Andrew Martineau

Andrew Martineau

  • Associate Law Librarian
  • Instructional Services Librarian
455L Mondale Hall

Professor Andrew Martineau is the instructional services librarian. He leads the Law Library’s instructional program, which includes coordinating research instruction for first-year law students, teaching a practice-ready legal research course, and giving presentations on specialized legal research topics in upper-division seminars. He also provides reference services to the Law School community.

Martineau earned his B.A. degree in history from the University of Idaho, his J.D. from the DePaul University College of Law, and his M.L.I.S. from the University of Washington. Before coming to the Law School, he served as a law librarian and legal research instructor at the Wiener-Rogers Law Library at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas.

Martineau is a member of the American Association of Law Libraries and the Minnesota Association of Law Libraries. He is currently the President of the Minnesota Association of Law Libraries and serves as the Vice Chair/Chair Elect of the AALL Law Library Journal Article of the Year Jury.

Practice-Ready Legal Research

Legal Research and Writing

Legal Research & Writing Student Instructor

Senior Legal Research & Writing Instructor

Journal Articles

Reinforcing the Infrastructure of Legal Research Through Court-Authored Metadata, 112 Law Library Journal 5 (2020) (recipient of the 2019 AALL/LexisNexis Call for Papers Award) 
Imagined Consumers: How Judicial Assumptions about the American Consumer Impact Trademark Rights, for Better and for Worse, 22 DePaul Journal of Art, Technology & Intellectual Property Law 337 (2012) (seminar article)

Book Chapters

Garbage In, Garbage Out: Improving Citators through Improved Citations, in The Role of Citation in the Law: A Yale Law School Symposium 667 (Michael G. Chiorazzi, ed., William S. Hein Co., 2022)

Book Reviews

Book Review, 27 Legal Writing: The Journal of the Legal Writing Institute 317 (2023) (reviewing Amy E. Sloan, Basic Legal Research: Tools and Strategies (Wolters Kluwer, 8th ed., 2021)

Other Publications

ChatGPT in the Legal Research Classroom: Tips from the Trenches, 28 AALL Spectrum 32 (Nov./Dec. 2023)
Comfort, Functionality, and Popcorn: How UNLV’s Law Library Remodel is Improving the Law Student Experience, 19 AALL Spectrum 31 (May 2015)
Instructional Services Librarian
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