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Joseph F. Rice School of Law


Daniel A. Brackmann

Title: Reference Librarian
Department: Law Library
Joseph F. Rice School of Law
Phone: 803-777-3361
Office: 1525 Senate Street
Columbia, SC 29208
Resources: CV [pdf]
Daniel A. Brackmann


Dan Brackmann received his J.D. from the University of Cincinnati in 1999.  He practiced law primarily as a litigator in small firms in Missouri and Illinois before getting his M.S.L.I.S from the University of Illinois in 2014.  Prior to joining the USC faculty in 2017, Mr. Brackmann served three years as the Electronic Resources Librarian at Texas Southern University’s Thurgood Marshall School of Law in Houston, Texas.

Mr. Brackmann teaches the research portion of the Legal Research, Analysis, & Writing I & II classes.  His scholarly interests currently include information-based modeling of law schools, law libraries, and legal pedagogy.  


  • Legal Research, Analysis & Writing I (LAWS 533)
  • Legal Research, Analysis & Writing II (LAWS 534)

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