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Library News: Week of March 28, 2016

Posted by Library Blog on 03/23/2016 at 01:14 PM

Certification Class: Alternatives to Lexis and Westlaw

Alternatives to Lexis and WestlawIn this class, learn about free legal research products available via bar associations, state or trial court law libraries, and membership law libraries. How do they stack up to Lexis and Westlaw? Should you use them even if Lexis and Westlaw are available? We will answer these questions and discuss Casemaker and Fastcase, the two most popular products.

Certification Class: Search Now, Read Later

Search Now, Read LaterHave you ever followed a link from an article you were reading on the web only to find yourself minutes later still looking at the second item and not reading what you intended to read in the first place? Or perhaps you found a great article that you want to re-read or act upon at a later date? Wish you could set up an automated web search that sends results to a designated location for later use, much like using alerts on Lexis or Westlaw? In this class, we will show you how to save those distractions or wonderful pieces for reading later, even offline, and how to create those searches so that you never miss something important.