The University of Baltimore Law Library Weblog
News and links of interest to the law school community
Wednesday, November 30, 2005
In fulfillment of the Law School's Strategic Plan goal of actively
participating in the University as a whole, we are pleased to offer
BNA-ALL to the entire University of Baltimore community.
BNA-ALL is an online resource of over 100 titles published by the Bureau
of National Affairs (BNA). This database includes some of the premier
legal publications in their fields (U.S. Law Week, Family Law Reporter,
Tax Management Portfolios, Criminal Law Reporter, Labor Relations
Reporter) as well as nonlegal ones (Human Resources Reporter, Homeland
Security Briefing, Health Plan Provider Report, Money & Politics
To access this database from on campus, point your web browser to:
You also can access BNA-ALL from off-campus through Research Port
BNA-ALL also has an email update service that alerts you to the latest
developments, cases, and reports of your favorite BNA publication. To
sign up for this service you must be on campus. Point your browser to:
BNA email updates come out on the same daily, weekly, or monthly basis
as their corresponding BNA publication.
For all you CSI geeks: Wired News: Spoiled Rotten at the Body Farm
Tuesday, November 29, 2005
Monday, November 28, 2005
beSpacific: New York Times Notable Books of the Year. For those of you not eating, breathing and sleeping THE LAW.
Friday, November 25, 2005
Wednesday, November 23, 2005
Slashdot | Xbox 360 Very Unstable. Caveat emptor, before you pay the $2500 being asked for on E-Bay.
Tuesday, November 22, 2005
Monday, November 21, 2005
From Legal Week: Susskind predicts that by 2015 legal services will be largely commoditised and for most commercial purposes clients will get the bulk of their legal advice online from expert systems, maintained and honed to near-perfect reliability by teams of lawyers.
Out of the Jungle: The Future of Teaching. Talks about teaching legal research.
Friday, November 18, 2005
Thursday, November 17, 2005
Eric Raymond on Why ?Commons? language gives me hives.
Did you know that the Law library subscribes to BNA-All, an online resource of over 100 BNA titles? BNA-ALL includes the Environment Reporter, Family Law Reporter, Labor Relations Reporter, Tax Management Portfolios, U.S. Law Week and the USPQ.
There is also an email update service, which provides email alerts to the latest developments, cases and reports in various areas of law, with a direct link to the full-text of the report from BNA.
You can access BNA-ALL, and sign up for the email alert service at this page. The email alert service is available to the entire University of Baltimore Community. Use your UB email address to sign up.
Wednesday, November 16, 2005
Tuesday, November 15, 2005
Monday, November 14, 2005
Friday, November 11, 2005
Out of the Jungle: Cornell LII Introduces Wex. Is this like wikipedia for law? Go find out.
Thursday, November 10, 2005
Wednesday, November 09, 2005
Tuesday, November 08, 2005
Monday, November 07, 2005
You can find a directory of law related podcasts here.
Friday, November 04, 2005
Thursday, November 03, 2005
Wednesday, November 02, 2005
Tuesday, November 01, 2005
For Prof. White: Securities Law in the Legal Research Guide
The University of Michigan Law Library set up a web page for information about, and writings by, Judge Alito