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.

Scholarship

Contributions to Law Reviews and Other Scholarly Journals

Michelle M. Wu, Piece-by-Piece Review of Digitize-and-Lend Projects Through the Lens of Copyright and Fair Use, 36 Legal Reference Services Q. 51-73 (2017). [SSRN]
Michelle M. Wu, Collaborative Academic Library Digital Collections Post-Cambridge University Press, HathiTrust and Google Decisions on Fair Use, 1 J. Copyright Educ. & Librarianship 1-19 (2016). [WWW] [Gtown Law] [SSRN]
Michelle M. Wu, Food for Thought: Should Libraries Partner with Nonlibrary Search Engine Providers for Their OPACs and Discovery Layers?, 1 Legal Info. Rev. 51-74 (2016).
Michelle M. Wu, Technology and Future Directions for Law Libraries, 20 Legal Writing 53-56 (2015). [WWW] [HEIN]
Michelle M. Wu, Pauline Aranas, Steven M. Barkan, Barbara Bintliff, Darin K. Fox, Penny A. Hazelton, Joan S. Howland, Spencer L. Simons & Keith Ann Stiverson, Panel, "Nowhere to Run, Nowhere to Hide": The Reality of Being a Law Library Director in Times of Great Opportunity and Significant Challenges, 107 Law Libr. J. 79-112 (2015). [Gtown Law] [HEIN] [L]