Library Events for the Week of March 14-18, 2011

by Sarah Prosory 14. March 2011 11:24

Welcome back from spring break!! Don't forget, the Law Library has a sweet treat for you today- ice cream from Cold Stone Creamery @ 2:15pm! Join us!

All workshops are in the Computer Lab in the Law Library & last approx. an hour. Click on the links below to RSVP/for more info, or just show up!

Monday, March 14:

Tuesday, March 15:

Wednesday, March 16:

Thursday, March 17:

Friday, March 18:

Have a fantastic week!

Library Events for the Week of February 28th-March 4th, 2011

by Sarah Prosory 28. February 2011 11:13

 

Can you believe it is already March?!

Join us this week to brush up your Bluebooking skills, and learn the best approaches for Arizona Legal Research! Also, come get some popcorn on Wednesday in the Loft!

All workshops are in the Computer Lab in the Law Library & last approx. an hour. Click on the links below to RSVP, or just show up!

Monday, February 28th:

 Tuesday, March 1st:

 Wednesday, March 2nd:

 Thursday, March 3rd:

 Friday, March 4th:

Please visit our workshop calendar to RSVP at http://www.phoenixlaw.edu/librarycalendar. For descriptions of these workshops and others, visit http://www.phoenixlaw.edu/libraryworkshops.

Questions? Call (602) 682-6898 or email.

We hope to see you there!!

SRU Workshop: Legal Research Using BNA- This Thursday!

by Sarah Prosory 23. February 2011 12:00

SRU Workshop: Legal Research Using BNA

Thursday, February 24, 2011, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

RSVP here

2nd Floor Computer Lab (2nd floor of the tower)

Speaker:  Stefanie Blasdell – Law School Account Manager

Stefanie Blasdell is a Law School Account Manager responsible for all product consulting, account management activities and professional development training for over 100 Law Schools throughout the United States.  She also develops and conducts numerous training programs for law school  faculty, staff and students.  As a Representative of BNA with over 14 years of experience working in the field of legal publishing and legal information technology, Stefanie’s goal is to help you achieve better legal research results through the use of targeted BNA resources.

PROGRAM OUTLINE
I. Overview of BNA Law School Program
-Who is BNA? Why use BNA?
-BNA Law School Professional Information Center
-Subscriptions available to your school
-Using BNA in your classroom
-Registering for e-mail highlights

II. New BNA Platform for Current Awareness Reports
-Most popular products in law schools
-Identifying hot topics
-Tracking circuit splits
-Using indexes to expedite research
-Monitoring a specific topic or case

III. Using BNA as a Research Tool – Advanced Research
-Effective use of BNA case & reference libraries:
1. Ethics
2. Labor & Employment
3. Tax
4. Intellectual Property

Hope to see you there!

Library Workshops for the Week of February 21-25th, 2011

by Sarah Prosory 21. February 2011 09:49

Happy Washington's birthday! Or as many call it, Presidents' Day! The Law Library is pleased to offer several workshops this week... all about databases!

All workshops are in the Teaching/Computer Lab in the Law Library and last an hour. Click on each link to RSVP:

Monday 2/21:

Tuesday 2/22:

Wednesday 2/23:

Thursday 2/24:

 

Visit the Law Library's workshop calendar for upcoming sessions!

Questions? Contact sru@phoenixlaw.edu

Library Workshops for the Week of February 14-18th 2011

by Sarah Prosory 14. February 2011 08:59

Hello everyone! Happy Valentine's Day!

And so it begins, the weeks of workshops ahead! Here's info on SRU (Special Research Unit) Workshops for this week.

All workshops are in the Computer Lab in the Law Library & last approximately 1 hour. Please click on the workshop name below to RSVP:

To view the Library Calendar, click here. For more information about SRU Workshops, click here.

Questions? Contact Koviena Nelson at (602) 682-6843.

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