Bernstein Named to Government Publishing Office Depository Library Council

From American Association of Law Libraries, April 21, 2015 — Today, Director of the U.S. Government Publishing Office (GPO) Davita Vance-Cooks named American Association of Law Libraries (AALL) member Melissa Bernstein to the new class of the Depository Library Council (DLC). The DLC advises the GPO director and the superintendent of documents on matters relating […]

Prepare to Practice 2015

The View From My Chair – What I expect from a Law Clerk or Associate S.J. Quinney College of Law, Sutherland Moot Courtroom This event is open to students and recent graduates   “Prepare to Practice was one of the most useful events for me personally that the law school has offered.  We were given […]

Library Holiday Hours

By Melissa Bernstein for the Quinney Library Blog – The library will be closing at noon on Wednesday, December 24 and will reopen at 8:00 a.m. on Monday, December 29. For a complete list of library hours, see our website.

Circulation Service Interruption

By Melissa Bernstein for the Quinney Library Blog – The three campus libraries are moving over to a new resource management system. As part of the transition, there will be a freeze on circulation services from Wednesday, December 17 at 4:00 p.m. through Friday, December 19. During the freeze, you will not be able to […]

Past Exams and Library Extended Hours

By Melissa Bernstein for the Quinney Library Blog. Did you know that you can access many professors’ past exams and even sample answers online? 1st – Go to the Law Library website, 2nd – Under the section entitled “Library Quick Links” is an option for Exam Reserve – click on this 3rd – The […]

Twitter Indexes Every Tweet since 2006

By Valeri Craigle for the Quinney Library Blog: Until today, if you wanted to search Twitter for your favorite sports scores, conference proceedings, or industry discussions, you only had about a week’s worth of tweets to draw from. Granted, that’s still several billion tweets, but  today, Twitter announced that it will be making available to […]

Constitution Day

By Melissa Bernstein for the Quinney Library Blog – Did you know that September 17, 2014 marks 227 years since the U.S. Constitution was signed?  It is celebrated as Constitution Day and “commemorates the formation and signing of the U.S. Constitution by thirty-nine brave men on September 17, 1787, recognizing all who, are born in the […]

Lexis Advance New Streamlined Interface

By Melissa Bernstein for the Quinney Library Blog – Lexis Advance released a new streamlined interface yesterday (September 8).  The new interface is more intuitive and eliminates the tabbed results featured in the prior interface.  Alerts, tables of contents, browsing and filters have been enhanced.  Interested in more information?  There are helpful videos on the Lexis […]

New KIC Scanner

By Melissa Bernstein for the Quinney Library Blog. The library recently purchased a second KIC scanner which is now up and running in the library computer lab by the IT Help Desk. A unique feature of this scanner is that it has a SmartDoc attached which allows you to send your scan directly to your […]

Welcome to Fall Semester 2014

Welcome to Fall semester 2014. We look forward to working with all of you and helping you with your library and research needs. Be sure to read the library fall newsletter, which you will be receiving shortly.