Professor, Director, Hugh and Hazel Law Library
Kennedy Hall 329
- University of Idaho, Bachelor of Arts
University of Washington, Master of Science
University of Idaho, Juris Doctor
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 a M.S. in Library Science; 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 Dodge v. Ford Motor Co.: Primary Source and Commentary Material, 17 CHAPMAN LAW REVIEW 493 (2014).
Introduction to Special Issue: Determining Legislative Intent in State Courts, Selected Methods and Sources, 30 LEGAL REFERENCE SERVICES QUARTERLY 1 (2011).
Designing Advanced Legal Research Assignments to Encourage Critical Thinking and Creative Problem-Solving Skills, 19 PERSPECTIVES: TEACHING LEGAL RESEARCH AND WRITING 174 (Spring 2011).
Guest Editor for Special Issue: Determining Legislative Intent in State Courts, Selected Methods and Sources, 30 LEGAL REFERENCE SERVICES QUARTERLY (2011).