Yearly Archives: 2014

New Computer Room

New Computer Lab Images

The Library has an updated computer/multipurpose group work space with a variety of study and collaboration options. Check it out!

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Just for Fun …

The PLRC supports serious scholarly and learning endeavors.  But we also have some titles in our collection that reflect the sometimes lighter side of the law.  Check out one of these, or others nearby in the library, under the grand staircase:

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October 2014 New Library Resources

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

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Announcing Student Technology Brown Bags!

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Save the Date: Friday September 26

The Pritzker Legal Resource Center has been through many physical transformations over the years. Join us to celebrate our latest one! When: Friday, September 26, from 3-5pm Where: Newly revamped entrance, Law Library Why: Cookies! Free stuff! Learn about our services

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Finding Foreign Constitutions

We have several resources available to our community for locating English language texts of foreign constitutions. HeinOnline’s World Constitutions Illustrated contains the current constitution for each of over 190 countries, the constitutional histories of several countries including the United Kingdom,

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Happy Constitution Day!

In honor of it being Constitution Day, here are some facts about the 1787 Philadelphia convention, the ratification of the Constitution, and the supreme law of our land itself (and its amendments), courtesy of the National Archives and Records Administration.

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Scottish Independence

On Monday, September 15, Prof. David Scheffer and the Center for International Human Rights will be giving a talk on the topic of Scottish Independence. For more information on this topic, check out the Guide to Law Online: Scotland or this comprehensive

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Remembering September 11, 2001: The 9/11 Commission Report

  Today marks the 13th anniversary of the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001.  Approximately 14 months after the attacks, then-President George W. Bush signed into law the Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2003, Pub. L. No. 107-306, 116

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IBFD Tax Research Platform Now Available!

We are pleased to announce that we now have a subscription to IBFD Tax Research Platform. Produced by the International Bureau of Fiscal Documentation, this resource provides authoritative English-language texts of the laws of over 120 countries worldwide, as well

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