ASL Library

News and events at the Appalachian School of Law Library (Grundy, VA).

Tuesday, February 28, 2006

March newsletter available!

The "March Madness" ASL Library News should be in your mailboxes today. Look for news about what's going on in the Library, the ever-popular CALI authorization code, and a sad story about a legal e-mail job offer gone awry!

If you want an extra copy of this month's -- or any month's -- newsletter for family and friends, you can find a printable version at

Wednesday, February 22, 2006

Westlaw Cases and Statutes Certification

On Wednesday, February 22, all 1Ls will be eligible to receive "Cases and Statutes" certification training from Westlaw.

There are four classes, which will be held in the Library's Seminar Room at the following times:

8:30 am - 10:00 am
1:15 pm - 2:45 pm
2:45 pm - 4:15 pm
4:15 pm - 5:45 pm

Sign up quickly, because seats fill up fast! Click on this link to sign up.

Thursday, February 09, 2006

Olympics and LexisNexis

Those of you who are caught up on studying may be interested to know that LexisNexis has created a single web page that aggregates over 4000 US and international news sources reporting about the 2006 Turino Winter Olympics. It doesn't look like you need to have your LN ID to access any of the stories or historical coverage.

Check out the LexisNexis 2006 Olympics page.

Friday, February 03, 2006

Friday Fun: National Puzzle Day 2006

This past Sunday, January 29, was National Puzzle Day. We couldn't let that go by without celebrating it! But we put it off until today, when we thought you'd have a little more time to tackle this special puzzle:

Local Lawyers

If you enjoy doing this puzzle, be watching for more from the Library crew during National Library Week (April 2-8, 2006). We'll even have prizes for those who finish!

No prizes for today's puzzle, though.

The answer will be posted next week.

Good luck!