27. August 2012 17:34
Would you like to gain a better understanding of a legal topic you are studying this Fall? Are you interested in finding out more about the Law Library's Academic Success collection and Westlaw's online study aids? How about learning to use some new legal apps that can help with your studies?
Come learn some tips for success from your very own Law Library staff this Tuesday, August 28th. The workshop will be offered at the following times in the Library's Teaching Lab, located on the 13th floor in classroom 1337.
We hope you will join us! Take a look at our library workshops page to view a list of descriptions and a link to the calendar.
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24. April 2012 10:32
Interning or clerking this summer and need some tips on how to conduct cost-effective research? Want to learn about some key litigation resources using Lexis Advance to help you read, prepare and draft legal briefs, pleadings and motions?
Please join our LexisNexis representative Ted Ashton this Thursday, April 26, 2012 for training.
- 12-1pm in Classroom 1937
- 5-6pm in Classroom 1743
Please bring any questions you might have!
13. April 2012 12:40
Are you working or interning this summer and looking for some free alternatives to Lexis & Westlaw? Are you having trouble navigating the Bluebook and creating proper legal citations for your AWR or other scholarly paper?
Well look no further because this week the Law Library is offering three different workshops to help you with your legal research.
**Snacks will be provided!**
Beyond Westlaw & Lexis - Learn about the unique array of research databases PSL subscribes to and how to search them effectively to enhance your research. This workshop will also touch on some of the key free resources for legal information.
- Tuesday, April 17, 2012 - 12:00-12:50 pm - 13th floor computer lab
Bluebook Q&A - This session is run by you. Come to us with any questions you have about Bluebooking and we'll do our best to help you find the answer.
- Wednesday, April 18, 2012 - 12:00-12:50 pm - 13th floor computer lab
FastCase – Discover an affordable alternative to Westlaw and Lexis that firms use to conduct research. FastCase provides access to a variety of legal resources including cases, statutes, and secondary sources.**Access is free for all members of the State Bar of Arizona.**
· Thursday, April 19, 2012 – 7:40-8:30pm – 13th floor computer lab
30. March 2012 08:00
Need to better understand how The Bluebook is organized so that you can properly cite cases and statutes, use parentheticals, and Id? Have questions about using KeyCite and Shepard's to determine if your case is good law and to find other materials on point?
This week the Law Library is offering two different workshops. **Snacks will be provided!**
Bluebook Basics - Geared toward the practitioner, this workshop will help you construct citations for your court pleadings and motions.
- Tuesday, April 3, 2012 - 12:00-12:50 pm - 13th floor computer lab
Citators Q&A - This is an informal workshop. You are encouraged to bring your questions about Shepard’s and KeyCite.
- Wednesday, April 4, 2012 - 12:00-12:50 pm - 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.