About Kurt X. Metzmeier
Metzmeier has presented at a number of bar association, continuing legal education, and law library conferences, including the annual conferences of the Kentucky Bar Association, the American Association of Law Libraries and the Center for Computer Assisted Legal Instruction (CALI). He has published widely in library, legal and historical journals, and is author of Writing the Legal Record: Law Reporters In Nineteenth-Century Kentucky (2016). He is also the co-author of Kentucky Legal Research (Carolina Academic Press, 2012), managing editor and principle author of the Kentucky Legal Research Manual, 4d (Lexington, UK/CLE, 2016), co-author of United At Last: The Judicial Article and the Struggle to Reform Kentucky's Courts (Frankfort, Ky.: Court of Justice, 2006). He is an active member of several legal and library organizations including the American Association of Law Libraries, Kentucky Library Association, American Bar Association, Kentucky Bar Association, the Louisville Bar Association and the Kentucky Historical Society.
|Present||Associate Director, University of Louisville ‐ Louis D. Brandeis School of Law Library|
- Legal History of Murder
- Kentucky Legal History
- Kentucky Legal Research
- American Legal History
- Advanced Legal Research
|1998||M.I.L.S, University of Kentucky ‐ College of Communication and Information|
|1995||J.D., University of Louisville ‐ Louis D. Brandeis School of Law|
|1989||M.A., University of Louisville ‐ History|
|1982||BA, History, University of Louisville ‐ College of Arts and Sciences|
University of Louisville
Louisville, KY 40206
Legal Research & Bibliography (7)
Legal History (5)
Contribution to Book
A Constitutional Amendment to Reform Kentucky’s Courts
United At Last: The Judicial Article and the Struggle to Reform Kentucky's Courts (2006)
Responding to a confused patchwork of trial courts with overlapping jurisdiction, uneven justice around the state, and a growing backlog ...
Contribution to Book
"Law in the Wilderness: An Annotated Bibliography of Legal Materials ...
Prestatehood Legal Materials: A Fifty-State Research Guide, Including New York City and the District of Columbia Binghamton, New York Haworth Press 2006 (2006)
A guide to the foundations of law in Kentucky in the contained in documents created during its early years as ...