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Marking Passages, Preserving the Past : Origins

Concord, New Hampshire is an old city as American cities go.  It was settled in 1725 by the Province of Massachusetts Bay, and renamed Concord in 1765.  It has a rich and storied history, and has supported and been supported by many vibrant and vital enterprises during its time.  The Industrial Revolution left its mark on Concord (and nearby Manchester), and by the mid-1800's, it was one of the most prosperous and economically vibrant small cities in the United States.  For a very in

UNH Scholars’ Repository Has Global Reach

When you publish in Open Access, your audience can include anyone with an Internet connection. This map shows the most recent downloads from the Faculty Scholarship Series.

Readership map from http://scholars.unh.edu/law_facpub/

As of October 22, 2015, there were 113 papers that were downloaded a total of 607 times.

Open Access + Open Scholarship = Maximum Impact

 

Celebrate Open Access Week, October 19-25, 2015      

Open Access is supporting public access to published academic writing that is free of most copyright and licensing restrictions. In making scholarship available to the world, it encourages the exchange of ideas between scholars.

Marking Passages, Preserving the Past: Progress

As of October 15, 2015, we are making good progress setting up the new University of New Hampshire School of Law Archives, housed on the lower floor of the Library in what was  formerly the OTC Room (Online Training Center).  We now have ideal storage conditions meteorologically, and with time we will catalogue our growing collection online.  For now, the goal is to keep a catalog of records on our new PC (see photo) and possibly on the Shared Drive so patrons can view the offerings available.  We expect the Archives to be available to patro

Halloween Headnotes from Westlaw

Some spooktacular headnotes from Westlaw below. Halloween jokes aside, headnotes are a great way to find cases on similar legal issues using a simple clicking interface to access a robust indexing system. Typically West headnotes don't have cartoons either but the West "headnote of the day" email update includes some humorous sketches to go with unlikely points of law. Thanks to Sue Zago for the great finds. 

Marking Passages, Preserving the Past: Beginnings (Update)

In the previous posting the infamous First Graduating Class of 1974 photo disappeared off the blog post at some point! (it was there the first few days).  Here is a reposting of the Blog Entry Plus Photo.  Enjoy!

"Here are a few photos of the new "digs", as well as a photo of another sort of beginning - the first graduating class at Franklin Pierce Law Center, Class of '74! This is going back a ways, folks. See anyone you recognize?"