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  Sep 16, 2014   |   Last update: August 4, 2014 @ 8:21 am

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Library Early Closure

The Law Library will be closing at 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, July 31 due to a scheduled power outage.  We apologize for the inconvenience and will reopen at our regular time on Friday, August 1 at 8:00 a.m.

Bar Exam

The S.J. Quinney Law Library wishes all of our students the best of luck on the bar exam next week.  May all of your hard work pay off!

Library Closure

The S.J. Quinney Law Library will be closed on Thursday, July 24 for Pioneer Day.  We will reopen on Friday, July 25 at 8:00 a.m., though the reference desk will close at noon that day. 

Library awarded LSTA grant

July 16, 2014 - The S.J. Quinney College of Law Library was awarded a $45,181 Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) grant to digitize Utah Supreme Court briefs. Brief project descriptionUtah Supreme Court Briefs Digitization - The print versions of Utah Supreme Court briefs reside in incomplete sets at three different libraries. Lawyers and legal educators would benefit greatly from having online access ... Keep reading »

HeinOnline and FastCase

HeinOnline and Fastcase have partnered to provide access to case law within HeinOnline articles and documents. Now when reading a law review article or other document on HeinOnline, cites to cases will be highlighted.  You can click on the link and the full text of the case from Fastcase will show up in HeinOnline.  You can also pull up cases by citation ... Keep reading »

Researching using Google Scholar

Why use Google Scholar when researching legal issues?  Well, there are a number of reasons why it might be useful.  Google Scholar contains good coverage of full text federal and state cases and law review articles.  Add to this the power of Google's search algorithm and a citator, all for no fee, and it ends up being a database that could save ... Keep reading »

Library Closed July 4

Just a reminder that the library will be closed Friday, July 4.  It will reopen again on Saturday at 9 a.m.  Have a great 4th!

New Database – Factiva

The law library, in conjunction with the Marriott library, has purchased access to Factiva (Dow Jones), a powerful news database “with access to thousands of premium news and information sources, all in one place.”  Daily news sources include the Wall Street Journal, NY Times, Washington Post, Chicago Tribune, L.A. Times, Barron’s, and Forbes.  There is a page where you can view headlines ... Keep reading »

Library closed on Memorial Day

The law library will be closed on Monday, May 26, for Memorial Day.  We will be open our regular summer hours on Saturday and Sunday. Have a nice weekend!
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