B.A., University of California, San Diego; J.D., California Western; M.Libr. with Law Librarianship Certificate, University of Washington
Michelle M. Wu is the Associate Dean for Library Services and Professor of Law. Before joining the law faculty in 2010, Professor Wu served as associate dean for information services, director of the law library, and professor of law at Hofstra University School of Law. During her tenure there, she also served as interim senior vice dean for academic affairs. Prior to that appointment, she worked at the The George Washington University Law School and the University of Houston Law Center. While at Houston, she oversaw the disaster recovery processing following Tropical Storm Allison, including projects to renovate the library, rebuild the collection, and restructure services.
She has served as chair of the AALS Committee on Libraries and Technology, the chair of ALL-SIS, vice-president of LLSDC and the editor of the CRIVSheet. She teaches, publishes, and speaks in the areas of copyright, intellectual property licensing, and information management.
Contributions to Law Reviews and Other Scholarly Journals
U.S. Supreme Court Briefs
"Leading Law Libraries," coverage by The Practice (Harvard University Center on the Legal Profession), March/April 2019, with an interview of Library Director Michelle Wu.
"LAWSON: Save Alderman Library stacks," coverage by The Cavalier Daily (Charlottesville, Va.), October 11, 2018, citing to an article by Associate Dean for Library Services Michelle M. Wu.