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Janet Kearney

Cataloging and Reference Librarian and Assistant Professor

Janet Kearney
Janet Kearney

Janet started at Loyola Law in 2015 after an internship at the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit Library. A graduate of Tulane University Law School, she is admitted to the Bar in Louisiana. She focuses on legal research and technology, teaching research skills and ensuring access to electronic resources. Her research interests are in foreign and comparative law with a focus in civil law systems, the UK, and the EU. Janet is active in the New Orleans Association of Law Librarians.


Request a research consultation here or send Janet an email. She is happy to assist with research planning, finding sources, understanding citations, journal work, etc. 


J.D., Tulane University; M.L.I.S., B.A. International Studies, Louisiana State University.

Classes Taught

Skills Curriculum - Advanced Legal Research

Areas of Expertise

Foreign, comparative and international law; Louisiana history and government documents; legal history; research instruction.