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Interesting New Subscription--Audiocasefiles

Our law library is a founding sponsor of AudioCaseFiles, a service that provides audio opinions of more than 1,000 cases (you listen while someone reads the opinions to you) and 4,000 hours of trial video to the legal community. Download MP3s and listen on the go. Read More

Librarian Joe Thomas to Receive Chapman Award

This summer, at the annual meeting of the American Association of Law Libraries, Joseph Thomas, Head of Technical Services, will receive the Renee Chapman Award. Presented by the Technical Services Special Interest Section, the Renee Chapman Award is one of the most prestigious awards given out by any unit within the American Association of Law Libraries Read More

Popular Movie Puzzle

Examine the sentences below to uncover the eight new Oscar-nominated movies added to Kresge Library’s popular movie collection. Check one out. (They’re free!)

With his head down and panting heavily, Michael Clayton trudged through his run in the Valley of Elah and thought to himself, “Phew, this is no country for old men!” Rounding a tree he almost stumbled over an American gangster sitting cross-legged and contemplating how he might make atonement for stealing other peoples’ money. Later, he spotted a kite runner who was inadvertently nipped by his glass-coated cutting line. “Ouch!” he muttered, “that hurt, and unfortunately there will be blood.” Read More

Edmonds presented at the 19th Cooperstown Symposium on Baseball and American Culture

Ed Edmonds, associate dean for library and information technology in the Kresge Law Library, presented “The Great Dodgers Pitching Tandem Strikes a Blow for Salaries – the 1966 Drysdale-Koufax Holdout and Its Impact on the Game” at the “19th Cooperstown Symposium on Baseball and American Culture,” cosponsored by the State Univ. of New York on Oneonta and the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum, Cooperstown, N.Y., on June 6, 2007. Read More

Edmonds presents at 14th Annual NINE Spring Training Conference

Ed Edmonds, associate dean for library and information technology in the Kresge Law Library, presented “The Impact of Curt Flood’s Minor League Baseball Experiences on His Lawsuit Against Bowie Kuhn” at the Nine: A Journal of Baseball History and Culture – 14th Annual Spring Training Conference, Tucson, AZ on March 16, 2007. Read More