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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 April 2017

Posted by Library Blog
04/28/2017 at 08:03 AM
Good news: you have made it to exam time! Bad news: sometimes exam time can be stressful. The library’s collection contains resources in print and online that provide information on how to help manage exam stress. For example, The Zen of Law School Success discusses how to achieve and maintain balance in law school and includes selections on doing well on final exams, including specific strategies and tips for both essay and multiple choice exams. If you prefer a more straightforward (and less law school-related) resource, the library’s e-book collection includes Stress...
Posted by Library Blog
04/20/2017 at 03:37 PM
AILALink is a digital research database which specializes in immigration law information and guidance. Created and maintained by the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA), this database contains fully searchable resources essential for practicing immigration law including:  Kurzban's Immigration Law Sourcebook; More than 280 immigration forms; Immigration-related statutes, regulations, and case law; Agency correspondence and manuals, including the USCIS Adjudicator's Field Manual; AILA/government liaison minutes; and A wide selection of AILA publications beyond...
Posted by Library Blog
04/13/2017 at 03:07 PM
According to Natalie Prescott and Oleg Cross, authors of Nail Your Law Job Interview, “An interview is the most important part of the job-search process. It is also the most difficult part.” The best resource for information about the interview process is the Office of Career Development. To supplement the work of that department, the library has prepared a book display for your consideration. The featured collection of books displayed on the Reference shelves in the law library contain titles to consult when planning and preparing for legal job interviews. This display will help...
Posted by Library Blog
04/06/2017 at 01:51 PM
The week of April 9-15 is National Library Week! National Library Week is the one week a year that we stop and appreciate all things library-related. Here at the RWU Law Library we will be taking time out to express gratitude to our dedicated student library workers, our amazing full-time library staff, and our awesome patrons. Thank you all!   To celebrate National Library Week 2017, the RWU Law Library hopes you all take time to stop by and enjoy the following festivities: Monday, April 10th is Patron Appreciation Day! Stop by the Library and enjoy a nutritious snack provided by...