gwilson

About gwilson

Reference (including Circulation/Access Services) Librarian, Robert Crown Law Library Stanford Law School - providing legal and other reference/research services and circulation/access services (since 2005); Lecturer in Law (2007-2010), teaching legal research and writing, advanced legal research, and foreign and international legal research.


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The Mobile Phone: A Near-Ubiquitous Tool for Information-Seeking and Communication in the U.S.

by on August 16, 2011 9:31 am
According to a Pew Research Center’s Internet & American Life Project national survey, “Americans and Their Cell Phones” (August 15, 2011), mobile telephones have become a near-ubiquitous tool for information seeking and communicating in the United States. The survey shows that 83% of American adults own some kind of cell phone and that these devices… Read more The Mobile Phone: A Near-Ubiquitous Tool for Information-Seeking and Communication in the U.S.

American Automobile Association (AAA) Digest of Motor Laws

by on August 2, 2011 12:25 pm
The American Automobile Association (AAA or “Triple A”) has released its latest edition of the venerable and valuable Digest of Motor Laws. The digest is “an online compendium of laws and rules related to driving and owning a motor vehicle in the United States and Canada.” It is possible browse each state’s traffic laws, driver’s… Read more American Automobile Association (AAA) Digest of Motor Laws

World eBook Fair

by on July 6, 2011 12:58 pm
The World eBook Fair runs July 4-August 4, 2011. The fair’s aim is to provide free public access for a month to some 6.5 million eBooks. Project Gutenberg and the Internet Archive are both contributing organizations. Each will be presenting a number of items in other media during 2011 — such as music, movies, artwork,… Read more World eBook Fair