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Excellence in Legal Research Program: Registration & Semester Course Schedule

Information on the Law Library's Excellence in Legal Research Program

Summer 2021

*ELR classes in Summer 2021 will be online. They will be hosted on the ELR Blackboard site that you use for registration.*  Asynchronous options available if you have a conflict with class times. 


Students can take Excellence in Legal Research classes starting in spring of their 1L year.  

To register for the ELR program, email us at and ask to be added to the ELR Program. We will then add you to the ELR Program's Blackboard Pages, at which point you can register for ELR sessions.

To register to attend an ELR session, follow directions at this link: Class Sign-ups in Blackboard

Having issues registering for an ELR session? Contact us at

Spring 2021 Schedule

2020-2021 Course Offerings

Fall Semester 2020 Spring Semester 2021 Summer Session 2021

RE 1: Legal Research Ethics

EL 2: Advanced Statutory Research

RE 2: Legal Research Analysis

RE 2: Legal Research Analysis

EL 6: Texas Legal Research

RE 5: Court Practice

RE 5: Court Practice

RE 6: Dockets

EL 4: Legislative History Refresher

EL 5: Law Practice Tech

RE 3: Legal Analytics

EL 11: Free Web Resources

RE 4: Boolean Searching

EL 12: Evaluating Resources

EL 8: Factual Research