A Good Choice! Rave Review for Professor Drobac’s Newest Book

Congratulations to Professor Jennifer A. Drobac, R. Bruce Townsend Professor of Law here at IU McKinney School of Law, on the fantastic review of her newest book recently published in … Continue reading

October 18, 2016 · Leave a comment

govinfo: New from the Government Printing Office

  The U.S. Government Printing Office has released the beta version of its new portal to federal laws and Congressional information: http://www.govinfo.gov. Eventually, this portal will replace the now-somewhat-dated FDsys. Govinfo … Continue reading

February 22, 2016 · Leave a comment

Free the CRS Reports!

The Congressional Research Service (CRS) does what its name implies: its conducts research on issues of legislative or governmental importance for Congress, much like a think tank. CRS research reports … Continue reading

November 1, 2015 · 2 Comments

Got an Hour? Improve Your Legal Practice Skills!

The Law Library’s Legal Practice Collection continues to expand.  The newest arrivals include twelve new titles in the One Hour for Lawyers series. The newest titles address specific skills such … Continue reading

October 26, 2015 · Leave a comment

How Thurgood Used The Law to Change Our World

Who was known as “Mr. Civil Rights” during the Civil Rights Movement of the 1950s and 60s? My list would include some of the following men: Dr. Martin Luther King … Continue reading

July 31, 2015 · Leave a comment

Gaming and Interactive Tech: In Law School?

Gaming for fun?  Yes. Gaming to learn?  Maybe a harder sell. Can you think of a word–or even a tidbit of Greek mythology–you may not have known about (and retained!) … Continue reading

June 12, 2015 · Leave a comment

Summer 2015 Book Recommendations

Here are a few of the books the library staff are reading this summer. What’s on your list? Leave us a comment with your summer reading suggestions! For more information … Continue reading

June 3, 2015 · Leave a comment

UPDATED: Who–or What–is “Lynda?”

No, I’m not talking about Lynda Barry, although she is an incredible artist and teacher (check out The Guardian’s recently published article). And no, not Lynda Carter, although she did play … Continue reading

May 18, 2015 · Leave a comment

UITS IT Training Series

While I was sitting at the Circulation Desk last Friday, I overheard many students and staff members discussing their spring break plans.  Many members of our community are escaping to … Continue reading

March 16, 2015 · Leave a comment

Legal Fictions: Michael Seeley Novels

As an academic law librarian, I practice terrible professional-personal separation by also collecting fiction in which legal concepts are important components of the story. I have a very small collection … Continue reading

February 17, 2015 · Leave a comment

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