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Sewanee Writing Center
Visit the the Sewanee Writing Center web site to learn how to get advice on your writing. It is advised that you make an appointment with one of the writing tutors who are stationed in the library several hours each day.
You have access to the online version of EndNote, EndNote Web, a bibliographic management tool. Use EndNote Web to help you site resources and build collections of citations for bibliographies or other purposes. Sign up for an EndNote Web account while you are on campus, then you can use it anywhere.
Films on Demand
If you would like to look for documentaries and other video material beyond what is in our Video Collection, you may wish to search Films on Demand, which offers streaming video of hundreds of reputable works.
Resources on the Web
ABA-LSAC Official Guide to approved law schools
This guide is designed to provide prospective law school applicants with basic information in a simple format that will facilitate comparisons among schools.
"...contains resources and links for both state and federal laws. This include s resources pertaining to constitutions, statutes, cases and more. Run a search for case summaries or select a jurisdiction to browse applicable laws."
Legal Information Institute
"The Legal Information Institute (LII) is a research and electronic publishing activity of the Cornell Law School. Popular collections include: the U.S. Code, Supreme Court opinions, and Law about..."
Office of the Solicitor General
Contains Supreme Court briefs from 1982-1997.
Contains concise case overviews, Justice biographies, and multimedia features like the Virtual Supreme Court Tour. Provides links to opinions in every case decided by the Supreme Court back to 1793, though not all contain abstracts or detailed information.
National Indian Law Library
NILL, maintained by the Native American Rights Fund, offers free, invaluable, up-to-date coverage of federal and customary Indian law.
Not formally affiliated with the Supreme Court, this blog nevertheless is an excellent source of news, updates, and commentary.
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