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.

Thanksgiving Library Hours & Stress Busters

By Marie Mize The library will observe special holiday hours during Thanksgiving break: Wednesday November 22nd 7:00 am to 6:00 pm Thursday November 23rd Closed Friday November 24th 10:00 am to 9:00 pm Saturday November 25th 8:00 am to 9:00 … Continue reading

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Book Repair Clinic is Open for Business

By Nina Guzman You finally did it! This semester you set a goal, you studied early in the morning and late into the night and have lived to do the whole thing over for another semester. While your grades reflected … Continue reading

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Ethics in Dispute Resolution Resources

By Wendy Moore This Thursday, November 9th the law school is hosting Judge Stanley F. Birch Jr. who will speak on the “Ethics in Dispute Resolution” in the Hatton Lovejoy Courtroom. Birch served on the U.S. Court of Appeals for … Continue reading

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Scary DVDs from the Collection

By Nina Guzman Here at the Law Library, we are big fans of Halloween. And what better way to celebrate the best holiday of the year than with a scary movie marathon! We compiled a selection of our spookiest, ookiest movies … Continue reading

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Guantanamo, Torture, and Terrorism Resources

By Endia Sowers Paige Today (October 10, 2017) the Dean Rusk International Law Center will host a lunchtime conversation with Rick Kammen, the lead defense counsel for Abd al-Rahim al-Nashiri. If you would like to read more about Guantanamo, Torture, and Terrorism, … Continue reading

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Amicus Briefs Podcast: Episode 1

“You know law is kind of the software that society runs on… it is the engine for deciding stuff that we have to decide.” – UGA Law Faculty Christian Turner After recording our podcast pilot episode in the law school’s new podcasting studio … Continue reading

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From Print to Digital and Back Again: 30+ Years of Lessons Learned from our Library Newsletter

UGA Law Library’s longstanding newsletter Amicus Briefs first saw circulation in 1984. At that time it was solely in print and included no more than a couple of items about new additions to the library collection and upcoming library instruction. … Continue reading

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