Category: Resources for Alumni/nae

Try Out (with 10 free searches) "The Global Law Search Engine"

by on June 3, 2017 1:23 pm
Please see here for this tool, a product of Global-Regulation Inc. in partnership with Amazon Web Services and ANSI [American National Standards Institute] and Google and Microsoft. At present: Search 1,610,446 laws from 90 countries, in English. Find, compare and analyse more than 825,000 laws translated into English from 26 languages. If our database was a… Read more Try Out (with 10 free searches) "The Global Law Search Engine"

Two Recently-Revised CRS [Congressional Research Service] Guides on Researching (1) Federal Legislation & Regulations and (2) Federal Legislative History

by on May 27, 2017 12:38 pm
  Please see: Researching Current Federal Legislation and Regulations: A Guide to Resources for Congressional Staff (Feb. 6, 2017, RL33895) This is an introduction to selected governmental and non-governmental sources useful in tracking and obtaining information on federal legislation and regulations intended for staff of the U.S. Congress. It includes governmental sources, such as Congress.gov,… Read more Two Recently-Revised CRS [Congressional Research Service] Guides on Researching (1) Federal Legislation & Regulations and (2) Federal Legislative History

LexisNexis Is Taking the Competition of Low(er)-Cost Online Legal Research Services (Such as Fastcase, CaseText and Casemaker (Among Others)) Seriously

by on May 6, 2017 12:50 pm
Please see LexisNexis’ “LEXTALK” posts: Low-Cost Legal Research = Low-Value Results. LexisNexis Equips You with Much, Much More & Low-Cost Legal Research: Go Cheap, Get Gaps. Go LexisNexis, Gain Confidence Please see also, for example, the following commentary: “Low-cost can cost you” campaign: Does LexisNexis now acknowledge that Fastcase and Casemaker (and even Google Scholar)… Read more LexisNexis Is Taking the Competition of Low(er)-Cost Online Legal Research Services (Such as Fastcase, CaseText and Casemaker (Among Others)) Seriously