Library Abridged Workshops

The Law Library understands that the life of a law student is extremely demanding.  Even when not in class, students are often busy writing papers, briefing cases, and studying their outlines in anticipation for finals.  This can make it hard to find time for supplemental learning, especially when it comes to legal research.

To help students enhance the research skills they learned in Legal Bibliography, the Reference/Student Services librarians created the “Library Abridged” table series.  The series consists of a variety of topics relating to legal research or professional development.  Librarians provide informative handouts and live instruction, along with free coffee and other giveaways.  The idea is to give students a coffee break while also providing them with information on useful resources.

Schedule of Events, Spring 2014

Monday: 4:30 – 5:30 p.m.
Tuesday: 10 – 11 a.m.

Location: Urban Life First Floor Lobby

Topic Date Handout
Georgia Practice Materials Mon., Feb. 3rd
Tues., Feb. 4th
GA Practice
Fastcase Mon., Feb. 10th
Tues., Feb. 11th
Georgia Legislative History Mon., Feb. 17th
Tues., Feb. 18th
GA Leg. His.
Georgia CLEs Mon., Feb. 24th
Tues., Feb. 25th
Note: handouts are updated within 48 hours after an event has taken place.

Past Events, Spring 2013

Topic Handout
Library Rewards Program Rewards
Researching Employers Employers
Developing a Research Plan Research Plan
Games for Checkout Games
Interlibrary Loan ILL
Library GRA Hiring Information Employment Page

Past Events, Spring 2012

Topic Handout
Apps for Lawyers & Law Students Apps
Before the Opinion: Docket Research Dockets
Using the KIC Bookeye 4 Scanner KIC
Free Law Library Stuff: Check Out Items Circulation
Help with your Final Papers & Exams Finals

Past Events, Spring 2011

Topic Handout
Let Me Google That For You: Tips For Advanced Users Advanced Google
Better Know Your States: 50 State Surveys 50 State Surveys
A Professional’s Guide To Facebook Facebook Guide
Listening To The Law: AudioCaseFiles AudioCaseFiles
Take The Law Into Your Own Hands: eBooks eBooks
There’s An App For That: Apps For Lawyers Apps
Top 10 Ways The Library Can Help You This Summer Top 10

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