Category Archives: Lost in the Stacks (Reference)

Legal reference and research advice, book reviews, and legal resource overviews.

A Very 2020 Europe Day

The European Union celebrates Europe Day, tomorrow, May 9, to commemorate the 1950 Schuman Declaration proposing consolidated European coal and steel industries, binding the member nations so closely together that renewed war would be unthinkable. The Schuman Declaration is considered … Continue reading

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Summer & Graduate Access to Bloomberg, Lexis and Westlaw

Highsmith, Carol M, photographer. Kayaks at June Lake, a census-designated place in Mono County, California. Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2013633180/> All three major legal research services are providing some form of summer access for rising 2Ls and … Continue reading

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Library Hours for Spring Break & Lunch-n-Learn TODAY!

What: Uncovering the Mysteries of Federal Administrative Law Research When:  Today, from 12:00pm to 1:00pm Location:  Classroom B (122), Hirsch Hall Law Librarians Carol Watson and Heather Simmons will present a Lunch n’ Learn on Administrative Law topics such as guidance documents … Continue reading

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The Georgia Legislature Is In Session

By Amy Taylor 2020 is the second year of the 2019-2020 Regular Session. The first of Georgia’s 40 legislative session days began on Monday, January 13, 2020. Legislative days aren’t necessarily the same as calendar days; here is a list … Continue reading

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Systems Blackout 2020: UGA Conducts Network Maintenance January 25th

On Saturday January 25th UGA’s EITS will conduct network maintenance that will result in periodic, intermittent outages of campus Internet access and campus information systems. This work is necessary to support an expansion and upgrade of the network, allowing EITS … Continue reading

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Stress Busters Around the Library!

Earlier this week I.T. rolled out the beloved touch screen with everyone’s favorite word search. You know what that means… reading days are here and exams are just a week away. We wanted to share the variety of events and … Continue reading

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From the Reference Desk: Resource Spotlight on GALILEO’s Georgia Legislative Documents

At the reference desk we often get questions from attorneys related to legislative history. Sometimes they are searching for the O.C.G.A. from a specific year when a particular part of legislation was enacted. For one such question recently we were … Continue reading

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