Celebrating Presidents’ Day at the RWU Law Library

Posted by Library Blog on 02/16/2017 at 03:19 PM

While having the day off from class is a great way to celebrate Presidents’ Day, it is not the only way! The RWU Law Library will show you many ways to celebrate Presidents’ Day next week:

Happy Valentine’s Day!

Posted by Library Blog on 02/10/2017 at 11:51 AM

While our library’s collection is primarily designed to meet the needs of the faculty and students of the School of Law and also serve the broader academic and legal community, there are other libraries which have an even broader collection policy which includes old love letters and old Valentine’s Day cards. Some of these libraries have put artifacts from their collection online for our viewing pleasure. 

How Would You Rule? By Daniel Park

Posted by Library Blog on 02/02/2017 at 09:06 AM


Are you interested in legal puzzles? Do you want to train your brain to think more like a lawyer or a judge? If so, you should check out this new book in the library! 
How Would You Rule? Legal Puzzles, Brainteasers, and Dilemmas from the Law’s Strangest Cases by Daniel Park


Presidents’ Day

Posted by Library Blog on 01/26/2017 at 09:29 AM

Presidents’ Day this year is Monday, February 20th.

Digital Study Aids Collections

Posted by Library Blog on 01/18/2017 at 01:22 PM

The Law Library is thrilled to introduce our new digital study aids collections: the RWU Law Digital Library and West Academic Online Study Aids.

New England Vampires

Posted by Library Blog on 01/13/2017 at 08:58 AM

Did you know that New England had its own vampire hysteria in the late 19th century? 

Welcome Back! Prepare for Practice!

Posted by Library Blog on 01/05/2017 at 10:09 AM

Welcome back!

Ready to start fresh in the Spring semester? Try our Prepare for Practice program!

‘Tis the Season

Posted by Library Blog on 12/16/2016 at 09:08 AM

No matter what holiday you celebrate this winter season (Christmas, Chanukah, Solstice, Kwanza, New Year’s, or none of the above), it can be fun to get out and see lighted holiday displays. Below is a list of places you can go to catch a bit of (free!) seasonal cheer:

Lost & Found

Posted by Library Blog on 12/09/2016 at 09:25 AM

December 9th, 2016 is Lost & Found Day! This obscure holiday is a great reminder to search for any personal belongings we have lost over the year.

A good place to check for lost items is your local lost and found center. For example, the Library is the lost and found center for the law school.

Fans, Umbrellas, and Crayons! Oh my!

Posted by Library Blog on 12/02/2016 at 02:33 PM

As finals kick into gear, you may be spending more time inside the library. Did you know that you can check out more than books and study room keys?

UmbrellasFans – We all know the temperature this time of year can be unpredictable. If you find yourself getting a little toasty in a study room, check out a fan for a little cool down!