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Welcome to the Lillian Goldman Law Library!
August 31, 2015
Welcome to Yale Law School (YLS). We’re glad you’re here! During your time at YLS you will become familiar with and will (hopefully) use the law library and its...
The Great Charter called in Latyn Magna Carta (London, 1542).
August 29, 2015
The Rare Book Collection’s Flickr site passed two milestones this summer, reaching over 3,000 images and over a million views. The site also sports a number of new...
Inscription on book given to Simeon E. Baldwin by Emily Gerry, 1864.
July 27, 2015
A digital version of the exhibit “Evidence of Women: Women as Printers, Donors, and Owners of Law Texts” is now available online through the library’s eYLS portal. This...
Evidence of Women exhibit
June 26, 2015
Yale Law Library exhibit: “Evidence of Women” ———————————————— New Yale Law...
Packing list by Nathan Sanford?
June 24, 2015
To help you pack for your summer travels, consider this list written in the front of a copy of Jacob’s Law Grammar, perhaps by Nathan Sanford himself. Some essentials:...
Murillo Velarde's Practica de testamentos (1755)
June 12, 2015
One of our latest acquisitions is a book I’ve sought for over twenty years, ever since my days at the University of Texas Law Library. It is Pedro Murillo Velarde...
June 12, 2015
The Magna Carta is recognized as one of the most important documents in the history of the law. To commemorate the 800th anniversary of the signing of the Magna Carta this...

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