AWR Workshops During the Week of March 26-30, 2012

by Michelle Vallance 23. March 2012 10:02

Research and Bluebooking for scholarly writing is the focus this week, as the Law Library presents the Advanced Writing Requirement (AWR) workshop! This workshop is designed for students who are currently working on an AWR, or those who want to learn more about the research process before deciding on a topic.

This week the Law Library is offering AWR workshops on three separate occasions. Please bring any questions you have!

**Snacks will be provided!**

  • Thursday, March 29, 2012 - 12:00-12:50 pm - 13th floor computer lab
  • Thursday, March 29, 2012 - 5:00-5:50 pm - 13th floor computer lab
  • Friday, March 30, 2012 - 12:00-12:50pm - 13th floor computer lab

Can't make it this week? The Law Library offers workshops on many different topics throughout the semester. Take a look at our library workshops page to view a list of descriptions and a link to the workshop calendar.

Library Workshops for the Week of March 19-23, 2012

by Michelle Vallance 16. March 2012 10:39


                  

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Want to learn how new apps for your smartphone or tablet can assist you with legal research? Need to better understand how The Bluebook is organized so that you can properly cite cases and statutes, use parentheticals, and Id?

This week the Law Library is offering two different workshops at various times. **Snacks will be provided!**

Legal Apps for Mobile Devices & Tablets - Come discuss and learn about current legal apps for smartphones and tablets. Be sure to bring your devices!

  • Tuesday, March 20, 2012 - 5:00-5:50 pm - 13th floor computer lab

Bluebook Basics - Geared toward the practitioner, this workshop will help you construct citations for your court pleadings and motions.

  • Thursday, March 22, 2012 - 12:00-12:50 pm - 13th floor computer lab
  • Thursday, March 22, 2012 - 7:40-8:30 pm - 13th floor computer lab
  • Friday, March 23, 2012 - 12:00-12:50pm - 13th floor computer lab

Can't make it this week? The Law Library offers workshops on many different topics throughout the semester. Take a look at our library workshops page to view a list of descriptions and a link to the workshop calendar.

 

 

Library Workshops for the Week of February 27-March 2, 2012

by Michelle Vallance 24. February 2012 11:33

Legal citation is the focus this week, as the Law Library presents The Bluebook Basics workshop! This workshop is designed for all students and will help you better understand how The Bluebook is organized so that you can properly cite cases and statutes, use parentheticals, and Id.

This week the Law Library is offering Bluebooking workshops on three separate occasions. **Snacks will be provided!**

  • Tuesday, February 28, 2012 - 12:00-12:50 pm - Classroom #1721*
  • Wednesday, February 29, 2012 - 12:00-12:50 pm - Classroom #1721*
  • Wednesday, February 29, 2012 - 5:00-5:50pm - Classroom #1721*

*Please note that these are recent room changes.

Can't make it this week? The Law Library will be offering workshops on many different topics throughout the semester. Take a look at our library workshops page to view a list of descriptions and a link to the workshop calendar.

Bluebook Workshop for Tonight & Tomorrow Rescheduled

by Sarah Prosory 31. October 2011 09:32

Tonight’s 7:45pm and tomorrow’s Noon, Bluebook Workshop at One North Central have been rescheduled. Unfortunately due to a family emergency our librarian who is teaching that workshop is unable to instruct tonight and tomorrow.

We have rescheduled the workshop for next week, same times and same room. So, that will be: Monday, November 7th at 745pm and Tuesday, November 8th at Noon, both in room 1821 at One North Central.

We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. As of right now, this Wednesday’s 7:45pm and this Thursday’s Noon workshops have not been rescheduled, and are still on for this week if you’d like to attend those instead.

Please visit our library calendar to view the current schedule of workshops.

Thank you for your understanding.

Library Loot April 12th 2011

by Sarah Prosory 12. April 2011 08:36

Only 3 more Library Loot puzzles left in the semester!! Will you win one? Today's puzzle will challenge your Bluebook skills. Need a Bluebook? Visit the Circulation Desk in the Law Library to borrow one from the course reserves collection for 2 hours.

This puzzle's prize is one Passing the Bar board game!!

Instructions: For this research question, you need to use your legal research skills to determine the answer. Once you've figured it out, post the answer in the comments section of this blog post. If you are found to be correct, a librarian will contact you by email. Please use your PhoenixLaw student email address so we can verify that you are a current student.

Here you go...

How would you cite an in-person interview of juveniles whose names have been changed to protect their identity?

THE FINE PRINT: Library Loot Puzzle Rules
1.    Puzzles may be completed by current Phoenix School of Law students only.
2.    All library staff members are exempt from participating.
3.    One prize will be given to the first person to complete the puzzle with the correct answer. Even if  more than one person worked towards getting the correct answer, only one prize will be given for the puzzle completed correctly.
4.    Contest rules are subject to change at any time.

Good luck!

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