Federal Register now in XML

October 6, 2009 at 10:12 am | Posted in Legal Research 101 | Leave a comment
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According to the Washington Post, the Federal Register will now be available in XML from Data.gov.  It will now be easier  “to transport [Federal Register]data from a Web site and store it, reorganize it or customize it elsewhere.”

OpenRegs.com

June 23, 2009 at 9:50 am | Posted in Legal Research 101 | Leave a comment
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This is a great and user-friendly website that provides information on federal regulations.  You can check out the website here.

Free access to case law?

May 21, 2009 at 12:06 pm | Posted in Legal Research 101, Tech Side of Things | Leave a comment
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That’s right, find out what the top ten free sites are to research case law, each carrying their own strengths and weaknesses of course.  See if one fits your research needs.

ASPIRE

May 11, 2009 at 1:50 pm | Posted in Tech Side of Things | Leave a comment
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From the Law Librarian Blog: LexisNexis is offering recent law graduates who have accepted Associate positions at law firms, but 1) are experiencing a deferred fall 2009 start date, and 2) are taking on public interest work during their deferral period the following:

Free access to a LexisNexis menu consisting of federal and state case-law, codes, regulations and law reviews.

The Martindale-Hubbell Career Center which provides access to non-profit interest and pro-bono job opportunities.

Online training and materials to be better equipped for public interest work.

Non-profit companies can post job opportunities for free on the site.

Check out more about ASPIRE here.

TransLex

April 21, 2009 at 10:52 am | Posted in Legal Research 101 | Leave a comment
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From the Law Librarian Blog: ” TransLex is a free research and codification platform for transnational commercial law that was recently launched by The Center for Transnational Law (CENTRAL) at Cologne University.”

FLARE database

April 21, 2009 at 10:39 am | Posted in Legal Research 101 | Leave a comment
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From bespacific.com and LLRX.com: The FLARE index to treaties database   ” is a fully searchable database indexing and listing over 1,500 of the most significant multilateral treaties concluded from 1856 onwards. “

Tax website of interest

April 15, 2009 at 1:35 pm | Posted in Legal Research 101 | Leave a comment
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The Tax Daily for the Citizen Taxpayer at tax.com.

Thanks to the Law Librarian Blog.

ABA Economic Recovery Resources

April 13, 2009 at 9:37 am | Posted in General Interest | Leave a comment
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The American Bar Association has developed the Economic Recovery Resources page.  Information includes job search and networking, professional development and career transitioning.

More on the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act..

April 7, 2009 at 2:57 pm | Posted in General Interest, US Government | Leave a comment
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The Dewey Graduate Library blog of the University at Albany has a nice post summarizing the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act. It also highlights some great online resources to learn more about it. Check it out!

Recovery.gov

April 6, 2009 at 3:24 pm | Posted in General Interest, US Government | Leave a comment
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Head on over to recovery.gov (now also available through our online catalog) to find out more on the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act. You can even share your own “recovery” story.

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