Lori Strickler Corso

Electronic Services Librarian & Legal Research Instructor


  Ms. Corso currently serves as the Electronic Services Librarian, managing our law databases and the law school’s website. She also teaches the Legal Research portion of the Legal Research, Analysis, Writing & Communication course and the Advanced Legal Research class. Ms. Corso lectures in various courses including Advanced Insurance Seminar and Statutes & Legislation. She also presents research orientations to CARES clinic students and summer externs. Ms. Corso has taught Legal Research & Writing as an adjunct professor in Bryn Mawr College's Gaduate School of Social Work and Social Research and teaches in the Villanova Paralegal Studies program as part of the College of Professional Studies.

Ms. Corso has presented on various legal research and project management topics in several forums including the CALI Conference and the Greater Philadelphia Law Library Association's annual Institute and seasonal programs. She has also presented continuing education programs both live and via webinar for the Pennsylvania Bar Institute on subjects ranging from free legal information resources to real estate research resources.

Ms. Corso joined the Villanova Law Library in 2010, after working as the firm librarian for a large law firm based in Los Angeles. She holds a JD from Northeastern University School of Law, a Masters in Library and Information Science from San Jose State University, and a BA and a BS from Shippensburg University. She currently serves as Immediate Past President of the Greater Philadelphia Law Library Association (GPLLA).

Practice Experience

  • Law Firm Librarian for Wood Smith Henning & Berman LLP, Los Angeles
  • Joined the faculty in 2010
Legal Research Instructor Lori Strickler

Office: Rm 159, Law School Building
Phone: 610-519-7235
Fax: 610-519-7033

Courses and Seminars

  • Legal Research


Northeastern University School of Law, JD

San Jose State University, Masters in Library and Information Science

Shippensburg University, BA and BS