February 2012 Archives
February 22, 2012
By Merle Slyhoff, Collection Development LibrarianMany law students and faculty depend on the William S. Hein Company for easy access to pdfs of journal articles, U.S. Code, U.N. materials and more. Access is now even easier with the new HeinOnline app. HeinOnline (HOL), the largest... read more!
February 15, 2012
Biddle Law Library subscribes to three bilingual Chinese law databases. In November 2011, iSinolaw entered into a cooperative agreement with Thomson Reuters. As a result of this agreement, iSinolaw was replaced by Westlaw China on February 14, 2012. Content previously available... read more!
February 8, 2012
Reviewed by Tim Von Dulm, Head of Reference ServicesAre you new to the law and confused about how to read legal citations and approach legal research problems? Maybe you would like to learn about how to conduct federal legislative histories? Perhaps you are looking... read more!
February 1, 2012
The Constitution Goes to College: Five Constitutional Ideas That Have Shaped the American University
By: Rodney A. Smolla (New York and London: New York University Press, 2011). During their first year, law students are introduced to the principles of Constitutional Law. By the time they earn their JD, these students will have spent the better part... read more!