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Resource Spotlight: Librarians

Instead of highlighting a database this month in our Resource Spotlight, we thought that the beginning of the new school year was a great time to re-introduce our talented group of librarians.  From library administration to cataloging to research support,

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Position Available:Access Services Evening & Weekend Supervisor

The Pritzker Legal Research Center at Northwestern Pritzker School of Law seeks to fill TWO open positions for Access Services Evening & Weekend Supervisors. This position performs a wide range of Access Services duties, including collection maintenance, faculty support, document

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Student Library Assistant Positions Available for August & Fall Semester

The Pritzker Legal Research Center is looking for reliable law students to work at the library circulation desk in the evenings and on weekends during August and the upcoming fall semester. Duties include the following: Check out and check in

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Student Library Assistant Positions Available for Summer

The Pritzker Legal Research Center is looking for reliable law students to work at the library circulation desk in the evenings and on Saturdays during the summer. Duties include the following: Check out and check in books, journals, reserve books

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Moving from book recall to ILL

As of March 1, Northwestern Libraries is dropping book recall, a service that caused confusion and disruption as competition was waged over a single copy of a book. In the place of recall, the Libraries are adopting a more practical

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Resource Spotlight: Subscript Law

Subscript Law is a free nonprofit legal news website that provides summaries of Supreme Court cases featuring easy to understand infographics.  Subscript Law contains summaries of cases from the courts October 2017 and 2018 terms, as well as explainers for

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New Resources Added in January 2019

The Pritzker Legal Research Center added 85 new items to our collection in January 2019. Check out what we’ve added on our New Books List.

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Student Library Assistant Position Available for Spring Semester

The Pritzker Legal Research Center is looking for reliable law students to work at the library circulation desk on weekends during the spring semester. Duties include the following: Check out and check in books, journals, reserve books and other library

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New Resources in December 2018

The Pritzker Legal Research Center added over 160 new items to our collection in December 2018. Check out what we’ve added on our New Books List.

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Food for Fines

Between Nov. 19 and Dec. 21, Northwestern University Libraries will be hosting our annual food drive.  Overdue library fines will be reduced by $5 for every food item donated. Nutritious, ready-to-eat food preferred. We cannot accept open packages, homemade items,

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