J.D. 2015, Delaware Law School
M.L.I.S. 2017, The University of Arizona
B.A. 2012, Saint Joseph’s University
Sarah Slinger joined Miami Law in 2018. Previously, she was a Reference Librarian at the University of Michigan Law School. She also served as a Cracchiolo Library Fellow at The University of Arizona James E. Rogers College of Law. She holds a J.D. from Delaware Law School, an M.L.I.S. from The University of Arizona, and a B.A. in Political Science with a minor in Spanish, magna cum laude, from Saint Joseph’s University in Philadelphia. She also earned a Graduate Certificate in Law Librarianship from The University of Arizona. While in law school, she clerked for Judge Paul P. Panepinto of the Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas-Civil Division and was the recipient of the Bruce & Elizabeth Monroe Intellectual Property Award.
She teaches Researching the Administrative State and the research component of the summer externship program. Her scholarship focuses on environmental constitutionalism, intellectual property, and the empirical study of law librarianship.
She is a recipient of the American Association of Law Libraries/Lexis Nexis Call for Papers Award for her paper on the unionization of academic law libraries. She is also a member of the American Association of Law Libraries, the Pennsylvania Bar Association (active license), and the District of Columbia Bar (inactive).