Jason Happ

Head of Digital Initiatives
Legal Research Instructor


Jason Happ serves as Villanova Law's head of digital initiatives. He was previously the access services librarian at the Howard University School of Law, where he taught legal research, managed circulation and assisted with faculty research projects. He has practiced law in Maryland and Washington, DC. He received his master's of library science (MLS) from the University of Maryland at College Park and subsequently worked as a librarian for an AM Law 100 firm in Washington, DC. He received his JD from Tulane Law School and a BA in history and political science: international relations from Tulane University. 


Practice Experience

  • Access Services Librarian, Howard University School of Law 
  • Research and Online Resources Librarian, Covington & Burling, LLP

Office: Rm 160, John F. Scarpa Hall
Phone: 610-519-6256
Fax: 610-519-7033

Courses and Seminars

  • Legal Research (1L)


  • University of Maryland (College Park), MLS
  • Tulane Law School, JD
  • Tulane University, BA