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Legal Research Fall 2016: Sections Open for Enrollment

Still arranging your schedule for the fall?  Consider enrolling in a legal research course.  There is still space in both Environmental Legal Research and Tax Law Research.  You'll learn the same skillset as in Advanced Legal Research, but focused on a specialized area.  Read more about the open classes over on the Legal Eagle blogPhoto by Alan Levin, CC BY.

New Books at the Law Library

Check out the Law Library‚Äôs New Acquisitions page for all of the latest additions to the collection.  Our newest April additions includes a new book by Cathleen Kaveny; A Culture of Engagement: Law, Religion, and Morality as well as a contribution by Thomas Kohler, a chapter entitled "Structuring Subsidiarity, Grounding Solidarity" to the collection Besinnung auf das Subsidiaritatsprinzip.

Summer Research Using Law Library Databases

Summer is almost here! The taste of freedom is sweet. However, since many of you will be working hard this summer it's important to know that law library resources are still available to you during the summer months. Find out how to access databases durring the summer at the Legal Eagle Blog.

Popular Reading Collection

Exams are finished for the year which means it's time to read a fun book from the Law Library's popular reading collection! Some great selections are featured in the display near the information desk, and the rest of the collection is in the Reference Area. 

Writing Competition Resources

Want to take a look at some examples from past years writing competitions?  Through the Catalog you can access the 2014 and 2015 writing competition materials.  Materials are also available for checkout at the information desk.

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