April 2018 News

Cover to "Law's Picture Books: The Yale Law Library Collection"
April 24, 2018
I am extremely pleased and honored to announce that Law’s Picture Books: The Yale Law Library Collection (Clark, New Jersey: Talbot Publishing, 2017) has earned the...
April 23, 2018
Legal Research ClinicPractice, Review, and Learn before your summer internship, clerkship, or jobWednesday, May 16, 9:30 - 4 pm   The Law Library is excited to offer an...
April 23, 2018
Strategies for Summer Research An Abbreviated Form on this Guide can be found here.       1. Clarify the Scope of the Assignment (in writing). Ask good questions, even after...
Woodcut initial "F"
April 19, 2018
Those who monitor our Flickr site may have become aware of my latest obsession: woodcut and engraved initial letters. I am compiling examples from our Rare Book Collection in...
April 9, 2018
Dear Students, The Law Library has arranged for the Inner-City News to be delivered to YLS.  Inner-City News has been a New Haven community newspaper since 1990.  Dean...
Students viewing early American legal manuscripts
April 6, 2018
The Yale Law Library Rare Books Blog marks its tenth anniversary this week. The first post was on a presentation to Professor James Whitman’s “Western Legal Traditions” class...
April 2, 2018
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...