Category Archives: around the law library

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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Explore Our Repository and Learn More During International Open Access Week

  Open Access Week around the world is taking place now through October 27th. This Wednesday from 2 to 3:30 PM stop by the Law Library to learn more with us about OA and let us help demystify what it is, … Continue reading

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Upcoming Events for October Around the Law Library

By Marie Mize, Szilvia Somodi & Dave Eveland UGA Homecoming – October 19th  Homecoming at the University of Georgia is a time for Bulldogs of the past, present, and future to come together in celebration of University traditions and the Bulldog spirit. International Open … Continue reading

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