Yearly Archives: 2014

Law Library Holiday Hours

The following holiday hours are in effect: December 22 and December 23: 9am to 5pm December 24 to December 28: CLOSED December 29 and December 30: 9am to 5pm December 31 to January 4: CLOSED The Law Library will be

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Law Library Extended Hours and Restricted Access

Beginning Thursday, December 4, the Pritzker Legal Research Center will be enforcing a restricted access policy during Reading and Exam Period, which lasts through December 18. The library will be closed to patrons other than NU Law students, NU faculty

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December 2014 New Library Resources

Check out our December list of newest library resources at:  https://www.law.northwestern.edu/library/secure/collections/newacquisitions/.

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Finding the President’s Annual “Turkey Pardon” Remarks

Today marks the 25th anniversary of the “turkey pardon,” an event in which the President ceremoniously spares a turkey from consumption.  Although the tradition has been attributed to Presidents ranging from Lincoln to Reagan, the first President to implement the

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New Law School Webprint Menu!

The NU Print printing menu has recently changed to better reflect the locations of our Law School printers. The actual printers remain in the same locations, but the menu options have been renamed and reordered. The new printing options are as

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Leadership Library

We are pleased to announce the addition of the Leadership Library, from Leadership Directories, to our resource offerings. Updated daily, this is a unique personnel contact database of the institutional leadership of the United States. Integrating 14 Yellow Book directories, The Leadership

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Veterans Day

Did you know that Veterans Day was originally known as Armistice Day? An Act (52 Stat. 351; 5 U. S. Code, Sec. 87a) approved May 13, 1938, made the 11th of November in each year a legal holiday—a day to

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Cookie Party: Halloween Edition

Get in the Halloween spirit with the PLRC Halloween cookie party When: October 31st, 2pm Where: PLRC computer lab Join us to see what our new computer lab has to offer, enjoy a few surprises, and of course, eat cookies.  

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National Conference of Commissioners on Uniform State Laws

Looking for uniform and model acts? The archive of publications from the National Conference of Commissioners on Uniform State Laws is available in HeinOnline.  This archive provides access to the full text of all Model Acts drafted, recommended or endorsed

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Tax Foundation publications in HeinOnline

Over 980 publications, representing the complete archive from the Tax Foundation, have been added to HeinOnline, and are now available to Northwestern users.  Many of these titles, covering taxation, fiscal policy, finance, and more, have been long out of print.

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