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March 30, 2015
Gain the knowledge you need to prepare for summer associate positions and beyond!   Join  Erin Wachowicz, librarian at the Yale School of Management, to learn the best...
March 24, 2015
Lillian Goldman Law Library Research Skills Series Find inner poise and confidence as you face the overwhelming and ever expanding Google universe of information. Law...
March 16, 2015
Dear Students: Did you know that you can find where your book is shelved: In the library catalog, MORRIS, you can now click the “Map It!” button next to an item to see a map...
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Rare Books Blog

Hic iacet lepus, rabbit drawn in the margins of a canon law text.
March 27, 2015
Part of the fun in dealing with older materials is coming across the occasional doodle or illustration added to the margins. This charming little creature comes from...
Page from a notebook belonging to Stephan Kuttner, listing variant readings in texts of the Council of Trent.
March 16, 2015
Among the Kuttner Institute materials recently deposited here are two pieces indicative of the work the Institute continues to support – creating editions of Medieval Canon...
Blackstone's Commentaries (1765)
March 5, 2015
This year is the 250th anniversary of the publication of Sir William Blackstone’s Commentaries on the Laws of England, the single most influential book in the history...
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Foreign & International Blog

November 10, 2014
A new exhibit showcasing a selection of representative works on international judicial lawmaking in the law library foreign and international law collection is now on display...
October 20, 2014
The library has been given trial access to Oxford Historical Treaties until Friday, November 14th. Oxford Historical Treaties is the newest addition to Oxford Public...
September 5, 2014
It was 3:00 PM on an early June afternoon. Smiley was 49 years old, married, and the father of a five-year old boy.  He was standing in the first-floor lobby of Yale...
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