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Need Some Stress Relief?

In Check This Out on December 10, 2015 at 3:55 pm

Final exams for the Fall 2015 semester are half-over; we know you can finish strong! If you need a study break, we have several large coloring posters for you to contribute to OR coloring sheets and colored pencils. Take a creativity break – your brain will appreciate it!

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It’s That Time of Year (Finals First, Then the Holidays)!

In Check This Out on December 2, 2015 at 4:12 pm

It’s that time of year – final exams officially start on Monday, December 7th. Schmid Law Library is open extended hours the next two weekends for our law students preparing for final exams:

Friday, December 4 & 11
7:30AM – 12:30AM

Saturday, December 5 & 12
8:00AM – 10:00PM

Sunday, December 6 & 13
9:00AM – 12:30AM

A few reminders as we enter finals:

  • Please be considerate of your fellow students and keep your voices down and conversations to a minimum while in the library.
  • Please do not take or make cell phone calls in the the library.

We’re here to help! On-call Reference is available during finals, don’t hesitate to ask if you need something or have questions. Good Luck!

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Looking Ahead at the Calendar & Thanksgiving Holiday Hours

In Read This on November 19, 2015 at 8:36 pm

The librarians and staff at Schmid Law Library wish you a safe and wonderful Thanksgiving holiday!

Thanksgiving Holiday Hours:

Tuesday, November 24; 7:30AM-10PM
Wednesday, November 25; 7:30AM-5PM
Thursday, November 26; CLOSED
Friday, November 27; 9AM-5PM
Saturday, November 28; 9AM-5PM

Looking Ahead:

Laptop Checkout Availability – All Law Students:
Wednesday 12/1/15 is the last day to check out a laptop, they will be reserved for Exam Use only from 12/2/15 through 12/18/15.
Final Exam laptops may only be checked out by talking to Vicki Lill in the Registrar’s Office.

What would you do if your laptop died right now? Or got stolen? Where’s your backup of your data?
Final Exam season brings with it an unusually high number of laptop issues & hard drive failures, take steps to prevent Future You from the agony of losing data, by setting up a backup plan NOW! You can use an external hard drive or cloud software such as Dropbox – and if you don’t have a backup solution of any kind, talk to IT about setting up UNL Box. Net on your computer to keep your class notes, briefs, and review notes safe during this stressful season.

Mac Users – Final Exam Reminder:
Apple OS X Snow Leopard, Lion, and Mountain Lion users: don’t forget to upgrade to Mavericks or newer before final exams! Older versions of OS X are NOT supported by this year’s Exam4 software application!

Final Exams Preparation

In Check This Out on April 21, 2015 at 3:23 pm

Final Exams at Nebraska Law begin on Monday, April 27th. In preparation for the spring semester exams, here’s some last-minute reminders:

Schmid Law Library is open extended hours the next two weekends.

Friday, April 24 & May 1, 7:30AM – 12:30AM

Saturday, April 25 & May 2, 8:00AM – 10:00PM

Sunday, April 26 & May 3, 9:00AM – 12:30AM

Laptop checkout ends on Wednesday, April 22nd. If you need a laptop for a final exam, please contact Vicki Lill.

What music gets you through final exams? Share your study playlist via the library bulletin board.

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We’re Here For You

In Check This Out on December 5, 2014 at 3:52 pm

Schmid Law Library is open extended hours the next two weekends for our law students preparing for final exams.

Friday, December 5 & 12
7:30AM – 12:30AM

Saturday, December 6 & 13
8:00AM – 10:00PM

Sunday, December 7 & 14
9:00AM – 12:30AM

A few reminders as we enter finals:

  • Please be considerate of your fellow students and keep your voices down and conversations to a minimum while in the library.
  • Please do not take or make cell phone calls in the the library.

We’re here to help! On-call Reference will be available during finals, don’t hesitate to ask if you need something or have questions. Good Luck!

Happy Holidays from Schmid Law Library

In Check This Out on December 3, 2014 at 8:34 pm

Final Exams and the Holidays are quickly approaching! The librarians and staff at Schmid Law Library wish you “good luck” and a safe holiday season.

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Can you guess how many books were used to create our book-tree?

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We Have Study Aids for YOU!

In Check This Out on November 11, 2014 at 5:24 pm

It’s that time of year; the weather has changed, the holidays are around the corner and finals are approaching. We have just what you need – Study Aids!

Our law students can check out books in the Schmid Law Library study aid collection for one week. This collection includes; Nutshells, Examples & Explanations books, Hornbooks, and Concise Hornbooks on a number of subjects. See a librarian if you have questions or grab and go by checking out the study aid from the circulation desk. Good Luck!

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Roscoe Sez: What’s On Your Playlist?

In Check This Out on April 25, 2014 at 3:44 pm

The Schmid Law Library wishes you well as final exams start Monday.

Roscoe wants to know what’s on your study playlist! Leave song suggestions as inspiration strikes.

Roscoe Sez: Playlist?

 

Shhhh, Final Exam Reminders (and Tweet Treats)

In Check This Out on April 15, 2014 at 7:32 pm

Final exams are just around the corner! A few reminders:

  • Extended library hours start Friday, April 25th – see our website for details.
  • Please keep your voices down and conversations to a minimum, we want the library to be a quiet and productive place to study.
  • No cell phone calls in the library, use the phone booths on the first floor or leave the building.
  • Follow the study room rules and promptly return study rooms keys.
  • Tweet Treats will take place during finals! Follow us on Twitter to find out where the treats are starting April 28th.

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Good luck! The staff at Schmid Law Library wish you well

as final exams begin and the semester finishes.

Looking for Study-Aids? We’re the Place

In News & Notes on March 28, 2014 at 5:16 pm

Spring break is almost over (sad-face) which means final exams will happen in a few weeks. Schmid Law Library has study-aids to help you finish the semester strong! Check out the study-aid collection near the Reference Desk; we have Nutshells, hornbooks, Examples & Explanation titles and more. The good news: these books check out for a week!

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