Levin College of Law

Elizabeth Hilkin

Assistant Director for Public Services and Legal Research Faculty

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Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 117620
Gainesville, FL 32611-7633

Phone:
(352) 273-0702

Expertise

Legal Research  • 

About

Elizabeth Hilkin is the Assistant Director for Public Services and Legal Research Faculty at the Legal Information Center at the University of Florida Levin College of Law. Prior to joining UF, she was the Head of Special Collections at the University of Texas School of Law. She received her undergraduate degree from Iowa State University, her J.D. from Mercer University School of Law, and her master’s degree in information studies from the University of Texas at Austin.

Education

M.S.I.S., University of Texas at Austin
J.D., Mercer University
B.A., Iowa State University

Teaching and Scholarship 

Legal Research

Courses

Legal Research - LAW 5803
  • This course introduces students to basic principles of researching statutory and case law at both federal and state levels. Students learn how to locate relevant statutes and case law using both electronic and print formats, including the use of indexes and secondary legal materials such as encyclopedias and treatises.

Publications

  • The Hyder Collection: Art and Education at Tarlton Law Library, AALL SPECTRUM, March 2015, at 10 (co-author).
  • THE HYDER COLLECTION. Austin, Tex.: Jamail Center for Legal Research, the University of Texas at Austin, 2012 (co-author and co-editor).

Editor:

  • DAVID ANDERSON: AN ORAL HISTORY. Austin, Tex.: Jamail Center for Legal Research, University of Texas at Austin, 2019 (editor).
  • JAY WESTBROOK: AN ORAL HISTORY. Austin, Tex.: Jamail Center for Legal Research, University of Texas at Austin, 2018 (co-editor).
  • LUCAS A. POWE, JR.: AN ORAL HISTORY. Austin, Tex.: Jamail Center for Legal Research, University of Texas at Austin, 2016 (co-editor).
  • CYNTHIA BRYANT: AN ORAL HISTORY. Austin, Tex.: Jamail Center for Legal Research, University of Texas at Austin, 2015 (co-editor).
  • A CONVERSATION WITH WILLIAM ALLISON. Austin, Tex.: Jamail Center for Legal Research, University of Texas at Austin, 2015 (co-editor).