Steven R. Probst

Associate Dean for Library Services


Master of Library and Information Science, Dominican University (2005)
J.D., Valparaiso University School of Law (2002)
B.A., Valparaiso University (1990)

Courses Taught & Research Interests

First-Year Legal Research, Advanced Legal Research

Recent Articles & Publications

Alan Canfora: A Witness to History, 15 AALL Spectrum 9 (2011).

‘They’re Practically Learning’: Pointers on Practical Legal Research Exams, 15 Perspectives 105 (2007) (with Michael J. Bushbaum).

Teaching Content, Not Containers, 9 Law Librarians in the New Millennium 7 (Mar. – Apr. 2006).

Telemarketing, Commercial Speech, and Central Hudson: Potential First Amendment Problems for Indiana Code § 24-4.7 and other “Do-Not Call” Legislation, 37 Val. U. L. Rev. 347 (2002).

Ferguson v. City of Charleston: Slowly Returning the “Special Needs” Doctrine to its Roots, 36 Val. U. L. Rev. 285 (2001).

Professional Activities

American Association of Law Libraries, Member
Chicago Association of Law Libraries, Member
Ohio Regional Association of Law Libraries (Past President, Member)