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Alumni Legal Research Panel – TOMORROW at 12:15pm

Please join us tomorrow for a lunchtime alumni panel featuring Kaitlyn Redfield Ortiz (’12) and Masha Shmukler (’11) to learn how your legal research skills can help you in your upcoming summer or post-graduation legal position

Thursday, April 10th

Room 105 at 12:15pm

**Cookies and Starbucks coffee provided **

Kaitlyn Redfield Ortiz will discuss her research experiences as a Judicial Clerk (U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit) and as a current Associate at Lubin & Enoch

Masha Shmukler will discuss her research experiences as an Associate at Greenberg Traurig LLP (corporate and securities law)

- Ask questions and get answers about “real world” legal research

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Alumni Legal Research Panel: What to Know Before you Go

Please join us for a lunchtime panel on legal research in the “real world”

Thursday, April 10th

Room 105 at 12:15pm

**Cookies and Starbucks coffee provided **

Kaitlyn Redfield Ortiz ‘12, will discuss her research experiences as a Judicial Clerk (U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit) and as a current Associate at Lubin & Enoch

Masha Shmukler ‘11, will discuss her research experiences as an Associate at Greenberg Traurig LLP (corporate and securities law)

- Ask questions and get answers about “real world” legal research – prepare for your upcoming externship, summer … Continue Reading

Thanksgiving Library Hours

The Law Library will be closing at 7 pm on Wednesday, November 27.  We will be closed Thursday, November 28 and will reopen from 8am-5pm on Friday, November 29.

Have a safe and happy Thanksgiving!

Ross-Blakley Law Library Award for Exemplary Student Research

The Ross-Blakley Law Library is pleased to announce the annual Ross-Blakley Law Library Award for Exemplary Student Research.  The purpose of the award is to encourage students to focus on practical skills and to refine their research skills beyond ordinary proficiency to their personal best.  The award also serves as a means to showcase extraordinary student research.

Two award recipients will be selected.  The first place winner will receive $500.00 and a Certificate of Recognition.  The second place winner will receive  $250.00 and a Certificate of Recognition. Winners will be invited to publish their paper in the Sandra Day … Continue Reading

Constitution Day: How Long Have YOU Had the Right to Vote?

If you would like to celebrate Constitution Day, there will be a program at Hayden Library on Constitution Day

Join us on Constitution Day, Sept. 17th to hear ASU Professor T.J. Davis speak on the history of voting rights.

  • Tuesday September 17, 2-3pm
  • ASU Libraries Location: Hayden Library C-6A/ East Campus: Tempe 
  • Cost: Free

For more information E-mail: danton@asu.edu Website: ASU Libraries: Constitution Day    Phone: 480/965-1798

 

 

Goodbye, Magic Mountain

ASU Main - Law South - 2009-03-04

 

 

If you’ve been around this summer, you’ve undoubtedly noticed some construction going on around the building.

As part of this construction, starting Monday, the large mound of rocks to the South of the Law Library will be dismantled to make way for a service road (don’t worry, the area adjacent to the Reserve Reading Room will still be nicely landscaped). This project will also fix drainage problems … Continue Reading

Real World Legal Research: Top Ten Tips Workshop

Beth DiFelice, Assistant Director of the Ross-Blakley Law Library, will be giving a workshop next week on the most important legal research strategies you need to know before starting your legal position this summer or embarking on your career.

The hour-long workshop will be offered twice:
Tuesday, April 2nd: 12-15-1:15pm in Library 119
Wednesday, April 3rd: 3-4pm in Room 118

Law Library Closing at 9:00 Tomorrow (Thursday)

Due to a planned power outage, the Law Library will be closing at 9:00 p.m. on Thursday, March 28, 2013 (tomorrow).

The All Night Study Room will be unavailable tomorrow night.

We apologize for the inconvenience. We will reopen at 7:00 a.m. Friday morning.

Library Reroofing Project March 18, 2013 – April 12, 2013

We’re getting a new roof!  Construction on the Law Library roof will begin Monday, March 18, 2013 and will be completed Friday, April 12, 2013.  To minimize noise and disruption, the work will be done weekdays from 10:00 pm – 6:30 am.  The largest part of the project will be the dome over the Treatise Collection on the 2nd floor.  Thank you for your patience and please let us know if you have concerns about the noise.

Reference in the Rotunda

Beginning the week of January 14th,  the Law Library will have a Roving Reference service available in the Rotunda of the College of Law twice a week.  Librarians will be available from Noon to 1:30pm on Mondays and Tuesdays through March to answer your reference questions.  Please stop by our table to say hello!

While at the table you can also get information on the Ross-Blakley Law Library Award for Exemplary Student Research, which has a $500 first-place cash award, and learn how to sign up for a Bloomberg Law account.