Aaron S. Kirschenfeld

Print This Page (PDF) Clinical Assistant Professor of Law and Digital Initiatives Law Librarian


  • J.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (2015)
  • M.S., Information Science, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (2015)
  • A.B., History, Duke University (2007)

Aaron Kirschenfeld is a Clinical Assistant Professor of Law and the Digital Initiatives Law Librarian at the Kathrine R. Everett Law Library. In addition to teaching Advanced Legal Research, Professor Kirschenfeld manages library projects including the Carolina Law Scholarship Repository and the online interface to the library catalog. His research interests include the study of online legal research tools and the presentation and preservation of digital primary legal materials.

Professor Kirschenfeld graduated from Duke University in 2007, and completed his J.D. and Master's of Information Science at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 2015. He is a member of the North Carolina General Statutes Commission's Committee on Publication of the General Statutes and a member of Beta Phi Mu, the international honor society for library and information science.

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  • Green Bag Cataloging Trivia, 21 GREEN BAG 2d 215 (2018). [Westlaw, Lexis/Nexis, BEPress, Document Link (PDF)]
  • Improving Access to Notes and Comments in Digital Collections, ALL-SIS NEWSL., Winter 2018 at 8. [Document Link (PDF)]
  • Book Review (of M. Lembke & M. Beck, CATALOGING LEGAL LITERATURE, 4th ed.), in KEEPING UP WITH NEW LEGAL TITLES, 109 LAW LIBR. J. 693 (2017).
    [Lexis/Nexis, Hein]
  • Yellow Flag Fever: Describing Negative Legal Precedent in Citators, 108 LAW LIBR. J. 77 (2016). [Westlaw, Lexis/Nexis, SSRN, Hein, BEPress]
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