July 29, 2014
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.
July 17, 2014
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 »
July 8, 2014
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 »
July 8, 2014
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 »
June 3, 2014
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 »