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Archive for September 9th, 2014

Browse Our Legal Research and Writing Materials on Facebook

We’ve put together an album on our Facebook page of some of the most recent Legal Research and Writing Books. You can get an idea of what you can borrow from us on Facebook, and once you’re ready to get your hands on the goods, stop down in room AO66 on the Atrium level. There you’ll find copies of the majority of the titles featured in our FB album.

Where to Go for Legal Advice in Cleveland

While in law school, we’ve all at some time or another been asked by someone we know for legal advice.  While you don’t want to be rude, you also don’t want commit the unauthorized practice of law.  So what should you do?  Tell your Uncle or neighbor where they can go…for legal advice, of course.

The Law Library has put together a guide for just such occasions:  Where to Go for Legal Advice in the Cleveland Area  lists organizations that may assist individuals who need legal advice, or help in finding an attorney.

Open House for Law Students Today in the Law library

open houseThe Open House is open to all law students and will take place in the rotunda by the main entrance from 4-6pm.

We will have food: Pizza, Cake and Pop and giveaways of a $25 Amazon gift card, a $25 Starbucks gift card, and a copy of Reading Law by Anton Scalia.

We will also have some tables set up featuring our vendor reps from LexisNexis and Bloomberg Law, and our library staff. Students who wish to enter our giveaways will have to visit each table to get a stamp. Each student will also be given a short survey sheet to answer a few library related questions.