Open When Closed: You Can Still Access Law Library Resources
June 1, 2020
As the summer 2020 term begins, the physical location of the Lucille Stewart Beeson Law Library remains closed due to the coronavirus pandemic. Although the building is not open, it is important to remember that online law library resources are still available to Cumberland students and faculty.
Library Fines and Returning Law Library Materials
May 11, 2020
After the close of our physical campus in March, many students questioned what to do with the law library books and other materials that were left in their possession. They, also, questioned what to do about potential library fines. Gregory K. Laughlin, director of the Lucille Stewart Beeson Law Library, has developed a policy to address those issues.
HeinOnline: Free Trial Databases
May 4, 2020
HeinOnline is a collection of databases that includes image-based historical and government documents. Until June 30, 2020, the Lucille Stewart Beeson Law Library is providing trial access to 12 additional HeinOnline databases. Learn about them here.
Finding Test Questions & Exercises in the Online Study Aids Available from Beeson Law Library
April 23, 2020
Cumberland students have many more online study aids available to them, which include exam questions and/or practice exercises. The following is a list of available study aids (matched with relevant classes).
Using Study Aids Effectively: Three Things to Remember When Preparing for Finals
April 20, 2020
Beeson Law Library provides access to numerous online study aids on various topics. As preparation for final examinations begins, here are three things to remember when utilizing study aids.
Exploring West Academic Study Aids
April 13, 2020
The Beeson Law Library provides access to numerous online study aids. One collection of resources that deserves attention is the West Academic Study Aids collection. The following series are included in the collection:
Legal Research Resources: The Coronavirus Pandemic
April 6, 2020
As time goes on, more and more information is being gathered concerning the coronavirus pandemic. The following resources may be helpful to those who are engaging in legal research related to the global crisis.