Archive for November, 2011|Monthly archive page

Thanksgiving Hours, Schmid Law Library

In Check This Out on November 21, 2011 at 5:03 pm

The law library faculty and staff would like to wish everyone a safe and peaceful Thanksgiving. Remember that Schmid Law Library has slightly different hours for the holiday week. Those hours are:

Tuesday Nov. 22 7:30 am – 10:00 pm
Wednesday Nov. 23 7:30 am – 5:00 pm
Thursday Nov. 24 CLOSED
Friday Nov. 25 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Saturday Nov. 26 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Final hours will begin after you return from the holiday break. Those hours are as follows:

Friday Dec. 2 7:30 am – 12:30 am
Saturday Dec. 3 8:00 am – 10:00 pm
Sunday Dec. 4 9:00 am – 12:30 am
Friday Dec. 9 7:30 am – 12:30 am
Saturday Dec. 10 8:00 am – 10:00 pm
Sunday Dec. 11 9:00 am – 12:30 am
Thursday Dec. 15 7:30 am – 5:00 pm


New Books @Schmid Law Library

In Check This Out on November 14, 2011 at 8:02 pm

New Books @Schmid Law Library as of November 11, 2011.  The link will direct you to the catalog record for availability, details and more info.  New books check out for two (2) weeks.

Nixon’s Court: His Challenge to Judicial Liberalism and Its Political Consequences by Kevin J. McMahon, 2011

Witches, Wife Beaters, and Whores: Common Law and Common Folk in Early America by Elaine Forman Crane, 2011

Defending Congress and the Constitution by Louis Fisher, 2011

The Nonprofit’s Guide to Human Resources by NOLO Press, 2011

How to File for Chapter 7 Bankruptcy, 17th ed., by NOLO Press, 2011

Practical Guide to Environmental Management, 11th by Frank B. Friedman, 2011

The CIA’s “Vengeful Librarians”

In Check This Out on November 10, 2011 at 5:39 pm

Did you read the recent story about how the CIA uses social media?  If not, you can listen to NPR’s All Things Considered story or review this article from USA Today on the CIA’s “Vengeful Librarians.”

What do you think librarians do all day (or night)?

TEDxLincoln this Thursday 11/10

In Check This Out on November 8, 2011 at 7:19 pm

Did you know that TEDxLincoln is this Thursday, November 10th?  The event “Innovation on the Prairie – from Nebraska” is scheduled from 1-6 pm.  Tickets to the live event are sold out but you can still watch the at the Lincoln Community Foundation.  Check out the TEDxLincoln site for details on speakers, videos to be shown and more.