Author Archives: Rachel Evans

HeinOnline’s New Database: State Constitutions Illustrated

HeinOnline’s newest database is State Constitutions Illustrated, a collection of the constitutions of the 50 states of the United States along with related documents and resources. It literally contains the text of every constitution that has been in force for every single … Continue reading

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Celebrate 1st Generation College Day with a Movie Screening in the Library TODAY at 3 PM

November 8 is National First Generation College Celebration Day!! In recognition of the many first-generation students here at law school, the First Start Program is delighted to host a movie screening and discussion. We will be watching the documentary “First Generation”. … Continue reading

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Throwback Thursday: The Grotius Collection & Our Library’s Tiniest Book

By Rachel Evans, Wendy Moore & Sharon Bradley On a wild goose chase to locate a photograph from the 1950’s which we did not find (yet!) we explored the nether-regions of our library archives including the rare book room. It … Continue reading

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Three Faculty Events this Month Highlight New Books and Using Twitter

Faculty Book Celebration for Elizabeth Burch – Friday Nov. 8th  at 11:45 AM in Classroom B  In celebration of Elizabeth Chamblee Burch‘s recently published book, Mass Tort Deals: Backroom Bargaining in Multidistrict Litigation, a panel discussion will be held featuring Burch … Continue reading

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ALA’s International Games Week in Libraries Paves the Way for Stressbusters

Each fall and spring semester as classes end and exams begin the library puts out an assortment of stressbusters to help encourage law students (as well as faculty and staff!) to give their brain a little break. Just a few … Continue reading

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Resource Spotlight: GALILEO’s Georgia Legislative Documents

At the reference desk we often get questions from attorneys related to legislative history. Sometimes they are searching for the O.C.G.A. from a specific year when a particular part of legislation was enacted. For one such question recently we were … Continue reading

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Law Library Film Screening for Open Access Week: The Internet’s Own Boy

WHEN:  Friday, October 25, 2019 – 3:00pm to 4:30pm WHERE: Classroom L (366), Hirsch Hall WHY: To celebrate International Open Access Week (October 21-27) with the theme of “Open for Whom? Equity in Open Knowledge” UGA Law Library will screen The Internet’s Own Boy. FREE … Continue reading

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