Historical & Special Collections curates a major exhibit each year in the Law Library's Caspersen Room on the fourth floor of Langdell Hall. Smaller exhibits also rotate in and out of the Caspersen Room bookcases and at the Areeda Hall entrance to the Library in order to highlight interesting items from the collection.

Access to the Harvard Law School Library is currently limited to Harvard ID holders. For further information check out the Harvard Law School's 2021 Return to Campus Information.

Current Exhibit

Detail of color drawing ofImage credit: Detail of drawing by Saishin Nogiwa in 異船記 (Isenki), compiled by Bigen Kojima, volume 1,1854-1856, Harvard Law School Library, HOLLIS 9900483234230203941

数世紀にわたる日本の法的伝統  
Centuries of Japanese Legal Tradition is accessible to the Harvard community in the Library's Caspersen Room through June 2022. Visit Monday-Friday between 9am and 5pm to view it in person or explore online exhibit content for Centuries of Japanese Legal Tradition!

Current Exhibit

Portrait of Houston on left, exhibit title on right
Image credit: Detail of portrait of Charles Hamilton Houston, 1977 by C. Gregory Stapko, copy of a work by Betsy Graves Reyneau, HOLLIS olvwork368528

Charles Hamilton Houston and the Harvard Law School is accessbile to the Harvard community in the Library's Caspersen Room through June 2022. Visit Monday-Friday between 9am and 5pm to view it in person. You can also explore online content for Charles Hamilton Houston and the Harvard Law School!