Category Archives: In the Building

What’s actually happening in Hirsch Hall, Rusk Hall, and the Law Library; including projects that are noisy or messy, changes in hours, or closures.

Resource Spotlight: Legal Writing

By Wendy Moore The Law Library has created a new “mini-collection” of Legal Writing Resources.  Primarily made up of legal writing books published in the past 5 years or so, this collection has been created to make it easier for … Continue reading

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A Snapshot from our Law School Repository: Digital Commons

Since 2006 the Law Library has worked to preserve past events, publications and scholarly works for the University of Georgia School of Law community. To date, the resulting UGA School of Law Digital Commons repository has amassed a whopping 9,615 … Continue reading

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Beyond Books: Other Items at the Library

The library has many other items available for check out 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 … Continue reading

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Favorites from Fiction #3

In this third edition of Favorites from Fiction, I chose my  personal favorite fictional lawyers from film and literature. Enjoy! Elle Woods from Legally Blonde I think Elle Woods is probably all of our favorite fictional lawyer of all time but we maybe … Continue reading

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Welcome Back from the Library Director

By Carol Watson On behalf of the staff of the Law Library, I am happy to welcome you to the 2017-18 academic year. We are excited to meet our new first year students as well as to hear about the … Continue reading

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Can You Pass the Ice Cream Bar?

Each summer for many years now the law library has hosted our always popular “Pass the Ice Cream Bar” event. It is a fun way to offer some relief from the summer heat to those students studying for the Georgia … Continue reading

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Student Worker Spotlight: Studio Engineer Lucas Carver

We have introduced in a previous blog post the law school’s new podcasting studio, located on the third floor of the law library annex. Law faculty member Christian Turner helped make the studio’s existence possible with a recent grant to … Continue reading

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