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.

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, how … 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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Celebrate #NationalDictionaryDay: Reference Desk Confessions & Dictionaries in Our Collection

Over the summer I started working our Law Library reference desk on call for the first time since I was hired as a librarian here. Do you know what one of the very first reference calls I had was for? … Continue reading

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For the love of Dictionaries

By Heather Simmons The law is all about words and what they mean, so dictionaries are especially important to attorneys. You may have noticed that the library just received the new 11th edition of Black’s Law Dictionary, edited by Bryan … Continue reading

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Wellness Week at UGA Law!

This week is wellness week at UGA School of Law. The office of student affairs has been hosting several events for students. Signs for these events can be found throughout the law library. We wanted to take a moment to … Continue reading

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Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month through October 15th

Did you know that Hispanic Heritage Month actually spans two months? From September 15th to October 15th marked by the bookends of multiple Spanish speaking country’s independence days individuals of Latino/Hispanic backgrounds celebrate together by remembering their strong history and … Continue reading

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Movies to Inspire Your Legal Career Path from the Library DVD Collection

The National Jurist has a new article out that you can pick up in print in the library or read online. Among the films they selected as inspiring your legal career path, several are in our law library DVD collection … Continue reading

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