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HistoryMakers Digital Archive: The Nation’s Largest African American Video Oral History Collection

In recognition of Black History Month, this February we are spotlighting a unique digital repository of video oral histories that captures an admirable depth and variety of African American heritage. Billed as “The Nation’s Largest African American Video Oral History

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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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New Year, New Look for Westlaw

If you’ve used Westlaw this semester, you’ve likely noticed some major changes, or perhaps thought you’d accessed the wrong database!  Indeed, as of January 2019, all law students now have access to Westlaw Edge, the latest iteration of Thomson Reuters’

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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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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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Resource Spotlight: American Civil Liberties Union Papers, 1912-1990

Gale’s American Civil Liberties Union Papers, 1912-1990 is a digital library containing more than 2 million pages of records, including bills, briefs, correspondence, court documents, legal case files, memorandums, etc.. It covers numerous topics, including the first “Red Scare” following

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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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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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New Resources in June 1018

The Pritzker Legal Research Center added over 230 new items to our collection in June 2018.  Check out what we’ve added on our New Books List.

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