Yearly Archives: 2015

Law Library Closed Thursday, October 22 from 10:45am-noon

Due to a special Law School event, the Pritzker Legal Research Center will be closed from 10:45am through 12pm on Thursday, October 22.

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Cookie Friday Today at 3pm

Stop by the Law Library to grab a treat!

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The Return of “Cookie Friday”

The Pritzker Legal Research Center is excited to announce the return of its “Cookie Friday” cookie parties. Our first of three this semester will be held on Friday, October 16 at 3pm. We will have cookies (and blondies) to share

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October 2015 New Library Resources

Check out our October lists of over 100 new library resources at:  https://www.law.northwestern.edu/library/secure/collections/newacquisitions/.

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Two New Proquest Congressional Resources

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We’ve picked a couple of new Proquest Congressional resources that will save you some valuable research time. Digital U.S. Bills and Resolutions, 1789 – Present:  A “one-stop shop” for all U.S. Congressional public and private bills and resolutions from 1789 to present.

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On This Date in History….

On this date in 1957, nine black students, known as the “Little Rock Nine”, integrated Central High School in Little Rock, Arkansas. On May 17, 1954, the Supreme Court handed down the consolidated decision of Brown v. Board of Education,

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Happy Constitution Day!

It is September 17, which means it is Constitution Day, celebrating the September 17, 1787 signing of the Constitution in Philadelphia by the delegates to the Constitutional Convention.  There are many Constitution Day events around the web. Here are just

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Have a Productive Week

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The fall term brings with it many things- new courses, a change in temperature, all things pumpkin spice, and a new product announcement from Apple.  Even if you’re not getting a shiny new device, you can still maximize the one you’ve got

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Welcome to Fall 2015

Welcome to our new students, and welcome back to those returning. It might not quite feel like fall outside yet, but the new term is here.  Thanks to the Atrium expansion project that wrapped up in the spring, the Library is home to

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Law Library Closed on Monday, September 7

The Pritzker Legal Research Center will be closed on Monday, September 7 in observance of the Labor Day holiday. It will reopen at 7:30am on Tuesday, September 8. Have a safe and happy holiday!

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