Category Archives: Just News

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

Law Librarians Head to the 36th Annual Course of the International Association of Law Libraries in Atlanta, Georgia!

The 36th Annual Course of the International Association of Law Libraries (IALL) will be held this week in Atlanta, Georgia. This year’s theme is Civil Rights, Human Rights, and Other Critical Issues in U.S. Law. IALL is a worldwide, cooperative … 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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Banned Books Week 2017: A Brief History, the First Amendment & Notable Court Cases

“There is more than one way to burn a book. And the world is full of people running around with lit matches.” — Ray Bradbury, Fahrenheit 451 Launched in 1982 in response to a sudden surge in the number of … 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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Summer Construction Continues: Alternate Walking Routes to the Law Library

With multiple construction projects underway this summer you may have noticed it is not only difficult to get through the library, but also increasingly tough to navigate a path to the library, particularly the annex. If you normally park off … 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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Library Projects are Underway; Annex is Your Respite

For those who have not stopped by the library in person in the past few weeks, the big projects we reported on in an earlier blog post are now in full swing. Here is a small photo update of the … Continue reading

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