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LLSDC Federal Administrative Law Research Guide

The Law Librarians’ Society of Washington, DC has produced a terrific new research guide on federal administrative law. The guide covers numerous primary and secondary resources and would be particularly helpful for students who will be working this summer at federal agencies and law firms that specialize in administrative law.


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Posted by Timothy J. Gallina (Tim) on Mon. April 20, 2015 10:39 AM
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New WestlawNext Features

Thomson Reuters recently announced some new features for WestlawNext. These new features include a new KeyCite flag, document delivery to Dropbox, adding documents to folders from the table of contents, and sending custom pages.

The new blue and white KeyCite flag signifies when a case has been appealed to a federal circuit court of appeals or to the U.S. Supreme Court. The new flag links to the history page, where the appellate docket for the case can be accessed.


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Posted by Jonathan V. Rountree on Fri. April 17, 2015 4:52 PM
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North Carolina Pattern Jury Instructions - Available Online in Two Formats

As previously posted, a digital version of the North Carolina Pattern Jury Instructions (NCPJI) is available in an HTML format on-campus at UNC and off-campus to students and faculty with an ONYEN and password. In addition, the NCPJI are publicly available online as a series of individual PDFs on the School of Government website. Links to both formats are available under the heading “State Materials” on the UNC law library’s legal databases page.


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Posted by Jonathan V. Rountree on Mon. March 9, 2015 2:08 PM
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Digital Copies of the North Carolina Reports Available from the State Library

The State Library of North Carolina has made available digital versions of volumes 1 - 345 of the North Carolina Reports, the publication of the state's Supreme Court cases.


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Posted by Leslie A. Street on Mon. February 23, 2015 10:31 AM
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North Carolina Pattern Jury Instructions - Now Available Campus Wide

The digital version of the North Carolina Pattern Jury Instructions (NCPJI) is now live campus-wide. UNC faculty and students can also access NCPJI from anywhere they have an internet connection, by using the library link and their Onyen & password.


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Posted by Donna L. Nixon on Wed. January 28, 2015 10:43 AM
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Law Study Aids Online

Law students, you are heavily using our print study aids. Bravo. But don't forget that this year we also have a large online collection through Westlaw Digital Study Aids (WDSA). They have many advantages over print.


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Posted by Donna L. Nixon on Wed. January 14, 2015 2:37 PM
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