Category Archives: Electronic legal database

Today’s Decisions from the United States Supreme Court

  Today, Monday, June 1st, the United States Supreme Court handed down five opinions: 1)  Taylor v. Barkes 2)  Mellonli v. Lynch 3)  Bank of America v. Caulkett 4)  EEOC v. Abercrombie & Fitch 5)  Elonis v. United States. It … Continue reading

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Jump Start Your Summer Clerkship

  Join library staff for a workshop, Jump Start Your Summer Clerkship, on Wednesday, June 3rd, at noon in Mary 101A/B to refresh, update and enhance your research skills for summer employment.  It is a brown bag event that will last … Continue reading

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Law Review Commons

Law Review Commons, hosted by BePress, provides free access to over 200 law review titles from 69 law schools.  A list of law schools participating in the resource can be found here.  An Advanced Search feature exists that allows searching via … Continue reading

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CVN Is Now LexisNexis Courtoom Cast, Powered by Courtroom View Network

CVN, one of the Library’s most popular resources, has changed its name. It was acquired by LexisNexis, and is now called LexisNexis Courtroom Cast, Powered by Courtroom View Network. You are required to register in order to use it. Be … Continue reading

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Moving From Classic Westlaw to WestlawNext

 On July 1, 2014, Classic Westlaw will no longer be available.  Everyone must move to WestlawNext.  What if you have procrastinated and now need a crash course?  Check out West’s User Guides here.  A power point, Making the Move to WestlawNext, … Continue reading

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LexisAdvance & Law 360

LexisAdvance has added limited content from Law 360 to its law school subscription.  News articles from Law 360 are automatically retrieved when a search is completed.  Law 360 articles can be found in the legal news choice.   To read only the articles … Continue reading

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HeinOnline Partners with FastCase

HeinOnline recently partnered with Fastcase to include case coverage for Hein’s core subscriptions. What coverage is provided?  United States Supreme Court decisions from 1754 onwards are available while access to decisions from all federal circuit and district courts is provided from 1924 … Continue reading

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