Category: Resources for Alumni/nae

Practitioner-Oriented Post that Contains Some Nice Takeaway Points about Using Varied Sources of Data to Illuminate Valuable Correlations

by on November 2, 2017 1:01 pm
Please see here for: POWERED BY LAW.COM Looking Beyond Numbers: Finding Meaningful Relationships Between Data Sources Recognizing some of the correlations that your data might hold can lead to further meaningful discoveries. By Eric Mosca, InOutsource | November 02, 2017 Some of the nice takeaway points are paraphrased — and emphasized — next:  …[I]dentifying meaningful correlations can spur new… Read more Practitioner-Oriented Post that Contains Some Nice Takeaway Points about Using Varied Sources of Data to Illuminate Valuable Correlations

From Google Scholar Blog: "Follow Related Research for Key Authors"

by on October 21, 2017 2:17 pm
From the post (Posted by: Anurag Acharya, Distinguished Engineer) — here: Scholar provides several ways to keep up with research in your area. You can set up keyword alerts, get recommendations related to your publications and follow your colleagues’ profiles. Today, we are adding another approach to stay up to date in areas of your… Read more From Google Scholar Blog: "Follow Related Research for Key Authors"

A Thoughtful Post Re: Using Wikipedia (and Google) as a Starting Point -- Only! -- for Legal Research: "Students Always Find the Wikipedia Shortcuts"

by on October 7, 2017 2:57 pm
Please see here. From the post, by Nicole Downing at UNC Chapel Hill (with emphasis added here): … Wikipedia. It continues to offer shortcuts to the various legal research processes … [and it has] … encroached on legislative history research. … …[S]tudents [should use] Google or Wikipedia…. In fact, [they should] include their Google searches… Read more A Thoughtful Post Re: Using Wikipedia (and Google) as a Starting Point -- Only! -- for Legal Research: "Students Always Find the Wikipedia Shortcuts"