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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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New Resources in October 2018

The Pritzker Legal Research Center added over 200 new items to our collection in October 2018. Check out what we’ve added on our New Books List.

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New Resources in September 2018

The Pritzker Legal Research Center added over 270 new items to our collection in September 2018. Check out what we’ve added on our New Books List.

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Resource Spotlight: Leadership Connect

This month’s featured resource is the Leadership Connect database. It was previously known as Leadership Library and many of you may be familiar with it by the nickname given to its print counterpart, the Yellow Books.  The directories in Leadership

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New Resources in July 2018

The Pritzker Legal Research Center added over 250 new items to our collection in July 2018. Check out what we’ve added on our New Books List.

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