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Law Library’s Collections

September 15, 2014 by


By Mark Stuckey You may be like me and view the Law Library as merely a sensory deprivation chamber, to drown out the distractions of the outside world, so you can get at least some of the school work done that you should have been doing for the last 5 weeks. However, the Law Library […]

Struggling to find a research topic?

September 12, 2014 by


It is that time of year when many law students need to pick a research topic. One time-honored method for finding a topic is to look at circuit splits and see if an issue sparks your interest. Bloomberg Law and Bloomberg BNA have made finding these circuit splits easy. Simply log in to In […]

Researching the Past

September 10, 2014 by


Have you ever wanted to travel through time? To see big events in our history as they happened? Unfortunately, no one seems to have invented a time machine yet (still), but you can still get a glimpse of the past using our new America’s Historical Newspapers database. The oldest available issue is from a newspaper […]

Educational Flashback: School House Rock

September 2, 2014 by


By Darius Wood This Sunday, September 7th at 7 p.m. ABC will air a special where they attempt to rank and determine the best School House Rock song of all-time. School House Rock is educational musical series that aired from 1973 to 1985 on ABC. The series covered a variety of topics including science, history, […]

Need Help? We Can Help!

August 26, 2014 by


Whether you have been spinning your wheels for hours on a Legal Bibliography assignment, unable to get started on a research paper, or are having trouble tracking down a source for your law review article, we can help. The reference librarians are here to help you with all of your research needs. You are asking yourself […]

I Have Bloomberg Law, Lexis Advance, & WestlawNext…Now How Do I Use Them?

August 22, 2014 by


During the first week of orientation, you should have received authorization codes for Bloomberg Law, Lexis Advance, and WestlawNext. During your first year here at Georgia State Law, you will be using them predominately in Lawyering: Foundations and Legal Bibliography. While these classes will go over each of the systems in-depth, you can get a head […]

Welcome! Things to know…

August 18, 2014 by


Welcome Law Students and Faculty! What a special fall semester for all of us. This time next year those of us who haven’t graduated will be bustling around our new building, learning our way to the new classrooms, and trying to find the closest and best place to eat. Those of us in the library […]


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