SCOTUSblog

It’s that time again when hotly anticipated orders are being issued by the U.S.’ top court. This session the Court is addressing…


Statistical Abstracts of the U.S. Reboot

ProQuest’s Statistical Abstracts of the U.S. is getting a makeover! The cleaner, more intuitive interface will go live June 1st ProQuest…


Religion & the Law

The Law Library is excited to announce the newly acquired digital library, HeinOnline’s Religion & the Law. Included in the collection…


Unique Database Available Soon…

U.S. Intelligence on Europe, 1945-1995 This interesting digital collection contains over 4,000 formerly classified U.S. government…


ProQuest’s Executive Orders and Presidential Proclamations 1789-2014

The President of the United States uses Executive Orders to execute a wide variety of actions with regard to the internal operations and…


Oxford’s U.S. Constitutional Law

United States Constitutional Law service is a comprehensive reference resource to help researchers understand the legal and political…


Greenwire

The Law Library has recently acquired access to EnergyWire, ClimateWire, Environment & Energy Daily ( E&E Daily), GreenWire and…


New database: AILALink

Immigration is one of the most significant hot button issues in the U.S. today as interested parties engage in heated debate regarding…


Westlaw Password Change

Over the next few weeks, Westlaw is requiring all of its academic account users to change their Westlaw passwords. As of now, Westlaw does…


American Law Institute Library

The Restatement of Torts was a prominent part of one of the oral arguments when the Utah Supreme Court visited the Law School a few weeks…


HeinOnline Alumni Access

Earlier this year the BYU Law Library entered into an agreement to provide BYU Law Alums with access to HeinOnline's law journal database.…


Rex Lee and Oyez

Attendees of the Rex E. Lee Moot Court Competition Finals were encouraged  to listen to the Supreme Court oral arguments of great Supreme…


XChange

The Law School is lucky to have had the Utah Supreme Court with us this morning to hear arguments in two cases.  In the first case one of…


World Treaty Library

The Law Library is pleased to announce the latest addition to our electronic collection, HeinOnline's World Treaty Library.  This new…


New York Times Access

Earlier this year the Law Library entered into an agreement with the New York Times to provide its faculty, staff, and students with access…


Key Numbers in WestlawNext

When WestlawNext originally launched a number of years ago, I found it interesting that Topics and Key Numbers were less visible than they…


Happy Constitution Day!

September 17 is Constitution Day, a day we celebrate the signing of the Constitution on Sept. 17, 1787 in Philadelphia.  As a researcher,…


New Library Website

Today we're happy to announce the launch of our new website!  A lot of hard work has gone into the new design, especially by our webmaster…


Lexis Advance Revision

Lexis is currently working on an update to Lexis Advance that will bring some big changes to how the interface looks and add some nice…


New CALI Website

CALI ("The Center for Computer-Assisted Legal Instruction") has recently released a revamped version of its website (along with a whole new…


Hein Search Tip Update

When customers speak, Hein listens and acts--quickly.  I recently received an email from HeinOnline's Vice President of Production…


Hein Search Tip

I love HeinOnline.  It's a must-have for all academic legal research.  With that said, there are still a few minor things I've learned to…


Tax Research

Researching tax law can be tough.  We're lucky enough here to have a law librarian, Dennis Sears, who is a tax research expert.  To help…


Low-Cost Legal Research

As school was coming to an end I blogged about student access to Westlaw/Lexis/Bloomberg for the summer.  While the access to Lexis and…