Category: research tools

Metadata Permeates Our World, Like It Or Not: So Here Is A Recent Primer On It

by on February 1, 2017 12:49 pm
Please see: Understanding Metadata: What Is Metadata and What Is It For? (2017) Also downloadable here.

Google: Actually Not a Bad First Step for Most Research

by on December 3, 2016 1:55 pm
Please see: Should Lawyers Avoid Online Legal Resources Because They’re Free? by Kevin O’Keefe November 30, 2016

A Valuable, Recent Commentary on "Bluebook 'Common Law'" in Terms of Law Journal/Review Source-Pulling/Cite-Checking ("Source & Cite")

by on December 2, 2016 12:44 pm
Please see: Reference Librarians, Institutional Memory, & Bluebook Common Law by Beau Steenken, University of Kentucky College of Law Alvin E. Evans Library November 29, 2016 From this piece: …[A] factor in [law reference librarian] mission creep is the culture of fear that seems to permeate journals. Journal students are often unsatisfied with being told… Read more A Valuable, Recent Commentary on "Bluebook 'Common Law'" in Terms of Law Journal/Review Source-Pulling/Cite-Checking ("Source & Cite")