This essay is designed to help new law students prepare for the first few weeks of class. It explains what judicial opinions are, how they are structured, and what law students should look for when reading them. Kerr, Orin S., How to Read a Legal Opinion: A Guide for New Law Students. 11 The Green… Continue reading
As of today, we have extended hours for the bar exam: JULY 2017 LIBRARY HOURS FRIDAY & SATURDAY July 14 & 15 8:00 AM – 11:00 PM SUNDAY July 16 10:00 AM – 11:00 PM MONDAY to SATURDAY JULY 17-22 8:00 AM – 11:00 PM SUNDAY July 23 10:00 AM – 11:00 PM MONDAY to… Continue reading
We’ve installed an Adobe Creative Cloud with Photoshop and Acrobat a student computer in the 4th floor pc alcove. Use these program to open and edit pdf files, create and edit images, and more.
The UC Hastings Librarians are holding an orientation and training for Summer Research Assistants on Tuesday, June 6th, 2017 at 12 noon – 1:30 PM, in classroom D (198 Building). We will be serving lunch and refreshments. If you are working as a summer research assistant please click here to fill out a form with… Continue reading
Have a summer job? Need to brush up on your legal research skills? The UC Hastings Law Library is offering a Crash Course in Legal Research, focused on the practical skills you’ll need to get started on your first assignment. Come by Room J in the 198 Building from 5:30PM to 7:00PM on Wednesday, May 17,… Continue reading
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Neil Gorsuch, picked by President Donald Trump and confirmed by the Republican-led Senate, was sworn in as a U.S. Supreme Court justice at the White House on Monday and was poised to have an instant impact on a court once again dominated by conservatives. Gorsuch took his judicial oath in a White… Continue reading
The UC Hastings Law Library is pleased to welcome the newest member of our staff. Angela Wang has joined the Law Library in the position of Digital Initiatives Librarian. Angela joins us with an impressive background, having curated digital collections and archives at St. Mary’s University Law Library and Texas Tech University School of Law… Continue reading
The Reference Desk will close at 5 pm today, March 29. We will reopen tomorrow morning at 9 am.
The Reference Desk will close at 4:45 pm today – Monday, 2/27/17. It will reopen tomorrow morning at 9 am.
The Reference Desk will close at 5 pm on February 23. We will reopen at 9 am on February 24.