Law Library Training Schedule

Classes will be added throughout the semester, so check this list often.

For additional information on the training sessions, please contact Bianca Anderson.

March 1
12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Library: Advanced Word Skills for Legal Writing (Room F302)
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March 7
12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Library: Ace the Interview (Room F108)
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March 21
12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Library: Advanced Online Searching (Room D236)
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March 22
12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Library: Advanced Online Searching (Room D236)
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March 29
12:35 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Library: Transactional Drafting Tools (Room F109)
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April 4
12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Library: Dockets and Court Websites  (Room A110)
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April 11
12:35 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Library: Cost Effective Legal Research (Room F108)
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Legal Communication and Research Skills (LComm) Series

The Importance of Legal Research (06:52) (8/13)
The Process of Legal Research (06:32) (8/13)
How and When to Use Print Sources (08:46) (8/16)
Evaluating Websites (10:17) (9/16)
Fundamentals of Online Searching (16:53) (9/16)
Secondary Sources: Part I (legal encyclopedias and treatises) (14:52) (9/16)
Secondary Sources: Part II (Restatements and American Law Reports) (10:47) (8/14)
Statutory Research (13:51) (9/14)
Internet Sites (16:22) (9/14)
Case Law Research (14:53) (8/14)

Sessions to Go

Pre-recorded research lectures to watch and enjoy as needed

Administrative Law Research (5/11)
Case Law Research (5/10)
Comparative Law Research (1/10)
Cost Effective Legal Research (5/10)
Federal Research Refresher (1/11)
Fundamentals of Online Searching (10/10)
International Law Research (9/13)
Internet Legal Research (5/11)
Legislative History (5/11)
Researching Statutes (5/10)
Research Strategy (10/10)
Secondary Resources (5/11)
Ultimate Research Refresher Material & Recordings (5/11)

Materials from Previous Training Sessions

Administrative Law
Tax Planning Skills
Arbitration Research
International Moot Court
Cost Effective Research
Using Tax Resources
Wednesday Workshop: Finding Government Information
Law, Culture, and Society

QUICKLINKS

Training
Library Hours
Library Staff
Ask a Librarian

ACCESSING DATABASES FROM OFF-CAMPUS OR USING WIRELESS
Instructions: Video  |  Text

HELPFUL PHONE NUMBERS

Library Reference: 305-284-3585
Library Circulation: 305-284-3563
Automated Operator: 305-284-2250
Copy Center: 305-284-3272
Computer Help Desk: 305-284-5297

 

QUOTE
"Perhaps the two most valuable and satisfactory products of American civilization are the librarian on the one hand and the cocktail in the other."
- Louis Stanley Jast, Librarian

QUICKLINKS

Training
Library Hours
Library Staff
Ask a Librarian

ACCESSING DATABASES FROM OFF-CAMPUS OR USING WIRELESS
Instructions: Video  |  Text

HELPFUL PHONE NUMBERS

Library Reference: 305-284-3585
Library Circulation: 305-284-3563
Automated Operator: 305-284-2250
Copy Center: 305-284-3272
Computer Help Desk: 305-284-5297

 

QUOTE
"Perhaps the two most valuable and satisfactory products of American civilization are the librarian on the one hand and the cocktail in the other."
- Louis Stanley Jast, Librarian