Category Archives: around the law library

Everything Old is New Again

Long before fake news, there was false news. Law library director Carol Watson has published Information Literacy in a Fake/False News World: An Overview of the Characteristics of Fake News and its Historical Development. It’s a fascinating look at the ways … Continue reading

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Study Aids to the Rescue

By Amy Taylor As exams draw closer and closer, the library’s study aid collection is up and running. We have a plethora of resources, both in print and online. And as always, please stop by the reference desk or email lawref@uga.edu with … Continue reading

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Murderous Films from the DVD Collection

Although we have shared many feature films in the past from our collection with scary themes, mysteries and even exorcisms, this year we’re broadening the list to include documentaries as well. Each of the DVDs listed below includes some element … Continue reading

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Emergency Preparedness Resources

With Hurricane Michael on the horizon, it is a great time to refresh yourself with Emergency resources, including those for Severe or Inclement Weather. Don’t get too worried! Prepare but do not despair. UGA has an excellent article on strategies … Continue reading

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Bookstands and Many Other Items for Checkout

The library has many other items available for checkout to law school students, faculty and staff beyond the scope of general library resources. They include: bookstands computer chargers for Mac and PC computer mouse computer keyboard DVDs headphones iPads and … Continue reading

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Events at the Law Library Today: Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month & Learn About Blockchain

This morning from 8:15 to 10 am, stop by the front of the library for a free breakfast hosted by the Hispanic Law Student Association to celebrate Hispanic and Latino American culture, heritage, and contributions. The HLSA is also hosting a $500 trivia contest. At the … Continue reading

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Race and Law Forum Resources

Later this week on Friday October 5, from noon to 1:00 in Classroom A, United States District Court Judge Michael Mills will be presenting a paper entitled, “Josephine, A Slave vs. the State of Mississippi.” The article describes the trial … Continue reading

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