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The Legal Beagle’s favorite book and that of dog lovers everywhere is Every Dog’s Legal Guide: A Must Have Book for Your Owner by Mary Randolph (KF390.5 .D6 R36 2005). His favorite movie is about the crime fighting pooch, Underdog! His current hero is Uno, the beagle who won Best in Show at the...

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Legal Beagle's Archive for August 2015

Posted by Library Blog
08/28/2015 at 10:11 AM
We are all familiar with website FAQ pages. According to the Oxford English Dictionary’s website, “The term was originally associated with the Usenet discussion system, and has been attributed to Eugene N. Miya, a researcher at NASA, who is said to have coined it around 1983 in documents relating to the history of the space programme.” However, this has not yet been proven to the satisfaction of the researchers at the OED. The Law Library has two pages that fall in this category. The “How Do I…” page which can be found on the left side navigation on the library’s homepage. This page provides...
Posted by Library Blog
08/20/2015 at 02:09 PM
If you have been in the library in the last two weeks you may have noticed the collection of books being featured atop the Reference shelves. You may have been too busy with the start of classes to pay much attention to these books, but this is your chance to rectify that! The Success in Law School Collection was curated to help new and returning students transition from Summer to Fall. These books will help you discover resources in the library’s collection about all things related to law school success, from time management tips to study planning suggestions. While some of the resources...
Posted by Library Blog
08/13/2015 at 12:06 PM
The RWU Law Library extends a warm welcome to our incoming 1Ls and returning 2Ls and 3Ls. Our collection and services are here to complement and advance the scholarship, practice skills education, and intellectual life at RWU Law. We have a website, a blog, a Facebook page, a Twitter account, and a Pinterest page and hope our information connects with our students, faculty, and alumni. There are the many ways in which the RWU Law Library can help you have a successful academic year. The knowledgeable, friendly, service-oriented staff are available to assist you in using our various services...