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Coming Soon: DCLI User Survey and Chance to Win Prizes

Don't miss your chance to win an Amazon Kindle!

The Center for Legal Information will post a user survey link on the DCLI web site starting Monday, March 22. The link will also be available in upcoming issues of DuqLawWire. DCLI strives to provide the very best library services. Your responses will help us to improve the quality of our services. As a way to thank you for completing the survey, you will be eligible to win one of the below prizes, if you enter your email address at the end of the survey.

2010 Survey Prizes :

  • Kindle wireless reading device (Grand Prize!)
  • $25 gift card to Barnes and Noble (4)
  • $20 Giant Eagle/Get Go gift card (5)
  • $10 Starbucks gift cards (10)

All survey responses will remain anonymous. 

Upcoming Forensic Fridays seminar, "Accident Reconstruction in Personal Injury Cases and Products Liability"

On April 9, 2010, Forensic Pathologist Cyril H. Wecht will be joined by one or more experts in failure analysis and/or biomechanics, along with veteran accident investigators Gary and Sarah Tallent, in this discussion of personal injury and products liability cases in which verdicts depended upon the use of available physical and biological evidence to reconstruct events.

FORENSIC FRIDAYS is a CLE and Professional Education Seminar Series hosted by the Wecht Institute of Forensic Science and Law.

Members of the Duquesne community - students, faculty, and staff may register free of charge. Please visit the Forensic Fridays web page for more information.

DCLI 2010 Easter Break Hours

The following schedule reflects DCLI closings and hours of operation during the upcoming 2010 Easter Break.

April 1 - April 5, 2010 (EASTER HOURS)

Thursday, April 1 - Sunday, April 4
CLOSED
Monday, April 5
8:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.

Tuesday, April 6

RESUME REGULAR HOURS

 

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Latest Legal Links

LegalTalkNetwork

http://legaltalknetwork.com/

LegalTalkNetwork is the premier online legal media network. LTN provides access to numerous legal podcasts including Lawyer2Lawyer, Conversations with F. Lee Bailey, ESI Report, Un-Billable Hour, Law Technology Now, and Ringler Radio. The site further explains:

Legal Talk Network was launched in May 2005, with originally produced legal podcasts, hosted by leading attorneys and legal experts. Legal Talk Network podcasts highlight the important issues in the legal profession with high profile guests in a talk show format. They're produced by professionals and available on-demand on the Legal Talk Network website, in iTunes, by free subscription to RSS and from legal portals, blogs and social networking sites (too many to list)! Listeners worldwide get the latest legal topics and trends and legal professionals make connections with colleagues in a B2B environment, helping everyone meet the challenges of a changing legal world. And sponsors reach a targeted audience in the legal community.