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Donna L. Nixon

Clinical Assistant Professor of Law and Electronic Resources Librarian

Donna Nixon is Electronic Resources Librarian and Clinical Assistant Professor of Law. Ms. Nixon received her law degree from Stanford Law School and her M.S.L.S. degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Upon graduating law school, she practiced law in the licensing division of Pillsbury, Madison, Sutro. After obtaining her M.S.L.S. she served as a Reference/Access Services Librarian at UNC Law. She later served as Head of Reference Services at Duke University Law Library where she taught 1st year legal research. Most recently, Ms. Nixon served as Assistant Director for Public Services for the UNC Law Library. Ms. Nixon teaches Advanced Legal Research and Introduction to Law of the United States.

Selected Publications

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  • GUIDE TO NORTH CAROLINA LEGAL AND LAW-RELATED MATERIALS, 3rd ed. (with N. Perry & J. Sowards) (Chicago, Ill.:  AALL Government Documents SIS, 2010). [KFN7401 .N59 2010]
  • You've Got to Be in it to Win It: Six Steps to Securing and Completing a Research Grant (with S. Burke and K. Hensiak), AALL SPECTRUM, March 2004, at 14. [Hein]
  • Copyright and Interlibrary Loan Rights, 13 JOURNAL OF INTERLIBRARY LOAN 55 (2003).
  • From North Carolina to KwaZulu Natal: World Library Partnership, 61 NORTH CAROLINA LIBRARIES 146 (2003). [Document Link]
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