LC Internal Discounts
  • Program Duration: Negotiable. 10 weeks - 1 year
  • Qualifications: Law, Legal, Librarian
  • Frequently Asked Questions

The Law Library Scholar-in-Resident is intended to further legal scholarship offering an opportunity for a scholar, researcher or library professional desiring to conduct in-depth research that would further the mission of the Law Library of Congress in serving the United States Congress and all of its constituents.