Banned Books Week: Celebrating the Freedom to Read

By Melissa Bernstein for the Faust Law Library Blog – Banned Books Week (Sept 25 – Oct 1, 2016) is an annual event celebrating the freedom to read. Typically held during the last week of September, it highlights the value of free and open access to information. Banned Books Week brings together the entire book […]

Labor Day Closure

By Melissa Bernstein for the Faust Library Blog – The library will be closed on Monday, September 5 for Labor Day. The reference desk will be closing at noon on Friday, September 2.

Public Access to PACER

By Melissa Bernstein for the Faust Library Blog: The law library no longer offers public access to PACER. If you need to look something up on PACER, you must first set up your own account. If you need assistance setting up a PACER account, please inquire at the reference desk.

July 4th Holiday Closure

By Melissa Bernstein for the Faust Library Blog – The law library will be closed from Saturday, July 2 through Monday, July 4. We will reopen on Tuesday, July 5 at 8:00 am. Have a wonderful July 4th holiday!

Library Collection Locations

By Melissa Bernstein for the Faust Library Blog: The library will be shifting parts of the collection over the summer. We will update catalog and directional signage as soon as possible. In the meantime, please be sure to ask for assistance if you have trouble locating an item.

Preservation Week

By Melissa Bernstein for the Faust Library Blog: Preservation Week® this year is observed from April 24-30, 2016. Sponsored by the American Library Association’s Association of Library Collections and Services and partner organizations, Preservation Week inspires actions to preserve personal, family, and community collections in addition to library, museum, and archive collections. It also raises […]

Happy National Library Week!

By Melissa Bernstein for the Faust Library Blog– National Library Week is observed this year on April 10-16, 2016 with the theme, “Libraries Transform.” First sponsored in 1958, National Library Week is a national observance sponsored by the American Library Association and libraries across the country each April. It is a time to celebrate the […]

Library Hours Over New Year’s

By Melissa Bernstein for the Faust Library Blog – The law library will be closed from Thursday, December 31 through Sunday, January 3. We will reopen on Monday, January 4 at 8:00 am.

Thanksgiving Closure

By Melissa Bernstein for the Faust Library Blog – The Faust Law Library will be closed for Thanksgiving from Thursday, November 26 through Sunday, November 29. We will reopen on Monday, November 30 at 7am.

Google Books Project Does Not Violate Copyright Law

By Melissa Bernstein for the Faust Library Blog: The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit ruled today in the case of The Authors Guild v. Google Books that the Google Books project does not violate copyright law. You can read the full opinion here.