Darin Fox

Contact Information


  • Associate Dean
  • Director of the Law Library
  • Professor of Law


B.A., University of Oklahoma, 1989

J.D., University of Oklahoma, 1992

M.S., University of Illinois, 1993

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Research Interests

  • Legal Research, Law Practice Technology, Librarianship


Darin Fox joined the College of Law in 2005 as Director of the Law Library. He previously served as Associate Dean, Director of Information Technology, and Computer Services Librarian at the University of Southern California Law School from 1994-2004. Professor Fox's responsibilities include library administration, teaching legal research, and technology projects, including the College of Law’s Digital Initiative. Professor Fox's research interests include the intersection of law libraries and information technology. Specifically, he is interested in how technology is impacting law libraries and the practice of law, including law firm management, information delivery, research strategies, and knowledge management. He recently co-authored a book on Oklahoma Legal Research and a book chapter on Libraries and Data. Professor Fox is past President of the Mid-America Law Library Consortium (MALLCO) and past Chair of the American Association of Law Schools, Section on Law Libraries and Legal Information. 

Additional Information


Technology and the Classroom: Bringing Twenty-First Century Technologies to the Law Library

May/June 2017


Darin K. Fox. "Libraries and Data" Academic Law Library Director Perspectives


Book Chapter

Oklahoma Legal Research



Carolina Academic Press

Courses Taught


  • Advanced Legal Research 6392
  • Legal Research, Writing & Analysis I/II 5123/5205


  • Introduction to Legal Research 5101

Awards & Honors

Outstanding Faculty Member, University of Oklahoma College of Law, 2015

Professional Associations

Member of American Association of Law Libraries

Member of Mid-America Association of Law Libraries

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