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March 2016


Spring Break Library Hours

By Maureen Cahill

Fri. 3/4                  7am – 5pm
Sat. 3/5                 8am – 5pm
Sun. 3/6               10am – 5pm
Mon. – Fri.             8am – 5pm
Sat. 3/12              10am – 5pm
Sun. 3/13             10am – 2am

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Upcoming Programs

Stay tuned for announcements about two upcoming programs that will help you get ready for work this summer:
 
“Power Searching” with Student Services Librarian Maureen Cahill
 
and
 
“Atlanta Law Libraries 101” with Cataloging Services Librarian Suzanne Graham.

 

 


Check Out Legal Themed DVDs

By Wendy Moore

The Law Library DVD Collection features movies, television shows, and documentaries exploring legal themes. There are newly released films such as recent Academy Award winners "Spotlight" and "Bridge of Spies" as well as legal classics such as "12 Angry Men" and "To Kill a Mockingbird." One can check out Peabody Award winning documentaries such as "Independent Lens: The Invisible War," "The Central Park Five" and "FRONTLINE: United States of Secrets." There are also famous television shows such as "Law & Order" and "Perry Mason." But it isn't all serious viewing - there are fun items like "Chicago," "Night Court" and the infamous beach volleyball/legal film "Side Out." The Law Library DVD Collection is located near the front of the Library near the computers.


HeinOnline Alumni Access

By Rachel Evans

The Alexander Campbell King Law Library is now offering free alumni/alumnae access to the HeinOnline Law Journal Library. This image-based database contains more than 1,800 law and law-related journals in 90 subject areas published in 29 countries as well as in all 50 U.S. states and the District of Columbia. This resource also features linked access to case law powered by Fastcase. (When a journal article cites a case, the case citation will link to the case in Fastcase.) Access HeinOnline Law Journal Library through the law school’s alumni/alumnae portal : https://www.law.uga.edu/cgi-bin/alumni/portal/home.pl

 


Law Dawg of the Month: Charlotte

By Anne Burnett

This month's Law Dawg is Charlotte. She is a teacup poodle who is fun and feisty even at 11 years old. Her people, including 3L Payton Bradford, love her very much.

All members of the Law School Community (students, faculty and staff) are invited to submit a photo for possible selection as the Law Dawg. The featured entry for each issue will be selected at random from all entries received. Please note that honorary Law Dawgs (i.e. those of the feline, equine, porcine, avian, etc. persuasion) are eligible as well. Please send your Law Dawg photo(s) to aburnett@uga.edu.

 


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