Category Archives: Events & Training

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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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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Hooray for Public Domain Day!

On January 1, 2019, for the first time in 40 years, a large body of copyright-protected works entered the public domain. And now, every year going forward, the public domain will grow as more become available for anyone to use. … 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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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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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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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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