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Near or Far, The Library’s Where YOU Are

Posted by Library Blog on 01/15/2016 at 11:26 AM

Whether you are snowed in at home this semester (or not!), this email is just a reminder that the RWU Law Library collection and services are here to complement and advance the scholarship, practice skills education, and intellectual life at RWU Law.

If you are doing research this semester, connect with us via our website, our blog, our Facebook page, our Twitter account, or our Pinterest page. We hope our information connects with our students, faculty, and alumni.

There are the many ways in which the RWU School of Law Library can help you have a successful spring semester. The knowledgeable, friendly, service-oriented staff are available to assist you in using our various services and resources that include:

•Legal and non-legal research assistance in-person, via Ask a Librarian, by email to LawLibraryHelp@rwu.edu, or by calling 401-254-4547;

RWU LawGuides covering a wide-variety of topics;

•Guides on Study Aids for the 1L and upper-class curriculum;

•The interlibrary loan service to obtain an item from another library;

Study rooms;

Printing and copying;

Wireless printing;

•The WebCatalog and Law Journal Finder to locate items in our collection and online;

•Access to digital resources on and off campus;

•Instruction on legal research and technology by our librarians in the classroom, in the library, and remotely. (Check the Law Library Computer Lab/Events Schedule for programing dates and times.)

•WestlawNext, Lexis Advance, and Bloomberg training offered by trainers Mark Frongillo, Steve Albro, and Eric Malinowski, respectively. (Check the Law Library Computer Lab/Events Schedule for programming dates and times)

The library is a great place to research and study. It is also a great place to thaw out! If you have any questions, need any help, or just want to complain about the weather, stop by and say hi.

Snow scene / Credit to Aaron Wilson