Olivia Smith Schlinck is Head of Research Instruction and a reference librarian at the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, where she organizes all formal and informal legal research instruction for the law school. Olivia teaches introductory legal research to first-year students and Advanced Legal Research to upper-level students. She has also taught introductory legal research classes as a Lecturer in Law at Columbia Law School. Olivia earned her J.D. from the City University of New York (CUNY) School of Law, her M.L.S from Queens College, and a B.A. in Sociology from Manhattan College.