Monthly Archives: November 2015

New Study Room Reservation Process

Published on: Author: Teresa L

Sign up for study rooms starting Wednesday, November 25th, 2015, for use of rooms beginning Wednesday, November 25th, 2015 until December 18th, 2015! (A minimum of 3 students is required to reserve a study room) To reserve a study room, sign into the  Astra Room Reservation Schedule using your Hastings email (omit @uchastings.edu) and password, click… Continue reading

Why Digitizing Harvard’s Law Library May Not Improve Access to Justice

Published on: Author: Teresa L

The project, known as “Free the Law,” made waves because Harvard’s collection is second only to the Library of Congress in its breadth. Since most of this material was either unavailable or only available through a paywall, Free the Law has tremendous potential. But whom will it help the most? https://bol.bna.com/why-digitizing-harvards-law-library-may-not-improve-access-to-justice/

The Debate of Whether to Ban Law Student Use of Laptops During Class

Published on: Author: Teresa L

A Game Changer: Assessing the Impact of the Princeton/UCLA Laptop Study on the Debate of Whether to Ban Law Student Use of Laptops During Class raises another chapter in the continuing debate regarding whether students should be permitted to use their laptops in class. Prior to the Princeton/UCLA study, the debate primarily centered around the distractive… Continue reading