Darin Fox is Associate Dean, Director of the Law Library, and Professor of Law at
the University of Oklahoma College of Law. He joined OU in 2005. He teaches advanced
legal research and first-year legal research. 

His research interests include the intersection of law libraries and information
technology. Specifically, he is interested in how technology is impacting information
delivery, research strategies, and collection policies. 

Darin previously served at the University of Southern California Law School from 1994 to
2004 as Associate Dean for Information Technology and Law Library (2000-2004); Director
of Information Technology (1996-2000); and Computer Services / Systems Librarian
(1994-1995). At USC, his responsibilities included library and technology planning and
teaching legal research. 

Contributions to Books


Libraries and Data, Academic Law Library Director Perspectives (2015)

We are on the threshold of an analytics revolution. It has become essential for law...



Disaster Planning in the Digital Age, Beyond the Books: People, Politics, and Librarianship (2007)

Articles and Essays


Law Library Consortia, Trends in Law Library Management and Technology (2010)


What is Web 2.0?, AALL Spectrum, AALL Spectrum Members’ Briefing (2009)

Book Reviews



Copyright in Teaching and Research, Annual Colloquium of the Teaching Scholars Initiative (2010)
Using Gimlet to Track Reference Statistics, Mid-America Law Library Association Annual Meeting (2010)
e-Books, University of Oklahoma, Faculty Colloquium (2010)
Google Book Search Litigation, Council of Deans, University of Oklahoma (2009)
Keeping Up with Technology: Advice for Librarians, American Association of Law Libraries Annual Meeting (2008)

Panel of presenters included June Liebert, Ken Hirsh, and Phillip Bohl.




Podcast, Google Book Search Litigation: Implications for Libraries and Universities (three-part series) (2010)

This is a three part series. Part I describes the history of Google Books project...



Grant Proposal (accepted) - Multimedia Study Rooms - Donald E. Pray Law Library (2009)

With Dean Andrew M. Coats, obtained a $500,000 grant to construct four high-tech study rooms...


Professional Service


Professional Service and Awards (2011)

Professional Service and Awards, 2005-2011