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Election Law @ Moritz

Election Law @ Moritz

Information and insight on the laws governing federal, state and local elections. By the Moritz College of Law.

http://moritzlaw.osu.edu/electionlaw/
Rank this Week: 1337

Ross-Blakley Law Library Blog

Ross-Blakley Law Library Blog

Covers key legal-education, research, practice, and law-library news. From the John J. Ross-William C. Blakley Law Library of the Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law at Arizona State University.

http://lawlibnews.lawnews-asu.org/
  • Aug 22

    Free Online Access to Study Aids/Supplement

    Free Online Access to Study Aids/Supplement
    The Law Library provides ASU Law students with free access to over 500 study aids/course supplements through the West Academic Study Aids Subscription. 24/7 access – you can access the study aids anytime online Full-content searching…
  • May 27

    HeinOnline Android App Now Available

    HeinOnline Android App Now Available
    The HeinOnline app is a great tool for accessing the wealth of information on HeinOnline via your mobile device, and the app is now available for Android users!  Using either the Android or iOS app, you can browse the many…
  • May 3

    Robert Skousen ’17 and Simon Goldenberg ’17 Honored for Exemplary Student Research

    Robert Skousen ’17 and Simon Goldenberg ’17 Honored for Exemplary Student Research
    The Ross-Blakley Law Library at the Sandra O’Connor College of Law is pleased to announce the 2016 recipients of The Ross-Blakley Law Library Award for Exemplary Student Research. Robert Skousen is the first place award recipient for…
Rank this Week: 2983

ThomChat

ThomChat

Thomas Jefferson School of Law Library Blog

http://tjsllibrary.wordpress.com
  • Aug 22

    Feel Confident that Your Legal Research is Complete

    Feel Confident that Your Legal Research is Complete
    Feel Confident that Your Legal Research is Complete by Family Law and Estate Planning attorney, Jeremy Byellin One of the worst experiences as an attorney is realizing that a vital authority is missing from your legal argument.  Your…
  • Aug 4

    Five Fascinating Books for Lawyers and Law Student

    Five Fascinating Books for Lawyers and Law Student
    Five Fascinating Books for Lawyers and Law Students by Nashville personal injury attorney and founder and lead attorney of Keith Williams Law Group, Keith Williams If you’re like a lot of lawyers I speak to, you’re…
  • Jul 22

    Study Rooms Available at Central Library

    Study Rooms Available at Central Library
    Did you know that San Diego Public Library’s Central branch has study rooms available for free to anyone with a library card? The library has 22 study rooms that seat 2-6 people on several different floors of the library. These ……
Rank this Week: 862

Legal Research is EASY

Legal Research is EASY

Covers basic legal research. By Bret Christensen.

http://legalresearchiseasy.blogspot.com/
  • Aug 22

    It Just Perpetuates Crime

    It Just Perpetuates Crime
    How many times have you read cases where people pay premiums for years and then, when they look to collect on a policy, the insurance companies pull a fast one and deny the claim?  I see it all the time.Funny, then, when I'm reading the…
  • Aug 15

    Take it to the Bank

    Take it to the Bank
    In today's news is a story about a homeless couple who received a $20,000 wedding all donated by their community. Despite research showing the more you pay on a wedding, the better chance your union will end in divorce, this community chose…
  • Aug 8

    Let's GO!

    Let's GO!
    The newest fad that has taken the online world by storm seems to be Pokemon Go.  Turns out, while playing the game (or while the game is being played), a number of people are also committing (or being victims of) some serious…
Rank this Week: 3712

Off the Shelf - The Osgood Hall…

Off the Shelf - The Osgood Hall Law School Library Blog

Covers developments in legal information and legal information technologies for research and practice.

http://libblog.osgoode.yorku.ca
  • Aug 22

    Recent Acquisitions, August 15 – August 22, 2016

    Recent Acquisitions, August 15 – August 22, 2016
    17 new acquisitions in Osgoode Hall Law School Library, including 12 from 2016: HD 8038 I8 M32 2004 The culture of profession in late Renaissance Italy University of Toronto Press, 2004 xv, 373 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm K ……
  • Aug 15

    Recent Acquisitions, August 8 – August 15, 2016

    Recent Acquisitions, August 8 – August 15, 2016
    25 new acquisitions in Osgoode Hall Law School Library, including 11 from 2016: Passing wealth on death : will-substitutes in comparative… Braun, Alexandra,, Röthel, Anne, K 805 A6 P37 2016 Passing wealth on death :…
  • Aug 8

    Canadian Legal Research and Writing Guide on CanLII

    Canadian Legal Research and Writing Guide on CanLII
    More great news from CanLII: Fans of the Best Guide Guide to Canadian Legal Research will be pleased to know that the site is now being hosted and updated by CanLII. The Best Guide has been freely available on the … Continue reading…
Rank this Week: 1615

beSpacific

beSpacific

Features law, marketing, Internet legal resources and technology news. By Sabrina I. Pacifici.

http://www.bespacific.com/
  • Aug 20

    Discover the open data policies -The Open Data, for non-lawyer

    Discover the open data policies -The Open Data, for non-lawyer
    Via the Sunlight Foundation and OpenGov Foundation: “Open Data Policies Decoded provides the open data policies on one friendly website. Inline definitions, cross-references, bulk downloads, a modern API, and all of the niceties of…
  • Aug 20

    The link between health spending and life expectancy: The US is an outlier

    The link between health spending and life expectancy: The US is an outlier
    Via Our World in Data by Max Roser – “[This graph and much more can be found in the Our World In Data-entry on how healthcare is financed.] The graph shows the relationship between what a country spends on health per person and…
  • Aug 20

    World Bank – Global Economic Prospects Divergences and Risk

    World Bank – Global Economic Prospects Divergences and Risk
    “The World Bank is revising its 2016 global growth forecast down to 2.4 percent from the 2.9 percent pace projected in January. The move is due to sluggish growth in advanced economies, stubbornly low commodity prices, weak global…
Rank this Week: 21

Depraved Librarian

Depraved Librarian

A carnival of news and information about culture, law, music, technology and research. By Grace Lee.

http://depravedlibrarian.wordpress.com
  • Aug 20

    Links for 2016-08-19 [del.icio.us]

    Links for 2016-08-19 [del.icio.us]
    Sponsored: 64% off Code Black Drone with HD Camera Our #1 Best-Selling Drone--Meet the Dark Night of the Sky!
  • Aug 18

    Links for 2016-08-17 [del.icio.us]

    Links for 2016-08-17 [del.icio.us]
    Sponsored: 64% off Code Black Drone with HD Camera Our #1 Best-Selling Drone--Meet the Dark Night of the Sky!
  • Aug 12

    Links for 2016-08-11 [del.icio.us]

    Links for 2016-08-11 [del.icio.us]
    Sponsored: 64% off Code Black Drone with HD Camera Our #1 Best-Selling Drone--Meet the Dark Night of the Sky!
Rank this Week: 399

Jenkins Law Library Blog

Jenkins Law Library Blog

Covers technology and legal research.

https://www.jenkinslaw.org/blog
  • Aug 19

    CCH Pennsylvania Employment Law - A Loislaw Library on Fastcase

    CCH Pennsylvania Employment Law - A Loislaw Library on Fastcase
    CCH Pennsylvania Employment Law Library is accessible to Jenkins' members on their desktops through Fastcase.* This handy resource provides case law, summaries, statutes and regulations. Once you have signed into jenkinslaw.org, access Member…
  • Aug 16

    New Pennsylvania Orphans' Court Rule

    New Pennsylvania Orphans' Court Rule
    The new Pennsylvania Orphans' Court Rules go into effect on Thursday, September 1. The new rules, as well as the Order and the Committee Report, are available online from the Orphans' Court Procedural Rules Committee. The new rules were…
  • Aug 9

    The Future Is Already Here And The Law Is Figuring Out How To Catch Up With It

    The Future Is Already Here And The Law Is Figuring Out How To Catch Up With It
    In the early aughts we marvelled at the wonders of the Internet age: Free videos. (Look, a kitty pulling down a shower curtain!) Satellite maps. (Hey, the Jones' pool is bigger than ours!) Smartphones. (Cool, Boston Market has an app!) But…
Rank this Week: 329

BLS Library Blog

BLS Library Blog

Provides news and views on matters of interest to the Brooklyn Law School community.

http://www.blslibrary.com/
  • Aug 19

    Welcome to the Library!

    Welcome to the Library!
    The BLS Library staff welcomes new and returning students to school for the 2016-2017 academic year.  We are here to help in whatever way we can with your print and electronic use of the Library. You may borrow reserve and circulating…
  • Aug 19

    Is the DMCA Unconstitutionally Overbroad?

    Is the DMCA Unconstitutionally Overbroad?
    Since passage in 1998 of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act, Pub. L. 105-304, media companies like Sony, Disney, Comcast and others have issued DMCA take down notices to remove online content from sites hosted by service providers,…
  • Aug 10

    Israeli Court Rules on Kafka Paper

    Israeli Court Rules on Kafka Paper
    In a major victory for libraries and public access to great literature, the Israeli Supreme Court this week issued a ruling concluding an eight-year legal battle about ownership of the literary works and letters of Franz Kafka. The series of…
Rank this Week: 80

Boston College Legal Eagle

Boston College Legal Eagle

Features news and research updates from the legal information librarians at Boston College Law School.

http://bclegaleagle.blogspot.com/
  • Aug 19

    Bloomberg Law Debuts New Tax Research Platform

    Bloomberg Law Debuts New Tax Research Platform
    Bloomberg Law: Tax is a brand-new, stand-alone, comprehensive tax research platform designed by tax practitioners for practitioners.  It is remarkably easy to navigate and search.  A quick glance at the home page…
  • Aug 11

    West Academic Study Aids: New Online Access for the Law School!

    West Academic Study Aids: New Online Access for the Law School!
    Hello students!  As summer is wrapping up, we in the library excitedly anticipate seeing campus buzzing again.  To help you get back in the swing of things, consider checking out the new access to West Academic Study Aids.…
  • Aug 4

    Scopus: a new tool for "Law +" multidisciplinary research

    Scopus: a new tool for "Law +" multidisciplinary research
    Here at the BC Law Library this summer, the reference librarians have been working with many law faculty research assistants. These law students have been charged with researching multidisciplinary topics or as we call them,"Law +" topics,…
Rank this Week: 727

Elon Law Library

Elon Law Library

Features library news and updates. From Elon University School of Law Library.

http://elonlawlibrary.blogspot.com/
  • Aug 19

    Items Available for Check Out

    Items Available for Check Out
    Welcome Back!  The library staff is excited to welcome everyone back for another great Academic Year.  We would also like to remind you of some items available for checkout at the library. The Library has a table top podium…
  • Aug 3

    Access to Library Catalog

    Access to Library Catalog
    The library is currently experiencing technical difficulties with online access to the library catalog.  We expect the issue to be resolved shortly.  In the interim the Library's Collection can be searched using this web…
  • May 22

    Study Room Reservations Available

    Study Room Reservations Available
    Group Study Rooms are available for reservation if you need to engage in group study.  The rules for the Group Study Rooms are as follows.Group Study rooms are for groups of three or more students.Sign-up sheets for the Group Study Rooms…
Rank this Week: 4184

Library Stuff

Library Stuff

Dedicated to resources for keeping current and professional development. From Information Today, Inc.

http://www.librarystuff.net
  • Aug 19

    College libraries reinvented for digital age

    College libraries reinvented for digital age
    “Roll over, Melvil Dewey. Behold the 21st-century college library.Hundreds of schools, from Ivy League universities to community colleges, have remade their libraries as colorful hubs of college life. Gone are bound journals, miles of…
  • Aug 19

    Clear Lake library 3D printing lab helps 5-year-old get new hand

    Clear Lake library 3D printing lab helps 5-year-old get new hand
    “When the parents of a 5-year-old girl in Victoria set out on quest to find a prosthetic hand for their daughter, little did they know their search would end at a library in Clear Lake.Katelyn Vincik’s parents said their daughter…
  • Aug 18

    Is Wikipedia the largest-ever digital humanities project? Exploring an emerging relationship

    Is Wikipedia the largest-ever digital humanities project? Exploring an emerging relationship
    “Digital humanities is an area of research where humanities and computing collide; it’s a field of study that creates an opportunity to understand Wikipedia from new perspectives, such as its value in the preservation of…
Rank this Week: 254

Class Action Countermeasures

Class Action Countermeasures

Covers class action defense. By McGuireWoods LLP.

http://www.classactioncountermeasures.com
  • Aug 19

    Class Decertification: Delayed Gratification or Justice Denied?

    Class Decertification: Delayed Gratification or Justice Denied?
    Ah, class decertification in district court…the rarely glimpsed, late-harvest victory that comparatively few class action defense counsel can claim to have tasted. U.S. District Judge Charles Breyer of the Northern District of…
  • Aug 16

    The Issues with Issue Certification

    The Issues with Issue Certification
    Rule 23(c)(4) has been been placed under a microscope in the past few years, largely because of the judicial response to the Supreme Court’s Comcast Corp. v. Behrend opinion, and the Rules Advisory Committee’s subsequent…
  • Aug 15

    A Look Back at Some Recent Highlight

    A Look Back at Some Recent Highlight
    One of our long-standing objectives for this blog is to provide in-depth analysis of recent court rulings and developing trends that impact class action practice.  That remains a driving tenet.  In an effort to expand our coverage,…
Rank this Week: 944

Due Process

Due Process

By the Georgetown Law Library.

https://blogs.commons.georgetown.edu/dueprocess/
  • Aug 19

    Happy National Aviation Day!

    Happy National Aviation Day!
    According to 36 U.S.C. 118, August 19 is designated as National Aviation Day. First recognized in 1939 by Franklin D. Roosevelt on the anniversary of Orville Wright’s birthday, it was codified in Title 36 with other days of patriotic…
  • Aug 17

    New Resource – Law.com

    New Resource – Law.com
    The library now offers Law.com to all members of the Georgetown Law community. Law.com features legal news and analysis from the American Lawyer and National Law Journal, including the infamous rankings of the legal industry, the AmLaw 100…
  • Aug 16

    Library catalog outage on Thursday, August 18th

    Library catalog outage on Thursday, August 18th
    This Thursday, August 18th, the Georgetown Law Library catalog (GULLiver) will undergo maintenance beginning at approximately 11:00 am and lasting up to 8 hours (until 7:00 pm). During this time you may be unable to: search GULLiver, access…
Rank this Week: 1458

In Custodia Legis

In Custodia Legis

Covers current legal trends, collecting for the largest law library in the world, a British perspective, a perspective from New Zealand, legislative developments in THOMAS, and cultural intelligence and the law.

http://blogs.loc.gov/law
  • Aug 19

    Codrington Library – Pic of the Week

    Codrington Library – Pic of the Week
    Earlier this month I attended the International Association of Law Libraries (IALL) annual course on law and legal information. This year’s course was held at the University of Oxford in the United Kingdom and the theme was Common…
  • Aug 18

    An Interview with Felix Beulke, Foreign Law Intern

    An Interview with Felix Beulke, Foreign Law Intern
    Describe your background I am from Germany and grew up in a town called Passau which is located on the outskirts of the Bavarian Forest and is characterized by its university and student life. In 2008, I moved to the German capital Berlin and…
  • Aug 17

    An Interview with Jasmine Stewart, Collection Services Intern

    An Interview with Jasmine Stewart, Collection Services Intern
    Today’s interview is with Jasmine Stewart, one of this year’s stellar summer interns in the Collection Services Division.  Jasmine has been busy inventorying and creating metadata for a collection of…
Rank this Week: 691

University of Baltimore Law…

University of Baltimore Law Library Blog

Provides news and links of interest to the law school community.

http://ublawlibrary.wordpress.com
  • Aug 19

    Link Round-Up: August 19

    Link Round-Up: August 19
    The Back-to-School Headquarters Our new 1Ls had their first night of Orientation on Tuesday! We’ve already talked a lot about first year success tips (in fact, we have a whole LibGuide on it), but here’s one more link from…
  • Aug 15

    Happy Birthday Justice Breyer!

    Happy Birthday Justice Breyer!
    Supreme Court Justice Stephen G. Breyer turns 78 today! Fun Facts about Justice Breyer from Oyez.org: Born in San Francisco, California Majored in Philosophy at Stanford for undergrad Graduated magna cum laude from Harvard Law Clerked…
  • Aug 12

    Link Round-Up August 12

    Link Round-Up August 12
    (Why do we have Ghostbusters in a law movie collection, you ask?) Looking for more Olympics information? The Congressional Research Service has released an impressive briefing about the games, including analysis of the Zika outbreak, public…
Rank this Week: 4015

Slaw

Slaw

A Canadian cooperative weblog on all things legal.

http://www.slaw.ca
  • Aug 19

    Can You Stop Networking?

    Can You Stop Networking?
    It is not an understatement to say that in professional services, networking is one of the most important parts of our job. Connections are critical, projects cannot be completed without people. There are lots of different ways to network and…
  • Aug 17

    Access to Private Standards Incorporated Into Law

    Access to Private Standards Incorporated Into Law
    From time to time governments make law by referring to non-governmental rules. These are often technical matters on which standards are developed by outside experts. For example, a regulation might require manufacturers to comply with a…
  • Aug 17

    Wednesday: What’s Hot on CanLII

    Wednesday: What’s Hot on CanLII
    Each Wednesday we tell you which three English-language cases and which French-language case have been the most viewed* on CanLII and we give you a small sense of what the cases are about. For this last week: 1. The Estate of Henry…
Rank this Week: 111

Current Awareness Weblog

Current Awareness Weblog

Covers England and Wales case law, legislation, and legal news. From the Inner Temple Library.

http://www.innertemplelibrary.com/
  • Aug 19

    County court: restricting sunlight to a tenant’s flat could be breach of leasehold covenant – OUT-LAW.com

    County court: restricting sunlight to a tenant’s flat could be breach of leasehold covenant – OUT-LAW.com
    ‘Development work that restricts natural sunlight to property can in principle be a breach of a ‘quiet enjoyment’ covenant in a lease, even where no formal right to light exists, according to the county court.’ Full…
  • Aug 19

    Council agrees to re-house disabled woman after Ombudsman investigation – Local Government Lawyer

    Council agrees to re-house disabled woman after Ombudsman investigation – Local Government Lawyer
    ‘A London borough has agreed to re-house a disabled woman and her family after errors were made in processing her housing application.’ Full story Local Government Lawyer, 18th August 2016 Source: www.localgovernmentlawyer.co.uk
  • Aug 19

    BAILII: Recent Decision

    BAILII: Recent Decision
    High Court (Administrative Court) Nanthakumar, Re review of tariff [2016] EWHC 2007 (Ch) (18 August 2016) Herbert, Re review of tariff [2016] EWHC 2008 (Admin) (18 August 2016) High Court (Chancery Division) Walsh & Anor v Hall & Anor…
Rank this Week: 8

CM Law Library Blog

CM Law Library Blog

Seeks to inform the Cleveland-Marshall College of Law community about key legal education, research, practice, and law library news, with a particular focus on Cuyahoga County and Ohio as well as faculty research interests.

http://cmlawlibraryblog.classcaster.net/
  • Aug 18

    Announcing the Future Legal Leaders Scholarship

    Announcing the Future Legal Leaders Scholarship
    Lawsuit Legal has announced a new annual award of $2,000 for students enrolled in a J.D. program at an accredited law school. The Future Legal Leaders Scholarship will be awarded for the first time in 2017. To be eligible, applicants must be…
  • Aug 17

    Back to School Supplies Drive at the Law Library

    Back to School Supplies Drive at the Law Library
    The Cleveland-Marshall Chapter of National Lawyers Guild is host a school supply drive.  The box to donate is located at the law library’s circulation desk (pictured).  Pleas donate any school supplies you have or may wish to…
  • Aug 16

    Student Lounge in the Library: A Great Place to Chill

    Student Lounge in the Library: A Great Place to Chill
    Welcome to our new 1ls, LLM, and MLS students!  Also, a hearty welcome back to our returning students.  The student lounge (Rm 102 in the library) has space to eat, a microwave, toaster, Keurig coffee make and fridge.  Also to…
Rank this Week: 1055

National Indian Law Library --…

National Indian Law Library -- News

Covers Native American legal issues, published by the National Indian Law Library, a public law library devoted to federal Indian and tribal law.

http://nilllibrary.blogspot.com/
  • Aug 18

    NILL added new content to the Indian Law Bulletins on 8/18

    NILL added new content to the Indian Law Bulletins on 8/18
    U.S. Courts of Appeals Bulletinhttp://www.narf.org/nill/bulletins/cta/2016cta.html United States v. Lasley (Sentencing - Guidelines to Major Crimes Act)U.S. Federal Trial Courts Bulletin…
  • Aug 11

    NILL added new content to the Indian Law Bulletins on 8/11

    NILL added new content to the Indian Law Bulletins on 8/11
    U.S. Courts of Appeals Bulletinhttp://www.narf.org/nill/bulletins/cta/2016cta.html Ute Indian Tribe of the Uintah and Ouray Reservation v. Myton (Reservation Boundaries)Bodi v. Shingle Springs Band of Miwok Indians (Tribal Sovereign Immunity…
  • Aug 5

    NILL added new content to the Indian Law Bulletins on 8/5

    NILL added new content to the Indian Law Bulletins on 8/5
    U.S. Supreme Court Bulletin http://www.narf.org/nill/bulletins/sct/2015-2016update.htmlPetition for certiorari was filed on 7/13/16 in Jones v. Norton (Wrongful Death)U.S. Courts of Appeals…
Rank this Week: 1137

State Law Library of Montana

State Law Library of Montana

Features notices of new Opinions and Orders from the Montana Supreme Court, library announcements, research tips, and Montana legal news.

http://mtlawlibrary.wordpress.com
  • Aug 18

    OPINION AND ORDER: AFL-CIO v. McCulloch

    OPINION AND ORDER: AFL-CIO v. McCulloch
    WRIT – OTHER OP 16-0453, 2016 MT 200, MONTANA AFL-CIO, MONTANA TAXPAYERS ASSOCIATION, MEA-MFT, INTERNATIONAL BROTHERHOOD OF ELECTRICAL WORKERS LOCAL 233 (“IBEW Local 233”), DUANE ANKNEY, JIM KEANE, and JEFFREY WELBORN,…
  • Aug 17

    UNPUBLISHED OPINION: State v. Hasting

    UNPUBLISHED OPINION: State v. Hasting
    CRIMINAL – THEFT DA 15-0258, 2016 MT 199N, STATE OF MONTANA, Plaintiff and Appellee, v. DAN EUGENE HASTINGS, Defendant and Appellant.
  • Aug 17

    UNPUBLISHED OPINION: Matter of B.J.T.H. and B.H.T.H.

    UNPUBLISHED OPINION: Matter of B.J.T.H. and B.H.T.H.
    CIVIL – DEPENDENT NEGLECT DA 15-0513, 2016 MT 198N, IN THE MATTER OF: B.J.T.H. and B.H.T.H., Youths in Need of Care.
Rank this Week: 14

The Reporter

The Reporter

Covers legal research. By the Texas Tech Law Library.

https://texastechlawlibrary.wordpress.com
  • Aug 18

    Fall 2016 Scribes Student Legal Writing Society

    Fall 2016 Scribes Student Legal Writing Society
    To access the Scholarly Writing Series videos, please see the Law Library Blog post on topic.
  • Aug 9

    New Law Library Catalog

    New Law Library Catalog
    The Law Library has spent the past few months working on transitioning to a new Library Catalog platform.  We are …Continue reading →
  • Aug 9

    Faculty Research Series Fall 2016

    Faculty Research Series Fall 2016
    Law Faculty – please join the Law Library on Thursday, September 8 from 12pm-1pm in the Faculty Conference Room for LUNCH as …Continue reading →
Rank this Week: 2030

The Blackacre Times

The Blackacre Times

Features research tips, pop culture, and legal news. By the Georgia State University Law Library.

http://theblackacretimes.com/
  • Aug 18

    Library: location, location, location

    Library: location, location, location
    Hopefully you have most of the law school ‘space’ figured out by now and have fully perfected attending the right class at the right time–the low hanging fruit of success. Eventually you will need to know where to locate…
  • Aug 16

    The 2016 Presidential Race: A Chance for History

    The 2016 Presidential Race: A Chance for History
    By John Evans If you are anything like me, right now two sets of stories dominate your social media feeds; stories of the Olympics and stories about the presidential elections. With the Olympics already receiving a blog post, I figured I will…
  • Aug 4

    Study Aid

    Study Aid
    How you study, prepare for class, and prepare for exams is a decision you must eventually make.  Here are are a few resources to help you along the way.       Traditional Study Aids The Law Library’s collection of…
Rank this Week: 3310

The Goodson Blogson

The Goodson Blogson

News & Announcements from the J. Michael Goodson Law Library at Duke.

http://dukelawref.blogspot.com/
  • Aug 18

    New Research Guide to Business Association

    New Research Guide to Business Association
    Confused by corporations law? Take some time to learn more about this essential law school subject. Business Associations courses are a foundation for many upper-level law school classes in corporate and financial law topics, and will also be…
  • Aug 11

    Lawyers at the Movie

    Lawyers at the Movie
    Summer is traditionally Hollywood blockbuster season, and even the ABA Journal is getting in on the fun. This month's cover story includes a colorful round-up of The Six Types of Lawyer Movies, illustrated with "trading cards" for each…
  • Aug 2

    The Constitution in Your Pocket

    The Constitution in Your Pocket
    At last week's Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia, the United States Constitution made an unexpected guest appearance. Khizr and Ghazala Khan, the parents of a Muslim-American soldier who was killed in Iraq, appeared on stage…
Rank this Week: 1331

Seattle University Law Library…

Seattle University Law Library INFO

Covers legal news, legal research and library news.

http://lawlibraryblog.seattleu.edu/
  • Aug 18

    Today in Legal History: 19th Amendment Ratified

    Today in Legal History: 19th Amendment Ratified
    On August 18, 1920, the 19th amendment was ratified, granting women the right to vote. The effort to achieve this milestone involved decades of struggle and protest. Women suffrage supporters in the mid-19th century lectured, wrote, marched,…
  • Aug 17

    US Legal System

    US Legal System
    It’s a little more than just being a bill sitting up here on Capitol Hill; this research guide by Kelly Kunsch is useful for new students or people with a burning interest in Constitutional law, as well as a comparative reference for…
  • Aug 16

    Featured Database: ProQuest Congressional

    Featured Database: ProQuest Congressional
    ProQuest Congressional provides indexing (1789 to current) and selected full-text access (late 1980’s to current) to various publications of the United States Congress including bills, laws, hearings, testimony, reports, biographies,…
Rank this Week: 487

Hunter's Query

Hunter's Query

Features research tips and law library news. From the Howard W. Hunter Law Library at the J. Reuben Clark Law School.

http://huntersquery.byulaw.info/wordpress/
  • Aug 17

    Welcome, Class of 2019!

    Welcome, Class of 2019!
    The Law Library is happy to welcome the class of 2019 to the law school!  We’re excited that you’re here with us and want you to know that we’re here to help you throughout your legal education.  In addition to…
  • Aug 12

    Interlibrary Loan

    Interlibrary Loan
    Interlibrary Loan (ILL) is a free service for BYU Law faculty, staff, and students to assist with their research needs. ILL will locate and deliver to you: books, journal articles, and many other library…
  • May 12

    Two Self-Paced Language Learning and Supplementary Language Support Program

    Two Self-Paced Language Learning and Supplementary Language Support Program
    Pronunciator Pronunciator teaches 80 world languages, including TESOL, from 50 language interfaces. This program is a great tool for self-assisted language learning, to provide supplemental practice and support for language classes taken on…
Rank this Week: 81

Yale Law Library - News and Events

Yale Law Library - News and Events

Covers library acquisitions, book talks, and administrative news.

http://library.law.yale.edu/news
  • Aug 17

    Welcome to Yale Law School, Class of 2019

    Welcome to Yale Law School, Class of 2019
    Welcome to Yale Law School (YLS). We’re glad you’re here!
  • Aug 9

    New on the shelves: the first law book printed by a woman

    New on the shelves: the first law book printed by a woman
    This drawing is found in one of our recent acquisitions. What makes it special is that the book is the very first law book printed by a woman: Argumentum Institutionum imperialium, an edition of Justinian’s Institutes printed in Paris…
  • Jul 29

    Explosion at Black Tom: A forgotten history of sabotage during WWI

    Explosion at Black Tom: A forgotten history of sabotage during WWI
    This July, the Yale Law Library presents “Explosion at Black Tom: A forgotten history of sabotage during WWI”, an exhibit dedicated to the one hundred year anniversary of the Black Tom Island munitions depot explosion in Jersey…
Rank this Week: 231

Pappas Law Library Blog

Pappas Law Library Blog

From the Boston University School of Law.

http://bulawinteractive.org/libraryblog/
  • Aug 17

    Career Resources From the Library

    Career Resources From the Library
    Whether you are participating in OCI or not, the library has resources to help you with your job search. If you are interested in finding contact information for BU alumni, for example, you can use Leadership Library. Additionally, we have a…
  • Aug 12

    Welcome!

    Welcome!
    Please join us in welcoming our newest law librarians: Stefanie Maclin-Hurd, Kate Cochrane, and Shira Megerman! Kindle
  • Jun 24

    Brexit – What does this mean for the EU and the UK?

    Brexit – What does this mean for the EU and the UK?
    The dramatic win of the Brexit campaign is dominating the news.  Any member state may withdraw from the EU under Art. 50 which can be found on Eur-Lex, the EU’s legal portal.  That withdrawal will take effect 2 years…
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Ramsey County Law Library Blog

Ramsey County Law Library Blog

Provides information and commentary for local legal professionals and lay persons on local legal news, neighborhood happenings, self-help resources, information about our collection materials, and other other legal tools and resources

http://ramseylawlibrary.org/
  • Aug 16

    So You’re NOT a Kid…Or Are You?

    So You’re NOT a Kid…Or Are You?
    The same legal issues that snag adults can just as easily snag minors.  But answers and solutions might be different simply because of the age factor.   If you are an adult seeking expungment of a criminal…
  • Aug 8

    Voter Disenfranchisment?

    Voter Disenfranchisment?
    Wisconsin, North Dakota, Texas and North Carolina all had voter fraud laws struck down recently by various federal courts.  In each case, the state law in question was found to disenfranchise nonwhite voters. North Carolina was…
  • Aug 1

    Minnesota Sentencing Guideline

    Minnesota Sentencing Guideline
    Be aware that today the 2016 Minnesota Sentencing Guidelines (MSG) go into effect.  Now if you or a client have recently been charged with a felony, you probably don’t need to worry about these new updated…
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Legal Scholarship Blog

Legal Scholarship Blog

Features law-related calls for papers, conferences and workshops. From the Ohio State Moritz College of Law, University of Georgia School of Law, University of Pittsburgh School of Law and University of Washington School of Law.

http://legalscholarshipblog.com
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Regent Law Library

Regent Law Library

Features library and legal news.

http://regentlawlibrary.blogspot.com/
  • Aug 16

    Welcome New Law Students!

    Welcome New Law Students!
    Welcome to Regent University School of Law!  The Law Library will play an important role in your law school education.  The Law Library offers both individual and group study areas and provides a physical collection containing…
  • Jun 21

    New Database: ProQuest Legislative Insight

    New Database: ProQuest Legislative Insight
    The Law Library Collection now includes Legislative Insight, a federal legislative history service that makes available thoroughly researched compilations of digital full-text publications created by Congress during the process leading…
  • Apr 4

    Upcoming Legal Research Training

    Upcoming Legal Research Training
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3 Geeks and a Law Blog

3 Geeks and a Law Blog

Covers knowledge management, internet marketing and library sciences. By Greg Lambert, Lisa Salazar and Toby Brown.

http://www.geeklawblog.com/
  • Aug 16

    Exit Not Voice: Law Firms Don't Change Because Clients Aren't Asking

    Exit Not Voice: Law Firms Don't Change Because Clients Aren't Asking
    Actions are supposed to speak louder than words. And the direction of client action seems fairly unambiguous: Warning Signs for Big Firms as Report Sees Demand Drop-Off The Am Law 100: Signs of a Slowdown Global 100: Hitting the…
  • Aug 1

    Say Hello to Casetext's CARA - Case Analysis Research Assistant

    Say Hello to Casetext's CARA - Case Analysis Research Assistant
    As many of you that follow 3 Geeks know, I'm a big fan of the products that are coming out of Stanford University's CODEX program. One of the latest insights comes from a former CODEX fellow, Casetext, with their new CARA platform. Casetext's…
  • Jul 26

    Teaching Technology in the Academy – Dean’s Roundtable Part 2 – The ABA Annual Meeting (West Coast) edition

    Teaching Technology in the Academy – Dean’s Roundtable Part 2 – The ABA Annual Meeting (West Coast) edition
    [NOTE: Please welcome guest blogger, Michael J. Robak, Associate Director/Director of Information Technologies, Leon E. Bloch Law Library, University of Missouri - Kansas City. -GL] The movement to establish a true Technology instruction…
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VALLTalk

VALLTalk

From the Virginia Association of Law Libraries.

http://valltalk.blogspot.com/
  • Aug 16

    AALL 2016: Hopeful for the Future

    AALL 2016: Hopeful for the Future
    by Greg Stoner This July, with extremely generous support from both VALL and my employer, I attended the AALL Annual Meeting in Chicago. As I had previously attended the Annual Meeting only once before (in 2010), I was particularly excited to…
  • Aug 15

    AALL 2016: A Noob’s Perspective

    AALL 2016: A Noob’s Perspective
    by Alex Jakubow Attending the recent AALL meeting in Chicago symbolized my formal transition into academic law librarianship.  I never attended law school.  I never received any formal training in library science.  Instead, I…
  • Jun 14

    VLA Council Meeting, June 8, 2016

    VLA Council Meeting, June 8, 2016
    Submitted by Lara Dresser  Highlights of the VLA Council Meeting:·         Seeking submissions for the 2016 annual edition of the Virginia Libraries Journal—deadline August 1st:…
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Gallagher Blogs

Gallagher Blogs

Features library news and legal research tips. From the Marian Gould Gallagher Law Library of the University of Washington School of Law.

http://gallagherlawlibrary.blogspot.com/
  • Aug 15

    Of Local Interest: Justice Department Report on the Seattle Police Department

    Of Local Interest: Justice Department Report on the Seattle Police Department
    Actually, it is a report submitted by three academics and a member of the Police Foundation. The report is called:Promoting Officer Integrity Through Early Engagements and Procedural Justice in the Seattle Police Department (May 2016, 149…
  • Aug 14

    Miranda at 50

    Miranda at 50
    Marking Miranda v. Arizona's anniversary, ABAJournal.com has a slideshow, 50 Years of Miranda in Popular Culture, compiled by Brenan Sharp. Photo collage by Brenan SharpFor an overview, see the pages on Miranda  in the U.S.…
  • Aug 1

    Interactive Online Exhibits on U.S. Presidential Election

    Interactive Online Exhibits on U.S. Presidential Election
    The National Archives and Records Administration has teamed up with Google to present 13 online exhibits on U.S. Presidential elections in Google Arts & Culture.According to a NARA blog post:These specially curated exhibits feature…
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Et Seq. - The Harvard Law School…

Et Seq. - The Harvard Law School Library Blog

Covers library legal issues, legal information sources, and notices for the Harvard Law community. From the law librarians of Harvard Law School.

http://etseq.law.harvard.edu/
  • Aug 15

    Summer Reading 2016

    Summer Reading 2016
    At the end of last academic year, we used our bulletin board to ask you what you planned to read this summer. In case anyone out there has some beach time left this month, here are some of the highlights–check them out! Rework…
  • Aug 15

    852 RARE: Games People Play*

    852 RARE: Games People Play*
    Believe it or not, Historical & Special Collections is home to some law-related games, including playing cards and materials created to help students learn the law. This set of educational cards, published in Halle, Germany in 1709, was…
  • Aug 8

    Caselaw Access Project

    Caselaw Access Project
    The Harvard Law School Library is pleased to announce “Caselaw Access Project” as the formal name for its long-running project to help make U.S. state and federal court decisions freely accessible online. The Library began this…
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Law Library of Congress: News and…

Law Library of Congress: News and Events

Announces programs hosted by the Law Library of Congress, including legal film series, speaker series, and recognition events.

http://www.loc.gov/law/news/
  • Aug 15

    Law Library: News & Events: Congress.gov Account Survey

    Law Library: News & Events: Congress.gov Account Survey
    The Law Library of Congress would like to know how you use your Congress.gov account (or why you might not have one) and what account features are important to you. Do you track legislation? Members? Please fill out this short survey to…
  • Jul 15

    Law Library: News & Events: National Archives and Law Library of Congress to Host Proposed Amendments Wikipedia Edit-a-Thon

    Law Library: News & Events: National Archives and Law Library of Congress to Host Proposed Amendments Wikipedia Edit-a-Thon
    The National Archives and the Law Library of Congress are hosting a Wikipedia edit-a-thon for the proposed amendments to the U.S. Constitution on Friday, July 29 from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm at the National Archives in the Innovation Hub and…
  • Jul 12

    Law Library: News & Events: Congress.gov Content Survey

    Law Library: News & Events: Congress.gov Content Survey
    Do you use Congress.gov? The Law Library of Congress would like to hear from you.  Take a few minutes to complete the new Congress.gov Content Survey.   The goal of this new survey is to receive 250 responses.…
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The BIALL Blog

The BIALL Blog

From the British and Irish Association of Law Librarians.

http://biall.blogspot.com/
  • Aug 15

    Have Your Say members forum minute

    Have Your Say members forum minute
    The minutes from the Have Your Say members forum held at the BIALL Conference in Dublin on Friday 10th June are now available to view on the BIALL website.If any members have problems viewing the minutes or have any queries please contact…
  • Jul 25

    The BIALL Knowledge Management Group is pleased to announce...

    The BIALL Knowledge Management Group is pleased to announce...
    ... its next event, to be held at:·         Stephenson Harwood LLP, 1 Finsbury Circus, London EC2M 7SH·         on Thursday 18th August 2016 from…
  • Jul 25

    The BIALL Knowledge Management Group is pleased to announce...

    The BIALL Knowledge Management Group is pleased to announce...
    ... its next event, to be held at:Stephenson Harwood LLP, 1 Finsbury Circus, London EC2M 7SHThursday 18th August 2016 from 6pm to 9pm.We will hear from four speakers, representing different organisations at different stages of their KM…
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The Fred Parks Law Library Blog

The Fred Parks Law Library Blog

Covers legal news and resources. From the South Texas College of Law.

http://thefredparkslawlibrary.blogspot.com/
  • Aug 13

    Collection Spotlight - How to Succeed in Law School

    Collection Spotlight - How to Succeed in Law School
    by Barbara Szalkowski, Senior Catalog Librarian Now Appearing in the Library!We have pulled a collection of books forour new students and placed themon TOP of the low Reference shelvesnearest the elevators on the main 2nd…
  • Aug 11

    Throwback Thursday: Urban growth and renewal edition

    Throwback Thursday: Urban growth and renewal edition
    by Heather Kushnerick, Special Collections Librarian & College ArchivistToday is the first day of orientation here at the Houston College of Law. The halls are filled with eager students, ready to embark on the next phase of their lives.…
  • Jul 29

    Possible Service Interruptions on Saturday, 7/30. Library Closed Sunday, 7/31.

    Possible Service Interruptions on Saturday, 7/30. Library Closed Sunday, 7/31.
    Our Service Desks are getting some resurfacing done starting Friday afternoon, and continuing Saturday. This may result in some service interruptions.The Library will be closed Sunday, July 31st.
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University of New Hampshire School…

University of New Hampshire School of Law Library Blog

Provides law library news.

http://library.law.unh.edu/blog
  • Aug 12

    Now Playing in the IP Mall : Jeffrey Greenberg vs. The National Georgraphic Society

    Now Playing in the IP Mall : Jeffrey Greenberg vs. The National Georgraphic Society
    In May 2009, Photographer Jerry Greenberg of Seahawk Press, Miami Florida, donated to Franklin Pierce Law's IP Library his collection of legal briefs, exhibits, and other material that was created in his 12-year case: Greenberg v National…
  • Jul 31

    Now Playing in the IP Mall : Educational Patent Landscape Reports Serie

    Now Playing in the IP Mall : Educational Patent Landscape Reports Serie
    IP Librarian embedded as co-instructor in patent clinic...dozens of patent students learning patent landscape skills taught at no other law school...collaborating with numerous public interest NGOs needing patent landscapes for projects to…
  • Jul 24

    Now Playing in the IP Mall : Antique Rare e-Treatise Reading Room

    Now Playing in the IP Mall : Antique Rare e-Treatise Reading Room
    One of the most loved resouces in the IP Mall is the signficant collection of around 250 old Intellectual Property Treatises.  Paul Cole, Professor at BU's Centre for Legal Studies is the founding editor of the publication Intellectual…
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Lex Scripta

Lex Scripta

From the Dallas Association of Law Librarians.

http://dallnet.blogspot.com/
  • Aug 12

    Proposed Rules Amendments are Published for Public Comment

    Proposed Rules Amendments are Published for Public Comment
    On August 12, 2016, the Judicial Conference Advisory Committees on Appellate, Bankruptcy, Civil, and Criminal Rules published proposed amendments to their respective rules and forms, and requested that the proposals be circulated to the…
  • Aug 10

    DALL's New Website & Membership…

    DALL's New Website & Membership RenewalWe invite you to head over to http://dallnet.org/ to see the new Dallas Association of Law Librarians' website.We’ve added a section called “DALL Research Corner”. We’re…
  • Jun 20

    21 CFR 803 displays "plain language" from 2005 to current

    21 CFR 803 displays "plain language" from 2005 to current
    Not many realize that in 2005, the FDA made a significant change in the language about Medical Devices. The  plain language was introduced in the Federal Register February 28, 2005. In essence, the language changed from "statutory" to…
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UB Law Library Blog

UB Law Library Blog

Features news from the UB Law Library.

http://libweb.lib.buffalo.edu/blog/law
  • Aug 12

    Passport Office Closed Week of August 15th

    Passport Office Closed Week of August 15th
    The Law Library’s Passport Office will be closed this Monday, August 15th through Friday, August 19th. The Office will reopen on Monday, August 22nd at 9:00 AM. If you need a passport-sized photo while our office is closed, please visit…
  • Aug 9

    Mitchell Lecture this fall: “Editing the Environment”

    Mitchell Lecture this fall: “Editing the Environment”
    The Fall 2016 Mitchell Lecture will address the topic, “Editing the Environment: Emerging Issues in Genetics and the Law.” The lecture will be held on Friday, October 21, 2016, at 2:00 p.m. in the Center for the Arts, University…
  • Jul 28

    Cheers for Christine Anne George!

    Cheers for Christine Anne George!
    Please join the Law Library in saying fare well and best wishes to Christine George. Christine has accepted a position at Cardozo Law where she will be the Faculty & Scholarly Services Librarian. While at UB, Christine served as the law…
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Law Library Blog

Law Library Blog

From the University of British Columbia Law Library.

http://law.library.ubc.ca/category/blog/
  • Aug 11

    Light Reads @ the Law Library

    Light Reads @ the Law Library
  • Aug 9

    Irwin Law e-Book

    Irwin Law e-Book
    UBC Library has access to many Irwin Law titles online, including the “Essentials of Canadian Law” series. Includes: a good overview of the law in a broad range of subject areas including criminal law, torts, contracts,…
  • Aug 8

    New Books at the Law Library – August 8, 2016

    New Books at the Law Library – August 8, 2016
    LAW LIBRARY level 3: K3280 .B47 2015 Benjamin L. Berger, Law’s Religion: Religious Difference and the Claims of Constitutionalism (Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2015). Online access:…
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Barco 2.0 : Law Library Reference

Barco 2.0 : Law Library Reference

From the librarians of the Barco Law Library, University of Pittsburgh School of Law.

http://barcorefblog.blogspot.com/
  • Aug 11

    New PLI online treatises for July 2016

    New PLI online treatises for July 2016
    To find these titles, just go to our PLI search page and enter the title in the top search box. TREATISE UPDATES: • Anti-Money Laundering Deskbook: A Practical Guide to Law and Compliance Release #2, • Corporate Political Activities…
  • Aug 11

    The Life of a Document

    The Life of a Document
    We can all relate to this video about document versions from Iowa Filmmakers and Workiva. Hat tip: Sam Berbano
  • Jul 13

    Pokemon Go legal issues?

    Pokemon Go legal issues?
    The ABA Journal has an article titled "Pokemon Go spurs lawyers to stop and consider legal issues." If you have been caught up in the Pokemon Go craze, there are several legal issues raised in the article; and  the article also mentions…
Rank this Week: 486

Librarian on the Edge

Librarian on the Edge

Thoughts on all things digital from the Assistant Director of Technical Services for Library Systems at New York Law School's Mendik Library.

http://librariansonedge.blogspot.com
  • Aug 11

    Nixon is alive! (In our library's catalog, that is)

    Nixon is alive! (In our library's catalog, that is)
        Try talking about authority control to any cataloger, they will quickly change the subject to something more pleasant, like the Mets' chances of turning things around this season or the enlightened state of political discourse…
  • Jul 14

    ALA 2016 in Orlando

    ALA 2016 in Orlando
       I racked my brain to find a clever title, but didn't have the heart after seeing what happened in Orlando days before the conference. I lived through 911 in New York City and remember that an entire metropolis was traumatized…
  • Jun 16

    Picking five libraries out of the fifty

    Picking five libraries out of the fifty
       My excellent publisher, Elsevier, has a daily science blog, and I was asked to contribute a piece in support of my new book. Since I couldn't cover every library, I was asked to choose only five to give an enticing sample. It was…
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Strictly Legal - The Birkbeck Law…

Strictly Legal - The Birkbeck Law Librarian's Blog

Features library news, tips on new resources, links to useful web sites and more.

http://birkbecklibrarylaw.blogspot.com/
  • Aug 11

    Should a judge have said that?

    Should a judge have said that?
    Interview with writer Peter Moffat (author of Silk, amongst other things), who reflects on whether a judge should've sworn in a recent case, and the general demeanour of judges in court. Listen to BBC audio file…
  • May 12

    Saturday workshops - summer term

    Saturday workshops - summer term
    The Library is running the following workshops during the Summer Term on Saturdays. The workshops will be held in the Library Seminar Room on Level 1 of the Library. All staff and students are welcomeThere are a maximum of 30 places on each…
  • Mar 22

    Library: Easter weekend opening hour

    Library: Easter weekend opening hour
    Opening HoursIssue & Help Desk Thursday 24 March10.00 - 23.4510.00 - 20.00Friday 25 - Monday 28 March10.00 - 20.00Self ServiceTuesday 29 March10.00 - 23.4510.00 - 20.00
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