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Welcome to the Reference Dashboard. This page is intended to serve as a jumping off point for Public Services Information, focusing on links to the resources you will most often need while on the Reference Desk.

Library Forms & Tools
Scan Request Form
Use this form to submit scan requests. Please see the Faculty Scans Request (Lawnet login required) page on the Staff Wiki for detailed instructions.

Library Resource Problem Form (CU login required)
Use this form to report problems. Problems can range from a record not showing up as expected in a search to a mistake in the holdings information to a simple typo or whatever else you can imagine. Please note that this form is not to be used for missing book reports, rush cataloging requests, or e-resource outages

The Research Collections And Preservation (ReCAP) Consortium Interface (CU login required) Use this interface to request books from offsite storage on behalf of members of the law faculty. The Patron Barcode for all faculty requests is Z981005057. Please see the ReCAP for Faculty page of the Staff Wiki for detailed instructions.

Supply Request Form Use this form to request office supplies. Standard items listed on the Office Supplies (Lawnet login required) page of the Staff Wiki do not need departmental approval. Other item requests do need that approval, so please contact me and I will run it up the chain of command as needed.

Service Tracker Fall 2018 This form should be used to record all reference desk transactions during the sample week period (September 23 to September 29).

Service Tracker 2.0 This form was used record all statistics during the Fall 2017 - Spring 2018. It is maintained here as an archive, but please do not add transactions to this. Use Service Tracker Fall 2018 instead.

Procedure Pages (on the Wiki, Lawnet login required)
LawRef Retrieval and Delivery Considerations
Opening & Closing
Access Grid
Requests for Not-Yet-Published/Forthcoming Material
PACER Account Info (PACER credentials are not shared with any patrons (including faculty members). Wiki page includes stock language for faculty requests of the password.)

Ref. Desk Schedule
Ref. Events (Training, Teaching, Meeting, etc.)
Circulation Desk Schedule
Ref. Time Out (includes Jody, Sabrina, and Heath)
Reference Default Work Hours (check other calendars and OUT messages for updates/exceptions)

Useful Links

NYC Pro Se Access Map

Columbia Law
Diamond Law Library Staff Wiki (Lawnet login required)
Diamond Law Library, editing Research Guides (Lawnet login required)
Pegasus (Law Library Catalog)
Pegasus (New Law Library Catalog) - still under construction
Columbia Law Library Hours

Columbia University
CLIO (Columbia University Library Catalog)
CLIO Classic
EDUcat (Teachers College Library Catalog)
Columbia University Library Information Office