The Legal Research Certificate Program is designed to provide law students of all ability levels with the research tools necessary for success in internships, summer associate positions, or for your first position as a newly-minted attorney. To find out more, visit the program’s Canvas site: Go to https://uchastings.instructure.com/enroll/TCRYAM Fall 2017 Live Class Schedule — All… Continue reading
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
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.
The University of Minnesota Libraries, in partnership with the Penumbra Theatre Company, is launching Umbra Search African American History, a free and openly available online search tool that facilitates broad access to over 400,000 digitized archival materials documenting African American history from more than 1,000 libraries, archives, and cultural heritage institutions across the United States.… Continue reading