United States Law Week: Legal News

Need an idea for substantial writing? Want to be better prepared for job interviews? Not sure what area of law interests you most? United States Law Week has been keeping attorneys and scholars current on developments…



Comparing State Laws

Are you looking to compare state laws on a specific topic? The library has several resources that might help you find what you’re looking for. Richard A. Leiter, National Survey of State Laws (7th ed. 2015) provides…



SCOTUS Oral Arguments

In Professor Barclay's introduction of yesterday's Law Forum speaker, Professor Douglas Laycock, she mentioned his oral argument before the U.S. Supreme Court in Holt v. Hobbs. If you're interested, you can listen to…



New York Times Online

All BYU Law students have free access to the digital version of The New York Times through the library. You can download the Times app for your phone or tablet or read the news on your Web browser. Track the Times’…



Accessing TWEN

If your professor is using TWEN as their course management tool this semester, watch this screencast on YouTube to make sure you are able to find and use TWEN. If you have any questions, contact one of the law…



Welcome, Class of 2021!

The Law Library is happy to welcome the class of 2021 to the law school! We’re excited that you’re here with us and want you to know that we’re here to help you throughout your legal education. In addition to the study…



Prestatehood Legal Materials

HeinOnline announced today that the research guide Prestatehood Legal Materials would now be available electronically through our HeinOnline subscription. Prestatehood Legal Materials was published in 2005 and provides…



Westlaw/Lexis/Bloomberg Summer Access

Students often ask about their access to legal research tools over the summer. Lexis Advance and Bloomberg Law allow students unlimited access to their research systems over the summer. Westlaw is a little more…



Legal Technology Assessment

Last month the law library announced that law students now have access to the Legal Technology Assessment (LTA) and accompanying training modules from Procertas. The LTA and its training modules teach students to…



How to Access Tax Notes

For BYU students and faculty, Tax Notes is available, but only by setting up an individual account. To access Tax Notes, follow these instructions: Go to the Tax Notes website: www.taxnotes.com. Click “Sign In.” Type…



Job Posting – Law Library Faculty

The Howard W. Hunter Law Library at Brigham Young University is seeking applicants for one or more law library faculty positions (continuing faculty status track) to begin Fall Semester 2018. A successful applicant must…



Finals Help

We do our best to help our students out during finals time.  Here are some resources and services we hope will make this time a little less stressful. Sample Exams – The Law Library has a number of sample exams for BYU…