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ALLEGHENY COUNTY LAW LIBRARY CLE SCHEDULE AUGUST 2013

THE LIBRARY IS AN APPROVED PROVIDER OF CLE COURSES BYSUPREME COURT CONTINUING LEGAL EDUCATION BOARD

August 27: Internet: Statutory Law Research (S)1 cr. 12:00-1:00 p.m.

August 28: Internet Administrative Law Research (S) 1 cr. 12:00-1:00 p.m.

August 28: Pennsylvania Legal Research (S) 3 cr. 1:15-4:15 p.m.

August 29: Researching Legal Ethics (E) 1 cr. 12:00-1:00 p.m.

August 30: Researching Secondary Sources (S) 1 cr. 12:00-1:00 p.m.

TO SIGN UP: PLEASE CONTACT: MARLENE VATTER, 412.396.6188; vatter@duq.edu
Walk-ins are always available to attend

(S) Substantive Law Credit; (E) Ethics Law Credit

COSTS: 3 credit class: $50 if a library cardholder; $60 if a non-library cardholder
1 credit class: $25 if a library cardholder; $35 if a non-library cardholder

ALL CLASSES TAKE PLACE IN THE ALLEGHENY COUNTY LAW LIBRARY

For further details: Call Dr. Joel Fishman, at 412.350.5353; email: fishman@duq.edu

Upcoming CLE Hosted by Duquesne

Register Today for Sciullo CLE Series

Duquesne University School of Law’s Dean John J. Sciullo CLE series begins again in September. Visit www.duq.edu/cle to view detailed course information and to register and pay online. Attend all four Saturday courses for only $300 (a savings of $60). Plus, Duquesne Law Alumni members receive an additional $25 discount on the series or any individual course.  Register online for the series or a single course today.

Sat., Sept. 28, 2013
An Exploration and Critique of Legal Motherhood: Law, Experience, and Science
3 Hours Substantive CLE
Presented by Professor Rona Kaufman Kitchen
9:00 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.
$90, or as part of the $300 Sciullo Series

Sat., Oct. 12, 2013
The Ethics Business
3 Hours Ethics CLE
Presented by Professor Mark Yochum
9:00 a.m. to 12:15 p.m., with coffee and donuts starting at 8:30 a.m.
$90, or as part of the $300 Sciullo Series

Sat., Nov. 9, 2013
Perspectives on Human Trafficking
3 Hours Substantive CLE
Presenters: Judy Hale Reed, international development specialist; Mary Burke, founder and director the Project to End Human Trafficking; Brad Orsini, FBI special supervisory agent
9:00 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.
$90 or as part of the $300 Sciullo Series

Sat., Nov. 16, 2013
Campaign Finance after Citizens United
3 Hour Substantive CLE
Presented by Jon Delano, Esq.
9:00 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.
Cost: $90 or as part of the $300 Sciullo Series

12th Katie Westbrook Race Ipsa Loquitur 5K & Dog Walk

Sept.21
Duquesne University Campus
Hosted by Student Bar Association
Registration: 8:00 a.m. Mellon Patio; Race: 9:00 a.m.
Runners & Walkers: $15; Morning of Race: $20
All proceeds donated to the SBA Centennial Endowed Fund
Registration: www.duq.edu/law/KW5K 

Important ACLL Subscription Databases

ACLL's Legal Research Tools page offers links to numerous online subscription research databases. Access to the many electonic research resources available at ACLL is part of membership. Many legal professionals will find HeinOnline and LegalTrac particularly useful.

HeinOnline

http://0-www.heinonline.org.library.law.duq.edu/HOL/Welcome

HeinOnline includes a number of search and browse features for over two hundred law reviews and the Federal Register, providing the exact page image of legal journals. Journal holdings typically begin from a journal's inception to its most current volume. Holdings information is included in SOLCAT for each title.

InfoTrac

http://0-infotrac.galegroup.com.library.law.duq.edu/itweb/pitt61724

LegalTrac offers indexing for over 800 major law reviews, legal newspapers, specialty law publications, bar association journals and thousands of law-related articles from general interest publications. Titles with full-text holdings may be identified by searching SOLCAT by title. Note: When you are finished searching, please logout as there are a limited number of simultaneous users permitted.

ACLL/DCLI New Acquisitions List Now Available

Looking for the most recent collection additions? The Center is pleased to offer a list of the newest titles at both DCLI and ACLL.

The following link provides a selection of recently cataloged materials for the Center for Legal Information and the Allegheny County Law Library. It includes new arrivals, in alphabetical order by subject heading. Additional details include title, call number, location, and a link to the item's SOLCAT record. If you wish to borrow circulating materials, please ask at the Circulation Desk for assistance.

New Acquisitions:

The July 2013 New Acquisitions Lists are now available at the following link:

http://www.duq.edu/academics/schools/law/law-library/new-acquisitions

ACLL Hours of Operation

ACLL hours of operation are listed according to the following schedule. Please visit the Library's hours page for more information regarding hours of operation.

2013 Regular Hours

Monday - Thursday

8:30 a.m-7:00 p.m.

Friday

8:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m.

Saturday

12:00 p.m.-5:00p.m.

Sunday

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