March 2011 Archives
March 30, 2011
Google Scholar is a free and popular online search engine, which links to full-text scholarly articles. As is the case with most search engines, Google Scholar users may wonder whether they are using all of the features to its fullest. Google Scholar for Legal... read more!
March 24, 2011
We all love HeinOnline’s easy access to law review and journal articles, but did you also know Hein is a great tool for foreign and international legal research? HeinOnline is an especially user-friendly resource for treaty... read more!
March 17, 2011
In the wake of the economic hardship brought on by the Great Depression, the United States was compelled to revisit its system of debt relief. Legislative efforts in the 1930s culminated in the passage of a new federal bankruptcy law,... read more!
March 10, 2011
Written by Christopher Milla, Biddle Law Library research assistant and 2010 University of Pennsylvania J.D. and M.A. candidate.(This is a repost of a 2010 legal research blog entry that you may find useful.) Are you spending your summer at a law firm... read more!
March 2, 2011
The Penn Law community was saddened to learn of the recent passing of Professor John O. Honnold, Jr., a preeminent figure in international law who taught at the Law School from 1946 until his retirement in 1984. Given Professor Honnold's stature in... read more!