Author Archives: Rachel Evans

Out: An Oral History of UGA Law’s Queer Faculty and Staff

Yesterday the OUTLaw student organization sponsored a first-of-its-kind event in which faculty and staff came together to engage in conversations recorded as an oral history on the topic of coming out and the LGBTQ community at UGA School of Law. … Continue reading

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Historic City of Athens Police/Mayor’s Court Records Now In Digital Library of Georgia

Earlier today the Digital Library of Georgia announced the availability of a new historic documents collection: the City of Athens Police/Mayor’s Court Records. According to the press release: “The digital collection consists of eight bound dockets dating from 1902 to … Continue reading

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Lunch & Learn: Tidying Up Your Digital Life

The library is hosting a lunch and learn at noon tomorrow (Wednesday) in classroom C titled “Tidying Up: Knowledge Management in Law School & Beyond“. Law Librarian Amy Taylor will deliver this session which is sure to provide tips and … Continue reading

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LexisNexis Table Tips this Thursday

LexisNexis is one of the many databases available to you as a law student that is also among the most common sites used by legal professionals.  In addition to legal encyclopedias, law reviews and journals, American Law Reports, federal and state cases, statutes and … Continue reading

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Library Hours, Books & Movies for MLK Weekend

By Marie Mize & David Rutland The library will have different hours this weekend and Monday in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day: Saturday and Sunday we are open 8 am to 9 pm Monday we are open 12 … Continue reading

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Meet David Rutland: Collection Services Manager

By Wendy Moore David Rutland rejoined the Law Library in October 2018 as the Collection Services Manager.  He is responsible for cataloging new books, processing materials, and managing workflow in Collection Services as well as coordinating gift book management.  David … Continue reading

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On Reserve Podcast Episode 5: Public Domain

In this episode Metadata Services Librarian Rachel Evans interviews Research & Copyright Services Law Librarian Stephen Wolfson. They discuss the growth of the public domain on January 1, 2019 including the 1998 law that added 20 years to copyrights which would have expired … Continue reading

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