Category Archives: Chicago-Kent

Design in the Law: Jury Instructions Collaborative Workshop

Earlier this semester, Professor Nancy Marder and Professor Tomoko Ichikawa organized a collaborative faculty workshop for Chicago-Kent College of Law and IIT’s Institute of Design. The workshop considered the problem of jury instructions in the legal field and how design strategies … Continue reading

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What we did over break – Librarians during the intersession

Over the break, our librarians didn’t get much of a rest. We were active in several intersession courses – teaching research, explaining technology, and even documenting our classes for social media. Continue reading

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Library Services: Websites for Student Organizations & Journals

Chicago-Kent’s student organizations and journals are an excellent example of the diversity of both our legal programs and our student body. They also offer many events and opportunities for students to contribute to our community each year. You can find … Continue reading

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Welcome (back?) to Chicago!

As we inch closer and closer to the beginning of another school year, the Chicago-Kent Law Library would like to take this opportunity to welcome students (both new and returning) to Chicago, the Illinois Tech Graduate Campus, and the library! … Continue reading

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Required listening

As summer winds down and school looms on the horizon, I have two podcast recommendations to get you excited to get back to learning about the law. SCOTUS Podcast One is More Perfect, a podcast from WNYC’s Radio Lab.  This … Continue reading

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Chicago-Kent and the AALL 2016 Annual Meeting

The 109th Annual Meeting for the American Association of Law Libraries is being held here in Chicago July 16-19. This is the first time in 29 years that the meeting will be held in Chicago, which is also the home … Continue reading

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CALIcon 2016

CALI’S annual conference, CALIcon, is coming up this week, from Thursday, June 16, through Saturday, June 18. Our two tech librarians, Emily Barney and Deborah Ginsberg, will be speaking at this year’s conference. Continue reading

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Summer Construction in the Library

If you haven’t visited our library since exams ended, you may be surprised to see the major changes that have occurred over the last few weeks. As our campus prepares to welcome the IIT Institute of Design to this building, … Continue reading

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Library Services for Alumni

This past weekend, Chicago-Kent was proud to send yet another class of students into the world of legal practice, armed with the skills and tools that they will need to succeed.  The library would like to congratulate all newly-minted alumni on their … Continue reading

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April Authors at Chicago-Kent

One week in April brought us three book talks with authors discussing their latest works. The topics discussed at these events ranged from the looming crisis in personal savings and financial literacy to the role activists play in affecting constitutional law … Continue reading

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