Thursday, October 13, 2016

Important Announcement: Library Resources Unavailable October 18

Fall Break Hours

The Law Library will be operating on an abbreviated schedule over the Fall Break, as follows:

Weekdays, close at 10 pm
Saturdays, close at 7 pm
Sundays, close at 6 pm

Reference assistance will be available by appointment.

Visit the Law Library website for more information. 

Tuesday, September 6, 2016

Carrel Renewal and Registration Underway

Looking for a spot to call your own in the Law Library?  Reserve a carrel!

4L/3Ls--TOMORROW, September 7
2Ls-- September 8
1Ls/M.A. in Law--September 9

  • Renew your carrel by submitting the renewal form (left on your carrel) and paying the fee.
  • Reserve a carrel by completing a reservation form at the Access Services desk and paying the fee.
  • One semester=$10.00
  • One year=$20.00
*Cash or check

Tuesday, August 16, 2016

Welcome New Law Students!

Welcome to Regent University School of Law!  

The Law Library will play an important role in your law school education.  The Law Library offers both individual and group study areas and provides a physical collection containing over 400,000 volumes and equivalents. In addition to U.S. legal materials, you'll find many international and foreign law titles, significant materials for research in human rights, public policy and legal history, as well as an excellent collection of law reviews and legal journals. Other research materials include topical treatises, loose-leaf services, and other secondary sources. You can search the collections of both the Law Library and the University Library using the Online Catalog.  

In addition to your Westlaw, Lexis Advance, and Bloomberg Law access, the Law Library makes an amazing array of databases and electronic resources available to the law student community, both on and off campus. Electronic resources are accessible via the Law Library website.

Information about hours, borrowing library materials, and services for law students is available on the "Law Student Central" page.  You can also Like Us on Facebook to receive info about changes to hours, new resources, upcoming training sessions and more.

Again, welcome!  We look forward to meeting you!

Tuesday, June 21, 2016

New Database: ProQuest Legislative Insight

The Law Library Collection now includes Legislative Insight, a federal legislative history service that makes available thoroughly researched compilations of digital full-text publications created by Congress during the process leading up to the enactment of U.S. Public Laws.ProQuest legislative histories are comprised of fully searchable PDFs of full-text publications generated in the course of congressional lawmaking. Each history includes the full text of the public law itself, all versions of related bills, law-specific Congressional Record excerpts, committee hearings, reports, and prints. Also included are presidential signing statements, CRS reports, and miscellaneous congressional publications that provide background material to aid in the understanding of issues related to the making of the law. 

The database is available via the Law Library's database page. Off-campus users will be prompted to enter Regent login information.

Monday, April 4, 2016