Category Archives: Technology

Phones for the Fall – the new smartphones for 2017

Once a staple of early summer, new smartphone releases are now an annual fall tradition. This fall has already seen two major phone announcements with one more scheduled for early October. iOS- iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus, and iPhone X … Continue reading

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Chicago-Kent at CALI Conference 2017

Chicago-Kent librarians will be traveling to speak at the 2017 annual CALI conference this week in Phoenix, AZ. Catch up on their topics here, find links to watch the livestream, or and follow along online via twitter at the #CALIcon17 hashtag … Continue reading

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Online Word Guide for Formatting Appellate Briefs

Need some help formatting your appellate brief?  Emily Barney and Debbie Ginsberg are around during the day on Thursday and Friday. If you need help in the evenings or weekends, we’ve collected online materials – guides, videos, sample documents, and handouts – to … Continue reading

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Coming Up: ABA Techshow 2017 (Mar. 15-18)

Now, more than ever, it’s important to understand legal technology, which can make lawyers more efficient, connect them more closely with clients – or eliminate legal jobs. With new technologies introduced every day – not to mention an ethical requirement … 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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Crunch time-management for exams

Exams are right around the corner. Sometimes, you’re on top of everything. Sometimes, there’s just not enough time in the day. Here are some common time-management techniques and ideas that might help make this exam period a little less stressful. Continue reading

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Getting the Upper Hand: Microsoft Word

You’re working on an assignment that’s due very soon (maybe tomorrow?), and Word is driving you up a wall. Don’t worry – we have an online guide that can help. Here are some hints to help you get the upper hand. Continue reading

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Tech You Should Know: Using TWEN

Learn how to use Westlaw’s TWEN system at Chicago-Kent. Continue reading

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Tech You Should Know: Panopto Mobile

It’s hard to believe it’s almost time for the fall semester to start! Many faculty now make recordings and host them on our Panopto server. These recordings might be an entire class, student performances, or even a short video to watch for homework. You can view the videos online here. But did you know you can also watch them on your mobile devices? Continue reading

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