Category Archives: Just News

All the interesting stuff that doesn’t seem to belong in any other category.

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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Everything Old is New Again

Long before fake news, there was false news. Law library director Carol Watson has published Information Literacy in a Fake/False News World: An Overview of the Characteristics of Fake News and its Historical Development. It’s a fascinating look at the ways … Continue reading

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Emergency Preparedness Resources

With Hurricane Michael on the horizon, it is a great time to refresh yourself with Emergency resources, including those for Severe or Inclement Weather. Don’t get too worried! Prepare but do not despair. UGA has an excellent article on strategies … 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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Library of Congress Announces National Screening Room Website

The Library of Congress announced today that it has digitized hundreds of hours of motion pictures that will be freely available on the newly launched National Screening Room website.  Most of the content in the National Screening Room is in … Continue reading

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Tech Tip of the Month: Two-Factor Authentication is your (Kinda’ Weird) Friend!

By Jason Tubinis We all have “that” friend, right? They text at weird hours, they can act a little awkward in otherwise normal situations, they have a knack for showing up at the worst time, etc. But you still hang … Continue reading

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UVA Law Launches Kavanaugh Project Website

This week UGA School of Law streamed the Senate Judiciary Committee hearings on the confirmation of Judge Brett Kavanaugh, nominated to become an Associate Justice of the United States Supreme Court in Rusk Hall’s Walker Room for students, faculty and staff … Continue reading

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