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Hiring: Law Library Reference Intern

The Pritzker Legal Research Center of Northwestern Pritzker School of Law invites service-oriented library science graduate students to apply for the part-time temporary position of Law Library Reference Intern for Summer 2022.  Responsibilities and Opportunities. The intern will provide research,

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NU Library Search Assistant available in Chrome

Northwestern University Libraries has created a Chrome extension that provides a shortcut to searching library collections via NUsearch, Google Scholar or other libraries via Worldcat. Enter your search in the shortcut search bar or you can highlight terms in the

Posted in Resource Spotlight

Book Release Discussion with Paul Gowder, Feb. 7

We invite you to join us for the latest in the Pritzker Legal Research Center’s Faculty Book Release Discussion series, featuring Professor Paul Gowder.  Paul will discuss his latest book, The Rule of Law in the United States: An Unfinished Project

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Hiring for Spring: Pritzker Fellows

The Pritzker Legal Research Center is looking for Pritzker Library Fellows for Spring Semester 2022.  Pritzker Library Fellows serve a 3-month appointment, at $850/month, working 10-15 hours per week on short-term faculty research projects and sourcing/citing for Law Library Journal. Preferred Qualifications: 2L

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Restricted Access – Fall 2021

December 2 – December 16 During reading periods and final examinations, access to the library is generally restricted so that Northwestern law students can study and take exams. During this time, the only students who are admitted are Northwestern law

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Thanksgiving Hours 2021

The library circulation desk will close early on Wednesday, November 24 at 5:00 pm and be closed on Thursday and Friday, November 25 and 26 for the Thanksgiving Holiday. We will resume normal hours on Saturday, November 27 at 10:00

Posted in Access, Holidays

Position available: Pritzker Library Fellows

The Pritzker Legal Research Center is looking for Pritzker Library Fellows for Fall Semester 2021.  Pritzker Library Fellows serve a 3-month appointment, at $850/month, working 10-15 hours per week on short-term faculty research projects and sourcing/citing for Law Library Journal. Preferred Qualifications: 3L

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Student Library Assistant Positions Available for Fall

The Pritzker Legal Research Center is looking for reliable law students to work at the library circulation desk this fall. Duties include the following: Check out and check in books, journals, reserve books and other library materials Answer basic informational,

Posted in Employment, Position Available

Resource Spotlight: JSTOR Text Analyzer

JSTOR Labs recently announced a new way to search called Text Analyzer (https://www.jstor.org/analyze/). You can upload a document such as a draft paper or another article that you found on JSTOR and the Text Analyzer generates a list of research

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Resource Spotlight: Jewish Life in America, c1654-1954

Thanks to Northwestern University Libraries we have access to a new database, Jewish Life in America, c1654-1954, Sources from the American Jewish Historical Society, New York. The database contains full-color, full-text searchable digitized primary source materials on the history of

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