The University of Baltimore Law Library Weblog
News and links of interest to the law school community
Tuesday, January 31, 2006
Monday, January 30, 2006
Friday, January 27, 2006
Thursday, January 26, 2006
Online catalog will be down Friday evening
The Aleph production server needs to be shut down this evening (Friday, January 27) at 9:30 p.m. for hardware maintenance.
The following services will be affected:
The library catalog
Aleph staff functions
Login to Illiad (College Park and University of Baltimore)
The system is expected to be back up by midnight.
New sources were added to Virtual Chase's Legal Research Guide: Intellectual Property Law.
Wednesday, January 25, 2006
Tuesday, January 24, 2006
Monday, January 23, 2006
Thursday, January 19, 2006
An now for something not law related: Slashdot | MythBusters - The Lost Experiments. If you haven't seen the actual show, you should.
beSpacific: LC Country Profiles. Just in time for Prof. Maxeiner's Comparative Law class.
Wednesday, January 18, 2006
beSpacific: IE7 Has "Delete Browsing History" Feature. Funny, Firefox has had this for ages.
Tuesday, January 17, 2006
Those 'terrorist' librarians are at it again:beSpacific: ALA Announces Intention to File Patriot Act FOIA Request
Friday, January 13, 2006
I find this one hard to believe: Librarians 'suffer most stress'
Keeping Found Things Found is a multi-year project at the University of Washington Information School by Professors William Jones and Harry Bruce, with Susan Dumais of Microsoft Research. The team is studying the various ways people attempt to make interesting Web pages they've found easily accessible later. With $500,000 in National Science Foundation support, the KFTF team identified techniques like sending an email including the URL to ourselves or adding a link to a personal Web site, in addition to the more obvious methods like bookmarking a page, saving a local copy, or even printing it out and adding it to a huge pile of paper documents (likely never to be read again)....
Thursday, January 12, 2006
Wednesday, January 11, 2006
Monday, January 09, 2006
Just in time for tax season: beSpacific: Redesigned IRS Site Provides Enhanced Search, Navigation and Services
Friday, January 06, 2006
Thursday, January 05, 2006
Wednesday, January 04, 2006
The Law School Survey of Student Engagement 2005 results are out. We are a participant.