Possibly Out-Googling Google

by on November 10, 2008 2:59 pm
[Cross posted on LegalResearchPlus.] The Chronicle of Higher Education’s “The Wired Campus” reports today on an interesting effort to Out-Google Google. See Librarians Want to Out-Google Google With a Better Search Engine.

Social Security Numbers & Other Confidential Info Still Available in Federal Court Opinions

by on November 10, 2008 2:57 pm
[Cross posted on LegalResearchPlus] As mentioned in today’s Law Librarian Blog, it appears — per a helpful investigatory audit of Public.Resource.org, an organization headed up by Carl Malamud, who recently (October 20, 2008) presented to the Advanced Legal Research class at Stanford Law School — that Social Security Numbers (SSNs) and other confidential and sensitive… Read more Social Security Numbers & Other Confidential Info Still Available in Federal Court Opinions

FREE - Access to VersusLaw

by on November 1, 2008 9:38 pm
VersusLaw is a low cost legal research tool that has lots of primary materials. And, now Versuslaw provides free access to law students.  The best part: once you register, you get access even during the summer! To register for this free account, go the the Versuslaw.com site.  At the bottom of the page, there is… Read more FREE - Access to VersusLaw