Robin Schard

Associate Director, Law Library & Lecturer in Law

J.D. 1990, University of Miami School of Law
M.L.S. 1994, Rutgers University
B.A. 1987, Rutgers University

Phone: (305)284-6441
Office: D138

Robin Schard earned a B.A., in Spanish and political science, and an M.L.S. from Rutgers University. She also earned a J.D., cum laude, from the University of Miami, where she served as an associate editor of the Inter-American Law Review.

Before returning to the warmth of the University of Miami, she served as the Head of Reference Services at Marquette University Law Library, and as a reference librarian at the Atlantic City Free Public Library.

She currently serves on the editorial board of the peer-reviewed journal Internet Reference Services Quarterly. Ms. Schard teaches Legal Research Techniques.


Legal Research in the Americas: Where to Begin, 39 University of Miami Inter-American Law Review 269-274 (2008).

Internet Resources for Long-Term Care Insurance, 3 Elder's Advisor 107 (2001).

Internet Resources for Retirement Planning, 2 Elder's Advisor 71 (2001).

Reverse Mortgage Information Online, 3 Elder's Adviser 85 (2001).

Moving the Family Member Toward Independence, Estate Planning for Special Needs Families, 2nd ed. 23 (2001).

Legal Resources on Elder Abuse in the Institutional Setting, 2 Elder's Advisor 81 (2000).

Assisted Living Resources on the Web, 2 Elder's Advisor 81 (2000).

Search Tools: Skills and Strategies, 1 Elder's Advisor 56 (2000).

Internet Resources Related to Nursing Care Facilities, 2 Elder's Advisor 110 (2000).

Elder Law-Related Organizations on the Internet, 1 Elder's Advisor 78 (2000).

Legal Research Tools: In Search of the Best Format, 1 Elder's Advisor 59 (1999).

Finding Internet Sites on Elder Issues: Health and Human Services, 1 Elder's Advisor 80 (1999).

Hachette Book Group v. Internet Archive: Is there a Better Way to Restore Balance in Copyright?, Internet Reference Serv. Q. .

Phone: (305)284-6441
Office: D138

Websites and Blogs

Legal Research Techniques