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Country Watch: Website to the World

If your studies have any international component, you can find a wealth of information in our Country Watch database.  It’s an excellent resource for statistics and data about different countries, but also is updated with current events and policy briefings on a daily basis.   421 more words

Database

Want to search an out-of-date version of the National Survey of State Laws? There's a very expensive online legal search service for that!

Westlaw carries the full text of the sixth edition of the National Survey of State Laws online. Therein lies the problem. In addition to not stating online that the sixth edition has been superceded by the much more recent seventh edition (which Westlaw is going to publish online), the compiliers of the State Laws Survey have released two updates and four (or is it five?) new chapters that are not online. 100 more words

Legal Research

Glasgow Style collection launched online

One of the world’s largest collections of work by Glasgow Style designer Talwin Morris has been launched online by the Visual Arts Data Service (VADS) for free use in education and research at: … 283 more words

Electronic Resources Management Librarians, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI

Position Summary:
The University of Wisconsin-Madison seeks 2 innovative, collaborative, creative and dynamic individuals to serve as Electronic Resources Management Librarians. Reporting to the Head of Electronic Resources, these positions will be part of a newly formed Electronic Resources Management Team, and will assist in the acquisition, management, and delivery of electronic resources for the University of Wisconsin-Madison Libraries. 214 more words

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10,000 documents: Is there a flaw in West Search?

10,000 documents is an awful lot. Truly a low precision, high recall search. But sometimes, one starts off searching very broadly because Westlaw and Lexis Advance provide a “search within results” option to narrow down initial search output. 161 more words

Legal Research

Finding Delian Inspiration at the John Rylands Library

Below you can read a guest blog by two artists, Manuella Blackburn (composer) and Tracey Zengeni (visual artist), who are using the Delia Derbyshire Archive as a source of inspiration for their own creative work.  494 more words

Archives

Electronic Resources Librarian, Missouri University of Science & Technology, Rolla, MO

The Curtis Laws Wilson Library of the Missouri University of Science and Technology (Missouri S&T) invites applications for our open Electronic Resources Librarian position.

Missouri S&T is one of the nation’s leading research universities. 284 more words

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