In honor of the start of the 2015 Major League Baseball season take a step back in baseball history by viewing the Library of Congress American Memory Project collection of digitized vintage baseball cards. The cards, from 1887-1914, feature notable players including: Ty Cobb, Walter Johnson, King Kelly, Connie Mack, Christy Mathewson, Tris Speaker, Honus Wagner, and Cy Young.
The Amercian Memory Project also contains many valuable legal documents in the A Century of Lawmaking for a New Nation collection from the Continental Congress, the Constitutional Convention, and United States Congress.
Mason Law Students: Lexis is offering “Think Like a Lawyer” Workshops.
- Skills: Practical research skills to impress your summer employer
- Resume Boost: Certification offered at the end of the workshop
- Points: Earn up to 1200
More info and registration here: www.lexisnexis.com/lawschool
Spring Break: Saturday, March 7 – Saturday, March 14
|Saturday||Noon – 8:00 PM|
|Sunday||Noon – 8:00 PM|
|Monday – Thursday||8:00 AM – 9:00 PM|
|Friday||8:00 AM – 6:00 PM|
The law library offers two types of audio study aids: Gilbert Law School Legends Audio Series & Sum & Substance Series.
We have more than 30 topics in this collection—which we’ve recently updated with the newest available editions. A complete list of titles is available here.
GMUSL students may borrow these CDs at the Circulation Desk for up to one week (with one renewal).
Geno Donney, our Lexis representative, is offering four training sessions in February. All sessions will be 30 minutes and held in Room 120.
1L Tips @ 4:00 pm
Shepard’s @ 12:00 pm
Professor Henry G. Manne died on January 17. Manne served as Dean of George Mason Law School from 1986 until 1997, and George Mason University Foundation Professor until 1999. The school’s Henry G. Manne Moot Court Competition for Law & Economics and the Henry G. Manne Program in Law and Economics Studies are named for him.
Professor Manne was designated one of the founders of the field of law and economics by the American Law and Economics Association. He launched the Law and Economics Center at Emory University and the University of Miami before bringing it to George Mason. Lauded as a cultural laureate of the Commonwealth of Virginia, he was the driving force behind the many innovations in legal education implemented at George Mason.
Please take a moment to browse the law library’s memorial exhibit in the atrium display case.
By popular demand, we have purchased nine titles in the Acing Series: Business Associations, Criminal Law, Civil Procedure, Constitutional Law, Contracts, Criminal Procedure, Professional Responsibility, Property, and Torts.
These books, and many other print study aids, are on Reserve at the Circulation Desk.
Prefer e-books? Our West Study Aids subscription includes fifteen Acing Series titles.
Our HeinOnline subscription now includes expanded coverage of ABA publications. GMUSL patrons have access to more than 100 periodicals including the most recent editions.
Students may find several titles of general interest:
- Student Lawyer
- Young Advocates
- Young Lawyer
More information about ABA publications available with this new subscription is available here.