News and information useful to Cleveland-Marshall College of Law students, faculty and staff.

Archive for July, 2014


Today is the Last Day for Annual Parking Tags

Just a reminder that if you use an annual parking pass, today is your last day.  Starting tomorrow (August 1st) you will need to display your 2014-2015 annual parking tag.  For more information on CSU parking visit parking services [here].

Bloomberg Law Summer Access

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

As you continue work in your summer associate, clerkship, or internship position, don’t forget that you have unlimited summer access to Bloomberg Law. With Bloomberg Law, you can take advantage of the easy-to-use <GO> bar for searching, cases, statutes, BCite, litigation briefs, transaction documents, company and people profiles, current awareness sources, and more.

If you have a question about your Bloomberg Law password, contact Brian Cassidy at b.e.cassidy@csuohio.edu , or call the reference desk at 687-6877 for general research help.

Don’t Fall Into a Copyright Trap!

Copyright traps are fabrications deliberately tucked into otherwise factual publications in order to detect third-party copying.  A recent blog post from Duke’s Law Library highlights some examples:  click [here] to read the post.

For more information on the related topic of plagiarism, check out CM Law Library’s Scholarly Writing Resource Guide.  The guide contains lots of useful information for researchers, writers, and students alike including sections on plagiarism.

Library Hours for Summer Break

The Library will be open the following hours over summer break:

Monday – Friday  8am – 5pm
Saturday – Closed
Sunday – Closed

Enjoy the rest of your summer!

Health Law “Hot Topics” Student Writing Opportunity

The ABA Health Law Section is looking for students to write for their “Hot Topics” electronic publication. Contributors write a short summaries or reviews of a selected articles from the most recent issue of The Health Lawyer. This is a great way to learn about health law, practice your writing skills, and add to your resume.