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LexisNexis Courtroom Cast is the home of AudioCaseFiles, offering downloadable MP3 files of edited judicial opinions, along with full text of the edited opinion, a brief fact summary, and the rule of law. Courtroom Cast Video offers the world's largest online library of courtroom video, with thousands of hours of trials, hearings, and oral arguments from around the nation.
To Get the Most Out of Your Day, Learn About Your Time Habits and then Make a Schedule
As a law student, time is very precious. There may be periods of time during that you can better utilize during the day, but first you have to discover how spend your time. Consider keeping a detailed log of what you do during the day for a couple of weeks. You might be surprised about how much you spend on some activities. After you complete your time logs, use the insights you gain looking over your time records to create a schedule that eliminates pockets of underutilized time that you discover.
September's display is all about employment law! Read about the 200-year history of employment law in the US. Think you might be interested in practicing in this area? Take a look at this introduction. If you would like to check out any of these books, please ask the circulation staff to place a hold on it for you, and you will receive it at the end of the month.
Be sure to visit the Library’s Online Repository at http://commons.law.famu.edu/.
The Repository holds a variety of publications and documents that could be useful for projects and research. Alumni, faculty, and student academic publications are available free to access to anyone on the web and cover a wide variety of topics. Through the online repository platform, FAMU College of Law’s Scholarly Commons scholarship has reached thousands of researchers around the world. To see the readership that the College's scholarship has, you can view the daily downloads of the Repository’s holdings through a map located at the bottom of the main page.
The Repository also hosts materials on FAMU College of Law’s founding, including information on the efforts of Virgil Hawkins to enter into the profession of law.