Category Archives: Announcements

Welcome 1Ls & Transfers: New Library Resources

Welcome to Chicago-Kent!  Below you will find the information you need to access library materials including Westlaw, Lexis, West Academic Study Aids (WASA), Procertas, and CALI. Please set up your accounts now and let us know if you experience any problems.  

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Study Aids and Chicago Daily Law Bulletin in the Time of Covid-19

The Law Library is working with legal publishers as they temporarily remove paywalls and open access to various subscription services during the Covid-19 pandemic. We hope that these services can help you as you finish your semester in an online … Continue reading

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Electronic Access to Casebooks and the Bluebook

Updated: More Publishers Added! Given the Covid-19 emergency, publishers of law school casebooks and texts have agreed to make many casebooks available electronically to our students for free. The Law Library is working out the details of remote access with … Continue reading

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Remote Library Services During Shutdown

Chicago-Kent Law Library is closed to onsite access starting Tuesday, March 17. The library staff will be available to assist with research questions and questions about accessing library resources remotely. Faculty and students can email us at refreq@kentlaw.iit.edu with research … Continue reading

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Students Ask and Staff Respond: Chicago-Kent 2019 Staff Team Excellence Award Winners

Congratulations to the Chicago-Kent Technology Instruction Team on winning the 2019 IIT Staff Team Excellence Award for “Innovative Contribution to Support Excellence in Teaching and Research”! Debbie Ginsberg, Educational Technology Librarian Emily Barney, Technology Training & Marketing Librarian Dawn Young, Director … Continue reading

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Free Screening of RBG Documentary

On November 27, Chicago-Kent Society of Women in Law and the Chicago-Kent Law Library are hosting a free screening of RBG: the Ruth Bader Ginsburg Documentary. See schedule details and ticket links below.

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Introducing Mandy Lee

Mandy Lee is a new Research Librarian at Chicago-Kent Law Library. Learn a little more about her and her tips for students new to Chicago. Continue reading

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Galvin Library Website Outages

The main campus at Illinois Institute of Technology is currently experiencing power outages that may affect intermittently affect multiple websites, including the Galvin Library website. You can still access the library catalog and find library guides online if the website … Continue reading

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What Can the Library Do for You at the End of the School Year?

Just because the school year is winding down, it doesn’t mean that the Library has become merely a study hall. Don’t forget about Library resources that can put you ahead, settle your nerves, or prepare you for your summer job. … Continue reading

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Library Administrative Law video wins local award!

This YouTube video created by Clare Willis and Scott Vanderbilt just won the “Outstanding In-House Publication” award from the Chicago Association of Law Libraries!

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