Peter Scott Campbell

Technical Services Librarian


Scott Campbell has a B.A. and an M.L.S., both from Indiana University. Prior to joining the University of Louisville Brandeis School of Law, Campbell worked at Queens Borough Public Library from 1988 to 1994 as a reference librarian for the Social Science and Fine Arts departments of the library’s Central Division. He also served as an assistant branch manager and automation librarian. Hired by the University of Louisville in December 1994 as an automation librarian for the School of Law's library, Campbell has upgraded the library's computer lab and established a number of Internet web pages for the library and the Brandeis School of Law. He currently oversees the library's technical services.

Campbell served on the Brandeis Sesquicentennial Planning Committee and manages the library's collection of Supreme Court Justice Louis D. Brandeis' papers. He has conducted presentations on the Brandeis papers for law students, faculty, alumni and guests that include Supreme Courts Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Stephen Breyer. Campbell also maintains the blog Brandeis and Harlan Watch.

Democracy v. Concentrated Wealth: In Search of a Louis D. Brandeis Quote, 16 no. 3 The Green Bag 251-256, Spring 2013.

Louis D. Brandeis and the Trials of the Tribulation, 17 no. 1 LH&RB 8-12, 2011.

A Guide to the Publications of the Kentucky Legislative Research Commission, 75 no. 2 Kentucky Libraries 25-27, 2011.

Nursery of a Supreme Court Justice: The Library of James Harlan of Kentucky, Father of John Marshall Harlan, (with Kurt Metzmeier) 100 Law Library J 639-674, 2008.

John Marshall Harlan's Political Memoir, 33 J. of Supreme Court History 304-321, 2008.

The Civil War Reminiscences of John Marshall Harlan, 32 J. of Supreme Court History 249-275, 2007.

A Union List of Appellate Court Records and Briefs: Federal and State, Fred B. Rothman & Company, 1999. Co-authored with Michael Whiteman.