Fred R. Shapiro

Associate Director for Collections and Access and Lecturer in Legal Research


Fred Shapiro is Associate (Library) Director for Collections and Access and Lecturer in Legal Research at Yale Law School. He is also the editor of the Yale Book of Quotations and the Oxford Dictionary of American Legal Quotations.

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Contact Information


  • Room 314
  • (203) 432-4840

Education & Curriculum Vitae


J.D., Harvard University, 1980
M.S.L.S., Catholic University of America, 1982
S.B., Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1974

Courses Taught


Fred Shapiro is Associate (Library) Director for Collections and Access and Lecturer in Legal Research at Yale Law School. He is also the editor of the Yale Book of Quotations and the Oxford Dictionary of American Legal Quotations, as well as many other books, and has been recognized as the leading contributor to the Oxford English Dictionary. He holds a J.D. from Harvard University, an M.S.L.S. from the Catholic University of America, and an S.B. from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.