Category Archives: around the law library

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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Westlaw Edge: New Look

By T.J. Striepe As you might have noticed, Westlaw has transitioned to Westlaw Edge starting in 2019.  All of the same Westlaw content is still available but the new platform will utilize more AI technology in its search functions. The … Continue reading

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23 from ’23: Celebrating the Growth of the Public Domain with Digital Exhibits & Silent Film Screenings

A large number of movies, books, songs, and paintings from 1923 entered the public domain on Tuesday  January 1, 2019. For more information as to why plus a list of resources listen to our recent podcast episode about the public … Continue reading

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What to Watch this Christmas

You may be searching for what to watch during Christmas. Below we have gathered three of our favorite DVDs from the law library collection you might consider checking out. We will be open until Friday December 21st. For more ideas … Continue reading

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Holiday Library Hours

With exams over and the new year just around the corner, the library hours are shifting once again. We will be open the rest of this week, but closed the entire week of Christmas. For full hours visit: http://www.law.uga.edu/library-hours-operation MONDAY … Continue reading

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Celebrate 70 Years of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights!

The United Nations adopted the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, a milestone document in the history of human rights, on December 10, 1948. To help celebrate this peruse selected items from the collection related to human rights and this declaration. … Continue reading

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