Monthly Archives: April 2010

22% of U.S. Internet Users Access Legislation Online: Pew Government Online Report

22% of U.S. Internet users recently surveyed said they had “[d]ownload[ed] or read the text of any legislation” online in the past 12 months, according to Government Online: The Internet Gives Citizens New Paths to Government Services and Information (27 … Continue reading

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Knight on KF Modified and the Classification of Canadian Common Law

F. Tim Knight of Osgoode Hall Law Library has published KF Modified and the Classification of Canadian Common Law, 34 Canadian Law Library Review no. 5 (2009). Here is the abstract: This article was inspired by a previous article written … Continue reading

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LEX 2010 Summer School: Managing Legal Resources in the Semantic Web

Registration is now open for the LEX 2010 Summer School: Managing Legal Resources in the Semantic Web (formerly the Legislative XML Summer School), to be held 6-11 September 2010, at the University of Bologna’s campus in Ravenna, Italy. The summer … Continue reading

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A Visualization of the Marbury v. Madison Citation Network, from Computational Legal Studies

Daniel Martin Katz, Michael Bommarito, and Jonathan Zelner, all of the University of Michigan Center for the Study of Complex Systems, and Professor James H. Fowler of the University of California San Diego Department of Political Science, have posted Six … Continue reading

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Kinnaird, Romero, & Abowd on Connect 2 Congress: Visual Analytics for Civic Oversight

Peter Kinnaird, Mario Romero, and Professor Gregory Abowd, all of the Georgia Institute of Technology College of Computing, have posted Connect 2 Congress: Visual Analytics for Civic Oversight, a paper presented at CHI 2010: The 28th ACM Conference on Human … Continue reading

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Danner on Law Librarians, Legal Scholarship, and Access to the Law

Senior Associate Dean Richard A. Danner of the Duke University School of Law is giving a presentation entitled Taming Multiplicity in the Post-Print Era: Law Librarians, Legal Scholarship, and Access to the Law, today, 29 April 2010, at the Berkman … Continue reading

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