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Summer Research Boot Camp Slides Available

Slides from last week's 1L Summer Legal Research Boot Camp are available below. Please don't hesitate to contact the law library if you have any summer research questions!

Using Multi-State Surveys

Free Legal Websites

Legislative History Referesher

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Attention All 1L Students! : Manadatory Legal Research Boot Camp

Summer is fast approaching and we’d like you all to be prepared for your summer work experience.  Please join us for the 3rd annual Legal Research Boot Camp
on Friday, April 11, 2014 from 3: 15 pm-5:15 pm
 
This mandatory, intensive research training will be in two parts or sessions.  The main session will be in the Rich Room and the breakout sessions will be in the Rich Room, room 202 and room 204.
 

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National Library Week Coming Soon

National Library Week (not making that up!) is coming this April 13-19. Games, fabulous prizes and more are all being developed right now.

While you're waiting for the festivities to start, check out past UNH Law Library Weeks:

2013 - This year is cloaked in mystery with no blog posts but it was definitely great.

2012 - There was a Peeps Cake (Why didn't I take a picture of this?!)

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LexisNexis portal and Web Courses is back up

LexisNexis law school portal and WebCourses is back up and running. You may need to clear your Internet cache and restart your browser.

Thanks for your patience.
Sue

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LexisNexis Web Courses down today, Feb. 17, 2014

The LexisNexis law school portal, where you sign up for training, access your Web Courses and get other information, is currently down. Lexis reports that it should be back online by the end of the day. We'll post updates as we get them.

Thanks for your patience.

Sue

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UNH Law Library has Subscribed to this IP Case Summary Service on your Behalf

JurisNotes.com offers electronic newsletters which are distributed directly to your email. Each newsletter provides (A) an introductory line for each case summarized (B) links to short and long summaries of the case and (C) a link to the full case text. To sign-up for the services and/or to view a sample of the IP Notes, Patent Extra Notes and IP Administrative Notes, go to www.JurisNotes.com click on the "Sign Up" and/or "Summaries" navigation bar on the left hand side of the page.

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New Database: International Law Reports

International Law Reports by Justis is now available to UNH Law students. According to the publisher this resource:

". . .is the only publication in the world wholly devoted to the regular and systematic reporting in English of decisions of international courts and arbitrators as well as judgments of national courts. Justis will provide the first searchable, electronic platform for this material.

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LEXIS rolls out 2014 improvements....

If you are a Lexis user, you will enjoy all these new improvements just released. If you are a Westlaw user, consider giving Lexis a second chance. In law school, you should use both since you don't know which you will face when you graduate. From Lexis:

Improved Source Selection:

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Two Research Classes Offered in Spring 2014

Two great research courses are available this semester for 2L, 3L and graduate students:

Advanced Legal Research (ALR)

This 2 credit course meets Tuesdays from 1:30 - 3:30 in Room 103. From the syllabus:

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Kluwer IP Law Library Now Available

We know many of you don't like to deal with those loose leaf services to do research. Over the last year we have migrated those from Aspen, CCH and Kluwer to the online versions now available via the Library home page. This means you can use those dozens of premium titles when you are on a plane, train or automobile!

This month we highlight Kluwer IP Law. With access to Kluwer IP Law you can:

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