Accessing Print Materials in the BYU Law Library During This Pandemic

You may have noticed that the BYU Law Library looks a little bit different now. It's locked down to only BYU Law students and faculty. It's…


Accessing Oxford Scholarship Online

Some BYU Law students and faculty are struggling to access sources on Oxford Scholarship Online. While we are working on our IT end to fix…


New Research Guide for Faculty Research Assistants

Are you going to be a research assistant for a faculty member this summer? Or, are you a faculty member that just hired a new research…


Law Journal Rankings

With submission season upon us, both law faculty and law students can submit to law reviews and journals. With so many options, how do you…


Meet the RAs This Semester

This semester we have a team of 7 wonderful RAs who work on faculty research projects and assist students at the Reference Desk. Meet them…


Stata

Is data science a necessary part of research or a project you are doing? The library now has Stata, which is a software for statistics and…


The Miracle of Interlibrary Loan

Did you know that if you are a BYU Law student or faculty member and you can’t find what you need in the BYU Law library, then the…


Google Scholar Profiles

Google Scholar profiles are becoming more prevalent with law professors. They give professors an in-depth view of data describing how…


PLi Discover Plus

The Library is now offering access to a great new resource, PLi Discover Plus. This expansive eBook library includes practice-centered…


Secrets and Spies

New Database Acquisitions US Intelligence on the Middle East, 1945-2009 The U.S intelligence community has been monitoring major wars and…


BYU Law Paper Series now on SSRN

Take a look at the exciting things BYU law faculty members are working on by subscribing to the Brigham Young University J. Reuben Clark…


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…


Unique Database Available Soon…

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


Foreign and Int’l Law Research

While most legal research classes naturally focus on researching the law of the United States, there is a large body of foreign and…


New York Times Access

BYU Law students and faculty can wave goodbye to the 10 article monthly limit on the New York Times website.  The Law Library has recently…


Law Journal Rankings 2013

The Washington & Lee Law Library has recently updated its Law Journal Rankings to include data from 2013.  The rankings take into…


Joseph Smith Hearings Reenacted

Last week the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Museum hosted a reenactment of three habeas corpus hearings involving Joseph Smith in the 1840s.…


Acquisition Agreements MOOC

You may or may not have heard of a MOOC before, but that may not last long.  The National Law Journal reports (registration required) that…


Establishment Clause Incorporation

Professor Fred Gedicks' latest article, Incorporation of the Establishment Clause Against the States: A Logical, Textual, and Historical…


BYU Law Faculty Scholarship

A number of BYU Law faculty have posted new articles to SSRN in the last few months.  It's been a busy spring, so I haven't gotten around…


Law and Entrepreneurial Opportunities

Professor Gordon Smith has recently added his newest paper, Law and Entrepreneurial Opportunities, to SSRN.  This article was co-authored…


Baradaran on Int’l Law Compliance

Professor Shima Baradaran has recently posted her newest article, Does International Law Matter?, to SSRN.  The article, which is…


Law Journal Rankings

The Washington & Lee Law Library has recently updated its Law Journal Rankings to include data from 2012.  The rankings take into…


New KIC Scanner

As some of you may have noticed, the Law Library recently purchased and installed a new KIC Scanner near the 2nd floor reference desk.…