Tag Archives: legal history

Some Recently Released Intellectual Property Resources

Michel-Adrien Sheppard, Reference Librarian at the Supreme Court of Canada, alerted us over on sLaw this week to a couple of newly released intellectual property resources. The first is WIPO Lex a "a one-stop search facility for national laws and treaties on intellectual property (IP) of WIPO, WTO and UN Members." Searches on the texts […]

J. Willard Hurst Digital Collection

The University of Wisconsin Law Library announced today the release of the J. Willard Hurst Collection. Hurst is, "... the man commonly identified as the father of modern American legal history." "The collection primarily spans the years 1932 through Hurst’s death in 1997. ... The collection includes Hurst’s personal outlines and notes; course texts; publications; […]

New eResource: HeinOnline World Trials Library

The World Trials Library is now available as part of the law library's electronic resource collection. This HeinOnline collection contains trial transcripts and other critical court documents and includes trial-related resources that analyze and debate the decisions of famous trials. For example, John Lawson's "American State Trials," "Howell's State Trials," "Law Reports of Trials of […]