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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/
  • Nov 21

    Trustee

    Trustee
    Do you feel passionately about access to justice? Could you shape future strategy for public legal education and help us to achieve our mission? Public legal education enables the public to understand the law. Increasingly, it is being…
  • Nov 21

    Treasurer

    Treasurer
    Do you feel passionately about access to justice? Could you shape future strategy for public legal education and help us to achieve our mission? Public legal education enables the public to understand the law. Increasingly, it is being…
  • Nov 21

    New Acts – legislation.gov.uk

    New Acts – legislation.gov.uk
    Air Travel Organisers’ Licensing Act 2017 Finance (No. 2) Act 2017 Northern Ireland Budget Act 2017 Source: www.legislation.gov.uk
Rank this Week: 4

beSpacific

beSpacific

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

http://www.bespacific.com/
  • Nov 21

    The Many Faces of Digital Visitors and Residents: Facets of Online Engagement

    The Many Faces of Digital Visitors and Residents: Facets of Online Engagement
    Connaway, Lynn Silipigni, Vanessa Kitzie, Erin M. Hood and William Harvey. 2017. The Many Faces of Digital Visitors & Residents: Facets of Online Engagement. With contributions from Allison Benedetti, Agustí Canals, Liliana…
  • Nov 21

    AALL – Budgets, Staffing for Law Libraries on the Rise

    AALL – Budgets, Staffing for Law Libraries on the Rise
    AALL news release: ” Law library information budgets and full-time law library staff are both increasing, according to the AALL Biennial Salary Survey & Organizational Characteristics study  (purchase req’d) conducted by…
  • Nov 21

    Cybersecurity: Cybercrime and National Security Authoritative Reports and Resource

    Cybersecurity: Cybercrime and National Security Authoritative Reports and Resource
    CRS Reports & Analysis – Cybersecurity: Cybercrime and National Security Authoritative Reports and Resources. November 14, 2017 (R44408): “As online attacks grow in volume and sophistication, the United States is expanding its…
Rank this Week: 20

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
  • Nov 20

    OPINION – November 20, 2017

    OPINION – November 20, 2017
    State v. J. Koon DA 16-0357 2017 MT 283 Criminal – Issuing Bad Check
  • Nov 17

    OPINION – November 17, 2017

    OPINION – November 17, 2017
    City of Missoula v. J. Williams DA 16-0674 2017 MT 282 Criminal – Municipal Court Appeal
  • Nov 15

    OPINIONS – November 14, 2017

    OPINIONS – November 14, 2017
    Marriage of Miller Polich DA 17-0011 2017 MT 281N Civil – Domestic Relations State v. G. Hansen DA 16-0194 2017 MT 280 Criminal – Sexual Assault Watson v. BNSF DA 17-0229 2017 MT 279 Civil – Negligence Quigley v. Beck DA…
Rank this Week: 22

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
  • Nov 16

    Colloquia/Workshop

    Colloquia/Workshop
    University of Michigan School of Law Jonathan Weinberg, Professor of Law, Wayne State University Law, presents today as part of the Intellectual Property Workshop. University of Wisconsin Law School Thierry...
  • Nov 15

    Colloquia/Workshop

    Colloquia/Workshop
    Emory University School of Law Jeff Gordan, Richard Paul Richman Professor of Law, Columbia Law School, presents today his paper entitled: Convergence and Persistence in Corporate Law and Governance. Abstract available here.…
  • Nov 14

    Colloquia/Workshop

    Colloquia/Workshop
    New York Law School Stacy-Ann Elvy, Associate Professor of Law,  New York Law School, presents today as part of the Tuesday Faculty Workshop Series. Boston College Law School Cary Martin Shelby, Professor of...
Rank this Week: 32

BLS Library Blog

BLS Library Blog

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

http://www.blslibrary.com/
  • Nov 21

    New York as Sanctuary City

    New York as Sanctuary City
    Earlier this year, the NYC Council passed legislation, Introduction 1568-2017, a bill to prohibit City agencies from partnering with the U.S. Department of Homeland Security to enforce federal immigration laws. The bill would prohibit the use…
  • Nov 15

    Thanksgiving Holiday Hour

    Thanksgiving Holiday Hour
          The BLS Library Thanksgiving Holiday Schedule Wednesday, November 22:…
  • Nov 10

    Beware the Bootleg Bluebook

    Beware the Bootleg Bluebook
    Richard Posner doesn’t like the Bluebook. He has railed against it for years, devoting entire articles in the University of Chicago Law Review (1986) and the Yale Law Journal (2011) to the horrors of what he deems an ever-growing…
Rank this Week: 33

Judge Ben C. Green Law Library…

Judge Ben C. Green Law Library Blog

Features legal news and research guides. From Case Western Reserve University School of Law.

http://lawlibrary.case.edu/blog
  • Nov 9

    New Law Review format on display at Circ. Desk

    New Law Review format on display at Circ. Desk
    The Case Western Reserve Law Review has put a lot of really solid work into the typesetting and page layout of their journal. Besides some real benefits for their operation in the pre-production process, this reformatting makes the Law Review…
  • Nov 8

    The Day After – Looking at the Prediction

    The Day After – Looking at the Prediction
    The votes are still being counted in 27 states as of 5pm. However, the election has been called and President Barack Obama will serve an additional four years as President.
  • Nov 5

    Election Maps — Nov 5th — Election Eve Prediction

    Election Maps — Nov 5th — Election Eve Prediction
    Last Tuesday I posted the information from four election map sites. I have posted at the end of this blog the information from today for those same sites. Not surprisingly, not one of the maps has gone completely unchanged.
Rank this Week: 50

shlep: the Self-Help Law ExPress

shlep: the Self-Help Law ExPress

News, views and information on self-help law and pro se litigation.

http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/shlep
  • Feb 19

    Help for pro se users in Clark County, Indiana

    Help for pro se users in Clark County, Indiana
    Commissioners OK legal help center for courthouse New appointment made to fill a void in County Courts By BRADEN LAMMERS Braden.Lammers@newsandtribune.com Judicial matters were the predominant theme at the Clark County Commissioners meeting…
  • Feb 19

    Help for pro se users in Clark County, Indiana

    Help for pro se users in Clark County, Indiana
    Commissioners OK legal help center for courthouse New appointment made to fill a void in County Courts By BRADEN LAMMERS Braden.Lammers@newsandtribune.com Judicial matters were the predominant theme at the Clark County Commissioners meeting…
  • Jan 5

    New York Times op/ed piece about self-help representation

    New York Times op/ed piece about self-help representation
    Two state judges opine about the state of accessibility to the legal system. As the economy has worsened, the ranks of the self-represented poor have expanded. In a recent informal study conducted by the Self-Represented Litigation Network,…
Rank this Week: 84

Slaw

Slaw

A Canadian cooperative weblog on all things legal.

http://www.slaw.ca
  • Nov 21

    Protection From Age Discrimination in Alberta

    Protection From Age Discrimination in Alberta
    Last week the Alberta Human Rights Amendment Act, 2017 passed 3rd reading. On Royal Assent it will change the law so that as of January 1, 2018, age is a protected ground of discrimination relating to goods, services, accommodation or…
  • Nov 21

    Tips Tuesday

    Tips Tuesday
    Here are excerpts from the most recent tips on SlawTips, the site that each week offers up useful advice, short and to the point, on research, writing, and practice. Practice Articling Students and Young Lawyers: Get a Mentor Ian Hu I was…
  • Nov 21

    The Millennial Influence

    The Millennial Influence
    The access to justice discourse is increasingly focused on modernization. This involves drawing on technology as well as new methods to guide the development of justice system improvements. The user experience (UX) figures prominently in…
Rank this Week: 88

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
  • Nov 20

    Book Talk: The Laws and Economics of Confucianism: Kinship and Property in Preindustrial China and England

    Book Talk: The Laws and Economics of Confucianism: Kinship and Property in Preindustrial China and England
    Please join the Lillian Goldman Law Library and the Asian Pacific American Law Students Association for a Book Talk with Taisu Zhang ’08 on his latest book, The Laws and Economics of Confucianism: Kinship and Property in Preindustrial…
  • Nov 20

    Book Talk: Islam, An American Religion

    Book Talk: Islam, An American Religion
    Please join the Lillian Goldman Law Library and the Middle Eastern and North African Law Students Association for a Book Talk with Nadia Marzouki on her latest book, Islam, An American Religion.  Commentary provided by Samuel Moyn. The…
  • Nov 14

    Last week for "Law's Picture Books" at the Grolier Club

    Last week for "Law's Picture Books" at the Grolier Club
    This is the last week to see our landmark exhibition, “Law’s Picture Books: The Yale Law Library Collection,” at the Grolier Club in New York City. It will be on display through Saturday, November 18, at the Grolier…
Rank this Week: 141

Moritz Legal Information Blog

Moritz Legal Information Blog

Legal information and research resouces. By the Michael E. Moritz Law Library at Ohio State University.

http://moritzlegalinformation.blogspot.com/
  • Nov 7

    Learn How Students Have Used Moritz Law Library Resource

    Learn How Students Have Used Moritz Law Library Resource
    <!--[if gte mso 9]> <![endif]-->Did you know that the Moritz Law Library offers many, many databases beyond Lexis and Westlaw? An ever-growing collection of ebooks? Many resources in print that aren’t available online? A…
  • Nov 6

    Putting Your Legal Writing Experience to Good Use

    Putting Your Legal Writing Experience to Good Use
    Odds are, you have spent hundreds of hours on legal writing during law school. With LAW I, LAW II, App Ad, Transactional Practice, Advanced Legal Writing, numerous seminars, writing for journals, and employment, you’ve possibly spent more…
  • Oct 30

    Keep Current with New Audio Journals from ModioLegal

    Keep Current with New Audio Journals from ModioLegal
    Need an alternative to reading, reading, and more reading? Listen instead. ModioLegal offers audio files of several practitioner publications, including the Tax Lawyer, ABI (American Bankruptcy Institute) Journal, and Litigation in…
Rank this Week: 168

Legal Informatics Blog

Legal Informatics Blog

Provides scholarly & professional commentary on legal information systems. By Robert Richards.

http://legalinformatics.wordpress.com
  • Jul 31

    Updates Now on Legal Informatics Tumblr and Twitter

    Updates Now on Legal Informatics Tumblr and Twitter
    Updates on selected legal informatics developments are now being posted on Legal Informatics tumblr and on Twitter. In the Web interface to this blog, the Twitter updates are visible to the right under “Twitter updates”.Filed…
  • Jul 11

    Greenwood: Law Itself is the Killer Blockchain App

    Greenwood: Law Itself is the Killer Blockchain App
    Dazza Greenwood has posted Law Itself is the Killer Blockchain App. Excerpts: […] On a panel discussion about blockchains and the law at the Legal Hackers Congress in NYC this weekend, I’ll provide a sneak-peek at a new,…
  • Jul 10

    SubTech 2016: International Conference on Substantive Technology in Legal Education and Practice: Storify, links, and resource

    SubTech 2016: International Conference on Substantive Technology in Legal Education and Practice: Storify, links, and resource
    SubTech 2016: International Conference on Substantive Technology in Legal Education and Practice was held 7-9 July 2015 at University of Richmond School of Law in Richmond, Virginia, USA. The conference website is at:…
Rank this Week: 163

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
  • Nov 21

    Spark a Lifelong Adventure of Learning: Your Gift Makes a Difference!

    Spark a Lifelong Adventure of Learning: Your Gift Makes a Difference!
    The following is reposted from the Library of Congress blog. This is a guest post by Sue Siegel, director of development for the Library. The Library is one of the greatest gifts the United States Congress has given to the American people.…
  • Nov 17

    Pic of the Week: The Hamburg Municipal Code of 1497

    Pic of the Week: The Hamburg Municipal Code of 1497
    The Law Library of Congress recently had the good fortune to acquire a manuscript of Hamburgisches Stadtrecht von 1497 (The Hamburg Code of Municipal Law). In October 1497, the Senate of Hamburg decided to revise the Hamburg code of law. It…
  • Nov 16

    The 2017 Kellogg Lecture featured Professor Jeremy Waldron’s Discussion of the Fundamentals of Immigration Law

    The 2017 Kellogg Lecture featured Professor Jeremy Waldron’s Discussion of the Fundamentals of Immigration Law
    On November 1st, the Law Library hosted the latest Kellogg Biennial Lecture. This endowed series of lectures on jurisprudence is made possible through the generosity of Frederic R. and Molly S. Kellogg. This year’s Kellogg…
Rank this Week: 189

Pace Law Library Blog

Pace Law Library Blog

Covers criminal law, environmental law, immigration law, international law, law and technology, as well as special posts for law students, legal research and writing, and professional responsibility.

http://library.blogs.law.pace.edu/
  • Nov 6

    Native American Heritage Month

    Native American Heritage Month
    November is Native American Heritage Month, an annual recognition of the contributions of Native Americans to our national culture. In 1986, President Ronald Reagan proclaimed November 23–30 of that year “American Indian…
  • Oct 27

    Cybersecurity for Lawyer

    Cybersecurity for Lawyer
    Cybersecurity for Lawyers–Protecting Yourself, Your Clients, and Others from Cybercrime and Privacy Threats was presented as a CLE at Pace Law School on Oct. 26, 2017. The presenters were John T. Bandler, author of Cybersecurity for the…
  • Oct 9

    50th Anniversary of Justice Thurgood Marshall’s Swearing in to the Supreme Court

    50th Anniversary of Justice Thurgood Marshall’s Swearing in to the Supreme Court
    Justice Thurgood Marshall was sworn in as an associate justice of the Supreme Court of the United States fifty years ago, on October 2, 1967. He was the first African American to hold a seat on the Supreme Court. Justice Marshall had a…
Rank this Week: 256

Biddleblog

Biddleblog

Shares the latest news and events at Biddle and legal research tips. By the librarians of the Biddle Law Library and the University of Pennsylvania Law School.

https://www.law.upenn.edu/library/blog/
  • Oct 24

    Student Summer Work Experience Exhibit

    Student Summer Work Experience Exhibit
    Photographs and testimonials of students' international summer work experiences are now on display in the Gateway of Biddle Library.
  • Sep 14

    Constitution Day at Penn Law and Biddle Library

    Constitution Day at Penn Law and Biddle Library
    On Monday, September 18, Biddle Library is joining the Law School in celebrating National Constitution Day.
  • Aug 31

    Scholarship News: September 2017

    Scholarship News: September 2017
    Scholarship News announces the most recent additions to The Penn Law Legal Scholarship Repository. The Penn Law Legal Scholarship Repository, a service of the Biddle Law Library, collects and preserves the scholarly output of Penn…
Rank this Week: 251

Oregon Legal Research

Oregon Legal Research

Features information about and links to Oregon Legal Research resources, in addition to comments about cases, statutes, and interesting events in the world of legal research and law libraries. By Laura Orr.

http://blog.oregonlegalresearch.com
  • Nov 8

    UPL and Oregon’s New Public Law Library Employee

    UPL and Oregon’s New Public Law Library Employee
    New public law librarians (MLS & MLS/JD) and new public law library employees usually have to tackle questions of Unauthorized Practice of Law (UPL) and the dreaded “Forms” questions very early in their employment (or careers,…
  • Oct 24

    How to Find Oregon Senatorial District Demographics by County Population? Statistical Atlas!

    How to Find Oregon Senatorial District Demographics by County Population? Statistical Atlas!
    The MULTNOMAH COUNTY HOME RULE CHARTER [Amendments Approved November 8, 2016], states: “12.40. Appointment of Committee Members. The charter review committee shall be composed as follows: Continue reading →
  • Aug 10

    Free Access to Nolo Legal Self-Help Publications for ALL Oregonians (Fastcase, too)

    Free Access to Nolo Legal Self-Help Publications for ALL Oregonians (Fastcase, too)
    Your State of Oregon Law Library give you FREE access to NOLO publications and the FASTCASE legal research database: NOLO (aka Nolo Press): “NOLO provides access to full-text legal reference publications written for consumers that allow…
Rank this Week: 282

Law Library & Technology Blog

Law Library & Technology Blog

From the George Mason University School of Law.

https://sls.gmu.edu/libraryblog/
  • Nov 18

    Online Services Registration Information

    Online Services Registration Information
    A quick mid-year reminder about database access — Bloomberg Law If you have lost or forgotten your username or password for Bloomberg Law, you can retrieve them by using the “Forgot your Password?” and/or “Forgot your…
  • Nov 18

    Online Services Registration Information

    Online Services Registration Information
    A quick mid-year reminder about database access — Bloomberg Law If you have lost or forgotten your username or password for Bloomberg Law, you can retrieve them by using the “Forgot your Password?” and/or “Forgot your…
  • Sep 13

    West Academic Study Aids — they aren’t just for exams!

    West Academic Study Aids — they aren’t just for exams!
    The West Study Aids package is available online to all students. It includes nutshells, hornbooks, Gilbert’s outlines, and much much more. Content isn’t limited to academic subjects — prepping for an interview? There…
Rank this Week: 285

New York Supreme Court Criminal…

New York Supreme Court Criminal Term Library

News and information gateway to web based services provided by the New York State Supreme Court Criminal Term Library in New York County.

http://crimlawlib.blogspot.com/
Rank this Week: 281

Jenkins Law Library Blog

Jenkins Law Library Blog

Covers technology and legal research.

https://www.jenkinslaw.org/blog
  • Nov 21

    Pennsylvania Forms: Dunlap-Hanna and More!

    Pennsylvania Forms: Dunlap-Hanna and More!
    Dunlap-Hanna Pennsylvania Forms is a classic Pennsylvania form set that has been used by attorneys for over 150 years. The table of contents reveals thorough coverage of a variety of legal subjects. There are forms related to real property,…
  • Nov 20

    U.S. Immigration Law Under the Trump Administration; Survival tactics in a world of chaos, PBI

    U.S. Immigration Law Under the Trump Administration; Survival tactics in a world of chaos, PBI
      The general practitioner has always had to know enough about immigration law to responsibly address client needs and ensure proper representation is provided, particularly because immigration law overlaps with so many other…
  • Nov 20

    Handbook on Global Social Media Law for Business Lawyers, John J. Isaza and Valerie Surgenor, Editor

    Handbook on Global Social Media Law for Business Lawyers, John J. Isaza and Valerie Surgenor, Editor
      This handbook deals with social media laws and related governance principally in the United States (including a separate chapter on records management within the context of social media), while providing the reader with ample…
Rank this Week: 312

Library Boy

Library Boy

Features legal research news. By Michel-Adrien Sheppard.

http://micheladrien.blogspot.com/
  • Nov 9

    Library Boy on Hiatus for a Month

    Library Boy on Hiatus for a Month
    I m taking some time away from blogging to recharge the old mental batteries.See ya in December.
  • Nov 8

    Law Commission of Ontario Releases Consultation Paper on Defamation Law in the Internet Age

    Law Commission of Ontario Releases Consultation Paper on Defamation Law in the Internet Age
    This week, the Law Commission of Ontario launched province‐wide consultations for its Defamation Law in the Internet Age project.As part of the process, it published a Consultation Paper on the issue.From the Executive Summary: "The…
  • Nov 7

    Library Success Wiki to End in 2018

    Library Success Wiki to End in 2018
    Librarian Meredith Farkas, who writes the blog Information Wants To Be Free, developed the  collaborative site or wiki known as the Library Success wiki back in 2005. It had been created to be "a one-stop shop for great ideas and…
Rank this Week: 311

Cleveland Law Library Weblog

Cleveland Law Library Weblog

Informs local attorneys of major legal developments important to their practice. By Sue Altmeyer.

http://suealtmeyer.typepad.com/cleveland_law_library_web/
  • Oct 12

    Tech Thursday: Tune Up Your PC

    Tech Thursday: Tune Up Your PC
    Is you computer running slow? Click Here to read PCMag's article on the best Tune-Up Utilities for 2017.
  • Oct 5

    Tech Thursday: How To Unsubscribe From Email List

    Tech Thursday: How To Unsubscribe From Email List
    Click Here to read PCMag.com's article on how to unsubscribe from email lists.
  • Sep 24

    U.S. Code Gets a New Title 34 (Crime Control and Law Enforcement)

    U.S. Code Gets a New Title 34 (Crime Control and Law Enforcement)
    The United States Code now has a new Title 34. Although Title 34 has been empty since 1956, it is now captioned Crime Control and Law Enforcement. However, there is no new content. It is simply a reorganization of content...
Rank this Week: 325

John Palfrey's Blog

John Palfrey's Blog

Covers intellectual property, politics and teaching. By Harvard Law Professor and Executive Director of the Berkman Center for Internet & Society John Palfrey.

http://jpalfrey.andover.edu
  • Sep 19

    “Knowledge and Goodness: The Andover Campaign” launch speech

    &ldquo;Knowledge and Goodness: The Andover Campaign&rdquo; launch speech
    John Palfrey Remarks at Capital Campaign Launch Andover, MA September 2017 Thank you, Dana Delany, for your kind introduction and for everything you’ve done for Andover over the years. I also want to thank Peter Currie and the board of…
  • Sep 13

    Opening All School Meeting, Phillips Academy, 2017-2018

    Opening All School Meeting, Phillips Academy, 2017-2018
    All-School Meeting John Palfrey, Head of School, Phillips Academy September 13, 2017 Good morning, Andover!  I am psyched to see you all here. The main point of this All School Meeting is simply for us to gather, in one space, ……
  • Aug 28

    Start-of-School Message for our 240th Year at Andover

    Start-of-School Message for our 240th Year at Andover
    Dear Phillips Academy students: That school-is-about-to-start feeling is upon us. There are a few summer days left to enjoy, Labor Day weekend still to look forward to, and all the excitement of early fall just around the corner. I write…
Rank this Week: 307

The Goodson Blogson

The Goodson Blogson

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

http://dukelawref.blogspot.com/
  • Nov 21

    Federal Tax Guide Updated

    Federal Tax Guide Updated
    The Goodson Law Library's research guide to Federal Tax law has recently been updated. Tax is a complex area of the law, with frequent changes and unique sources. For new researchers, it may be beneficial to begin with one of the research…
  • Nov 14

    Financial Times Group Subscription for Law Community

    Financial Times Group Subscription for Law Community
    The Goodson Law Library has created a group subscription to Financial Times (FT.com) for the Law School. Current Law students, faculty, and staff may use their Duke Law email address to register for an account, which will allow access to the…
  • Nov 9

    The Art of Diplomacy

    The Art of Diplomacy
    The Goodson Law Library recently received the centenary 7th edition of Satow's Diplomatic Practice, a classic text on diplomacy first published in 1917. (The original edition, then called Guide to Diplomatic Practice by Ernest Satow, can be…
Rank this Week: 389

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/
  • Nov 21

    Native American Heritage Month

    Native American Heritage Month
    How are you marking Native American Heritage Month this November? This site brings together material from the Library of Congress, National Archives and Records Administration, National Endowment for the Humanities, National…
  • Nov 17

    Upcoming Library Holiday Hour

    Upcoming Library Holiday Hour
    The Reference Office is closed all day on Wednesday, November 22. The law library will be open until 3:00 PM that day.The library will then be closed to the public from 3:00 PM on Wednesday until 8:00 AM on Monday, November 27. You can find…
  • Nov 6

    Happy Birthday to John Philip Sousa

    Happy Birthday to John Philip Sousa
    John Philip Sousa was an internationally famous composer and conductor. He also was a copyright activist and was one of the founding members of ASCAP, along with Irving Berlin, James Weldon Johnson, and Victor Herbert. In honor of his…
Rank this Week: 481

Trial Ad Notes

Trial Ad Notes

Offers news items and resources relating to trial advocacy, with a focus on Washington State. By Mary Whisner.

http://trialadnotes.blogspot.com/
  • Apr 13

    National Academies reports - Growth of Incarceration

    National Academies reports - Growth of Incarceration
    The Growth of Incarceration in the United States: Exploring Causes and Consequences (2014), packed with research and analysis from social scientists and policy experts, is available as a free PDF from the National Academies Press.This…
  • Apr 9

    Evidence-Based Practice in Criminal Defense

    Evidence-Based Practice in Criminal Defense
    This interesting paper was recently posted on SSRN:Jennifer E. Laurin, Gideon by the Numbers: The Emergence of Evidence-Based Practice in Indigent Defense,  Ohio State Journal of Criminal Law, Forthcoming 2015Abstract: A widespread…
  • Apr 3

    Conviction Reversed Because Expert Testimony re Eyewitness ID Excluded

    Conviction Reversed Because Expert Testimony re Eyewitness ID Excluded
    Interesting case from New York: Joel Stashenko, Conviction Reversed as Expert Barred from Testifying, N.Y.L.J., April 3, 2015.The case is People v. McCullough, 11-01614 (N.Y. Sup. Ct., App. Div. March 27, 2015), link to court website
Rank this Week: 450

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/
  • Nov 17

    Fall 2017 Exam Schedule and Library Reference Hour

    Fall 2017 Exam Schedule and Library Reference Hour
    Hello BC Law!  This semester has flown by.  Here's a quick update on the library's hours during the upcoming Thanksgiving break and final exam period.The library will be open regular business hours Monday, November 20th and Tuesday,…
  • Nov 2

    Law Review Companions: An Informational List

    Law Review Companions: An Informational List
    Over the past ten years, online companions to law reviews have grown in number and popularity. Once a niche idea adopted by a handful of law reviews to bridge the gaps between newspaper editorial pages, law blogs, and scholarly journals,…
  • Oct 30

    Oyez, Oyez! Resources for Supreme Court Research

    Oyez, Oyez! Resources for Supreme Court Research
    The U.S. Supreme Court’s 2017 Term began on October 2nd.  The BC Law Library provides a number of resources to keep you informed of issues before the Court and assist with Supreme Court research.  Stay CurrentSubscribe to…
Rank this Week: 542

Delaware Campus Library Blogs

Delaware Campus Library Blogs

From Widener Law.

http://blogs.lawlib.widener.edu/delaware
  • Aug 31

    Labor Day weekend hour

    Labor Day weekend hour
    Below are the library hours for Labor Day weekend. Enjoy your holiday! September 2 9 am. to 5 p.m. September 3 12 p.m. to 8 p.m. September 4 CLOSED For more information on library hours see our webpage.
  • Jul 27

    Summer hour

    Summer hour
    The law library hours for the rest of the summer are below. We will resume regular hours on Monday, August 13. Enjoy your summer! Monday to Thursday 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Friday 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday 12 p.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Jun 30

    4th of July hour

    4th of July hour
    The law library will be closed Monday, July 3rd and Tuesday, July 4th. Enjoy the holiday! For more information on library hours see our website.
Rank this Week: 550

CT Judicial Law Libraries' NewsLog

CT Judicial Law Libraries' NewsLog

Covers recent legal developments, legal practice tools, and law library resources in Connecticut.

http://ersa.jud.ct.gov/lawlibnews/Lists/Posts/AllPosts.aspx
  • Aug 19

    Employment Law Supreme Court Opinions - 8/18/2016

    Employment Law Supreme Court Opinions - 8/18/2016
    Body: ​SC19590 - State v. Connecticut Employees Union Independent ("This case presents the question of whether the public policy of Connecticut demands no less than termination of employment as the only appropriate disciplinary response…
  • Aug 19

    Redesigned NewsLog with a New Web Addre

    Redesigned NewsLog with a New Web Addre
    Body: We are excited to announce the launch of our redesigned Newslog. Our goal is to provide visitors with a streamlined and readable blog that provides intuitive access as well as more subscription options.   One new feature is…
  • Aug 17

    Habeas Supreme Court Opinion - 8/17/16

    Habeas Supreme Court Opinion - 8/17/16
    Body: ​SC19381 - Newland v. Commissioner of Correction (Habeas; "This certified appeal involves two related claims raised by the petitioner, Gene Newland, for the first time during postconviction proceedings, namely, whether the…
Rank this Week: 544

Charlotte Law Library News

Charlotte Law Library News

Covers research, books and library news. From the Charlotte School of Law library team.

http://charlottelawlibrary.wordpress.com
Rank this Week: 512

Instructional Technology

Instructional Technology

A blawg by Darlene Cardillo, an Instructional Technologist at Albany Law School, dedicated to issues related to instructional technology in general and especially as it relates to legal education.

http://albanylawtech.wordpress.com/
  • Feb 1

    Lecture Capture Anyone?

    Lecture Capture Anyone?
    After several years of using portable audio recorders to record classes for students and Adobe Presenter to add narration to PowerPoint Presentations, Albany Law School has moved to the Panopto lecture capture system for these…
  • Jan 29

    They’re Not Paying Attention! What Can We Do?

    They’re Not Paying Attention! What Can We Do?
    According to a recent study published in the Journal of Media Education, university students are not paying attention in class. They spend 20% of their time in class doing things on their digital devices that have nothing to do…
  • Oct 2

    Who Likes What?

    Who Likes What?
    Recently, Campus Technology polled hundreds of education professionals to ask them which products they think are truly the best. So here’s what they said (in Campus Technology’s first-ever higher education…
Rank this Week: 602

Foreign Collection Development…

Foreign Collection Development Blog (FCIL-SIS)

Discusses new titles and current issues in collection development for law librarians who collect foreign and international law at their institutions.

http://foreignlawcollections.blogspot.com/
Rank this Week: 573

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/
  • Nov 20

    Toy Drive Drop-Off Box in Library

    Toy Drive Drop-Off Box in Library
    The Entertainment and Sports Law Association is having a toy drive for needy children this holiday season.  The collection box is located at the circulation desk in the law library (pictured). All donations of new, unwrapped toys are…
  • Nov 20

    Professor Geier Publishes Op Ed on Tax Reform

    Professor Geier Publishes Op Ed on Tax Reform
    Professor Deborah Geier’s op ed on tax reform efforts, entitled “Principled Tax Reform,” has been published on the TaxProf Blog. In the article, Professor Geier contrasts the tax reform bill currently under consideration in…
  • Nov 17

    Earplugs Courtesy of CALI in Computer Lab

    Earplugs Courtesy of CALI in Computer Lab
    CALI (Computer Assisted Legal Instruction) has sent us a box of earplugs for student use.  The earplugs are located in the law library’s computer lab. Where can you get access to CALI?  The easiest way is from the law…
Rank this Week: 730

Legal Research is EASY

Legal Research is EASY

Covers basic legal research. By Bret Christensen.

http://legalresearchiseasy.blogspot.com/
  • Nov 20

    Just start

    Just start
    I think it was Woody Allen who said, "Eighty percent of success is just showing up."  Good thought since most people who need legal help think they're so unqualified that they can't even help themselves.Take, for example, the lady who…
  • Nov 13

    Honoring G.I. Joe

    Honoring G.I. Joe
    You gotta wonder the timing of some things. Take, for instance, November.  November is the month for Thanksgiving and Veterans and wouldn't you know it but just the other day, I had a young Marine come into our law library seeking…
  • Nov 6

    Word of the Month for November 2017: Qualified Immunity

    Word of the Month for November 2017: Qualified Immunity
    The longer I work in the business of law, the less I am surprised about things. Things like judges who make law on the bench.  Things like politicians who think they're above the law.  Things like police who think the're above the…
Rank this Week: 743

Law Librarians

Law Librarians

By Mark Giangrande and Joe Hodnicki.

http://llb2.com/
  • Nov 20

    Cybersecurity reports and resources compiled by CRS

    Cybersecurity reports and resources compiled by CRS
    Much is written on this topic, and Cybersecurity: Cybercrime and National Security Authoritative Reports and Resources (Nov. 14, 2017 R44408) directs the reader to authoritative sources that address many of the most prominent cybersecurity…
  • Nov 17

    Foundations for Evidence-Based Policymaking Act, H.R. 4174, passes House; Incorporates provisions of the OPEN Government Data Act

    Foundations for Evidence-Based Policymaking Act, H.R. 4174, passes House; Incorporates provisions of the OPEN Government Data Act
    The bipartisan supported Foundations for Evidence-Based Policymaking Act, H.R. 4174, passed the House by voice vote on Nov. 15, 2017. Sponsored by Speaker Ryan, the bill incorporates some of the recommendations the White House’s…
  • Nov 17

    Valparaiso School of Law won’t be admitting students next year

    Valparaiso School of Law won’t be admitting students next year
    Earlier this week the public censure given to Valparaiso University School of Law for not being in compliance with admissions standards was removed by the council of the ABA’s Section of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar. Do…
Rank this Week: 770

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
  • Nov 15

    Osgoode Digital Commons: Readership Snapshot

    Osgoode Digital Commons: Readership Snapshot
    October 2017 Last month, Osgoode Digital Commons had 53,573 full-text downloads and 128 new submissions were posted, bringing the total works in the repository to 16,774. Osgoode Hall Law School of York University scholarship was read by…
  • Oct 17

    Osgoode Digital Commons: Readership Snapshot

    Osgoode Digital Commons: Readership Snapshot
    September 2017 Last month, Osgoode Digital Commons had 47,077 full-text downloads and 120 new submissions were posted, bringing the total works in the repository to 16,715. Osgoode Hall Law School of York University scholarship was read by…
  • Oct 11

    WestlawNext Canada training

    WestlawNext Canada training
    The library is pleased to offer WestlawNext Canada training. The session will take place on Monday, October 16, from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. in Room 2011. To register send a message to library@osgoode.yorku.ca, with WestlawNext Canada in the…
Rank this Week: 698

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
  • Nov 6

    1L Research Assessment, Nov. 10-12

    1L Research Assessment, Nov. 10-12
    Members of the 1L Class: The legal research component of your ILS sections will wrap up with a final assessment, which will be available from November 10-12 through TWEN. The assessment will be made available at noon on Friday, November…
  • Oct 31

    Law Library Cleaning Schedule – UPDATE

    Law Library Cleaning Schedule – UPDATE
    Housekeeping has expanded the scope of its Law Library cleaning to the entirety of each floor, as opposed to just the study rooms, which is a good thing. We hope you will notice a spiffier and more pleasant environment as … Continue…
  • Oct 27

    Law Library Study Rooms to be Cleaned Next Week

    Law Library Study Rooms to be Cleaned Next Week
    The study rooms on each floor of the Law Library will be closed from 7 a.m.-4:30 p.m. on specific days next week for cleaning. The remaining rooms will be open and available for use. Housekeeping will be cleaning on the … Continue…
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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 30

    How to Access TWEN

    How to Access TWEN
    If your professor is using TWEN as their course management tool this semester, watch this screencast on YouTube to make sure you are able to find and use TWEN. If you have any questions, contact one of the law librarians!
  • Aug 23

    Welcome, Class of 2020!

    Welcome, Class of 2020!
    The Law Library is happy to welcome the class of 2020 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 23

    Chicago Manual of Style, 17th Ed.

    Chicago Manual of Style, 17th Ed.
    The 17th Edition of The Chicago Manual of Style has just been released and BYU Law students and faculty have access to the newest edition online. A link to the Chicago Manual of Style Online is available from the law … Continue reading…
Rank this Week: 636

Seattle University Law Library…

Seattle University Law Library INFO

Covers legal news, legal research and library news.

http://lawlibraryblog.seattleu.edu/
  • Aug 15

    Today in Legal History: FDR Signs Social Security Act

    Today in Legal History: FDR Signs Social Security Act
    On August 15, 1935, President Franklin D. Roosevelt signed the Social Security Act into law. Responding to the widespread suffering caused by the Great Depression, President Roosevelt asked Congress for “social security”…
  • Aug 5

    Today in Legal History: Lincoln Signs the Revenue Act, Imposing First Federal Income Tax

    Today in Legal History: Lincoln Signs the Revenue Act, Imposing First Federal Income Tax
    On August 5, 1861, President Abraham Lincoln signed the Revenue Act, passed by Congress, implementing the first income tax ever levied by the federal government. A month earlier, President Lincoln met with Congress to deal with the national…
  • Aug 2

    Today in Legal History: Delegates Sign Declaration of Independence

    Today in Legal History: Delegates Sign Declaration of Independence
    On August 2, 1776, the Continental Congressional delegates signed the Declaration of Independence, announcing that the thirteen American colonies regarded themselves as independent states and no longer part of the British Colonies. The…
Rank this Week: 655

Criminal Law Library Blog

Criminal Law Library Blog

Covers criminal law, information technology and news for law librarians. By David Badertscher.

http://www.criminallawlibraryblog.com/
  • Aug 12

    State Advocacy Strategies: The New York Story

    State Advocacy Strategies: The New York Story
    Included below are my introductory remarks delivered at the Annual Meeting of the American Association of Law Libraries on July 23, 2012 as part Program E-1 State Advocacy Strategies: Learning to Connect, Grow and Survive. The material below…
  • Aug 12

    State Advocacy Strategies: The New York Story

    State Advocacy Strategies: The New York Story
    Included below are my introductory remarks delivered at the Annual Meeting of the American Association of Law Libraries on July 23, 2012 as part Program E-1 State Advocacy Strategies: Learning to Connect, Grow and Survive. The material below…
  • Aug 12

    State Advocacy Strategies: The New York Story

    State Advocacy Strategies: The New York Story
    Included below are my introductory remarks delivered at the Annual Meeting of the American Association of Law Libraries on July 23, 2012 as part Program E-1 State Advocacy Strategies: Learning to Connect, Grow and Survive. The material below…
Rank this Week: 673

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/
  • Nov 21

    Spark a Lifelong Adventure of Learning

    Spark a Lifelong Adventure of Learning
    News from the Library of Congress November 21, 2017 Spark a Lifelong Adventure of Learning This year, for the first time, the Library of Congress is participating in #GivingTuesday—a global giving movement.…
  • Oct 27

    Law Library: News & Events: 2017 Kellogg Biennial Lecture on Jurisprudence

    Law Library: News &amp; Events: 2017 Kellogg Biennial Lecture on Jurisprudence
    The Law Library of Congress will host the 2017 Frederic R. and Molly S. Kellogg Biennial Lecture on Jurisprudence on Wednesday, November 1. Legal and political philosophy professor Jeremy Waldron will deliver the lecture,…
  • Oct 19

    Law Library: News & Events: Book Talk—Santillana Codes: the Civil Codes of Tunisia, Morocco, and Mauritania

    Law Library: News &amp; Events: Book Talk&mdash;Santillana Codes: the Civil Codes of Tunisia, Morocco, and Mauritania
    The Law Library of Congress in collaboration with the Friends of the Law Library of Congress, Embassy of Tunisia and the Library's African and Middle Eastern Division invite you to a book talk on the Santillana Codes. The event will feature…
Rank this Week: 964

Dewey B Strategic

Dewey B Strategic

Explores issues relating to risk, value, strategy, libraries, knowledge and the legal profession. By Jean P. O'Grady.

http://deweybstrategic.blogspot.com/
Rank this Week: 939

Due Process

Due Process

By the Georgetown Law Library.

https://blogs.commons.georgetown.edu/dueprocess/
  • Nov 17

    Library Water Shut Off Overnight on Monday & Tuesday

    Library Water Shut Off Overnight on Monday &amp; Tuesday
    Construction activities related to Capitol Crossing require the city water department to shut off water to the Williams library building from 8:00 p.m.  to 5 a.m. on Monday (11/20) and Tuesday (11/21).   There will be no…
  • Nov 14

    Please do not leave items unattended in the library

    Please do not leave items unattended in the library
    Please note items cannot be left unattended for extended periods of time, or overnight, in unassigned carrels or study spaces in an attempt to retain this space for your future use. Materials left will be removed and held at the Circulation…
  • Nov 10

    Happy Veterans Day

    Happy Veterans Day
    Veterans Day is always November 11th in memory of the end of World War I and was designated a legal holiday in 1938 with 52 Stat. 351. The Department of Veterans Affairs provides a thorough history of Veterans Day. Also, CRS has a fact sheet…
Rank this Week: 993

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/
  • Nov 17

    A sobering cautionary tale- don't make friends online

    A sobering cautionary tale- don't make friends online
    Wired magazine has just published a horrifying true story titled "How One Woman's Digital Life Was Weaponized Against Her." The woman in question develops an online friendship that goes sour and results in her and everyone in her family being…
  • Nov 13

    There's a bootleg Bluebook out there...

    There's a bootleg Bluebook out there...
    Sharp-eyed librarians at Brooklyn Law School Library have discovered that there are FAKE BLUEBOOKS being distributed by third-party vendors... and the fakes are riddled with errors. It's all very ironic. For the full story, see the Brooklyn…
  • Nov 11

    Judge Rules Canada Can't Make Google Delete Search Results in U.S.

    Judge Rules Canada Can't Make Google Delete Search Results in U.S.
    Slashdot reports that a U.S. District Court judge has blocked a recent decision by the Supreme Court of Canada requiring Google to delete search results globally. The decision marks a significant win for Google in its efforts to prevent any…
Rank this Week: 1023

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/
  • Nov 16

    My top 10 podcast

    My top 10 podcast
    Mysteries, the law and movies: podcasts for everyone by @Lihsa A quick post: I'm not feeling very well--Houston allergies. Fun fact: if you move to Houston, you will develop allergies within 2 years of moving here. Because it is abnormally…
  • Nov 9

    Things I would tell my younger lawyer self

    Things I would tell my younger lawyer self
    Advice to new lawyers by @Lihsa Dream big “When you shoot for the stars, you will land on the moon.” My grandfather taught me this. He was a high school principal who talked me out of teaching. Instead, I listed my dreams and…
  • Nov 5

    Law Firm BS - Tier 2 (Chihuahuas, Muffins, ROSS, LTC4)

    Law Firm BS - Tier 2 (Chihuahuas, Muffins, ROSS, LTC4)
    "Every time you call something a 'robot lawyer', God turns a chihuahua into a muffin." - Ed Walters at the 2017 COLPM Futures Conference As CEO of Fastcase, Ed Walters is a true leader in the application of AI to the legal market. He…
Rank this Week: 843

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: 916

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/
  • Nov 8

    Free Access to PACER Opinions and Orders via CourtListener.com

    Free Access to PACER Opinions and Orders via CourtListener.com
    A new resource for free access to federal court opinions and orders is now available online at CourtListener.com. This resource, known as the RECAP Archive, allows users to search approximately 3.4 million orders and opinions from…
  • Sep 12

    Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) LibGuide

    Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) LibGuide
    In light of recent events, Ross-Blakley Law Library librarians Tara Mospan and Leslie A. Pardo created a Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) LibGuide. The guide has sections on the history of DACA, recent DACA developments, a…
  • Aug 16

    Free West Academic Study Aids Subscription

    Free West Academic Study Aids Subscription
    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…
Rank this Week: 811