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June 8, 2020
SUMMER ACCESS TO WESTLAW, LEXISNEXIS AND BLOOMBERG LAW WESTLAW Continuing Students Continuing students automatically get FULL access all year-round (180 hours per month). You...
Lillian Goldman Law Library Reading Room
March 13, 2020
4/3/2020 UPDATE We have published a guide for accessing online books while the physical library collection is unavailable. Although the law library is not...
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Foreign & International Blog

February 18, 2020
You are invited to view a new library exhibit on YLS alumnus Wang Chung-hui (LL.M 1903, D.C.L. 1905) and the history of US-China relations prepared by JSD candidate, Jingjian...
2019 FCIL-SIS Schaffer Grant Recipient Presentation July 18 2019
August 15, 2019
We were honored to host veteran open-access activist, Ms. Mariya Badeva-Bright, the 2019 American Law Libraries Association FCIL-SIS Schaffer Grant for Foreign Law Librarians...
May 23, 2019
“For the barrier of language is sometimes a blessed barrier, which only lets pass what is good. Or – to put the thing less cynically – we may be better in new clean words,...
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Rare Books Blog

Fitzherbert, New boke of iustices of peace (1554)
April 28, 2020
If distance or the coronavirus shutdown prevented you from viewing our Spring 2020 exhibition, “Precedents So Scrawl’d and Blurr’d: Readers’ Marks in Law Books,”...
Gastaldi's treatise on quarantines
April 3, 2020
To mark the 12th anniversary of the Yale Law Library Rare Books Blog, I direct your attention to a book of ours that is, unfortunately, rather timely. The book is Girolamo...
Trial by Media: The Queen Caroline Affair
March 25, 2020
“Trial by Media: The Queen Caroline Affair,” the joint exhibition of the Lewis Walpole Library and the Lillian Goldman Law Library’s Rare Book Collection, is now...
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