More than 11,300 papers written by Albany Law School faculty were downloaded from the Social Science Research Network (SSRN) during the past 12 months, making Albany Law 51 of 221 U.S. and international law schools participating on the network.
During the past two years, some 22,000 papers from Albany Law professors were downloaded.
The law school is also on the list at 42 for number of faculty authors - 51 - who participate. Professors Patricia Salkin, James Gathii and Paul Finkelman all have written papers that have been downloaded several thousand times. The school is number one for amount of papers posted on the site during the past year, a few spots ahead of the law schools at Harvard, Yale, Columbia and NYU.