California Digital Newspaper Collection A freely Accessible Digital Repository of historical California Newspapers published 1846-1922, as well as issues of several current California newspapers. Search the collections by keyword, or browse by title or date. A calendar showing available issues can be found by selecting the Search Newspapers button on the left, and then selecting… Continue reading
According to a 2012 LexisNexis survey of new attorneys, half of the attorneys surveyed think that legal research needs to be a larger part of the law school curriculum. Take advantage of what U.C. Hastings has to offer! Enroll in one of two advanced legal research courses offered this spring: California Legal Research (2 units):… Continue reading
Illinois Governor Pat Quinn on Wednesday signed into law a bill extending marriage rights to same-sex couples, making the home state of President Barack Obama the 16th to allow such unions. Read more on Reuters.
On Thursday, Google Inc. won a dismissal of a long-running lawsuit by authors who accused the company of digitally copying millions of books for an online library without permission. Read more on Reuters News.
Study aids are an excellent tool to review legal subjects, and may include outlines, practice questions, charts and other useful review tools. As the final exams approach, you may want to check out our Study Aids Guide . The guide lists study aids available at the UC Hastings library by legal topic. Many study aids… Continue reading
November is Native American Heritage Month. Check out these resources for Native American Law: UC Hastings American Indian Research Guide lists primary and secondary resources available in the UC Hastings library. Scout Report : Native American resources lists many website with information for American Indian Research. Cornel LII: American Indian Law provides summaries of the law and important primary and secondary… Continue reading
Get your research started with the Family Law Subject Guide, by Hilary Hardcastle, for print and online resources available at UC Hastings and elsewhere. Databases at UC Hastings Forms & checklists – Family law library (LoisLaw) Forms and checklists on LoisLaw related to Family Law, including forms for drafting prenuptial agreements, valuation strategies in divorce,… Continue reading