NEW BOOK: Researching Texas Law, Fourth Edition

New Book, State Law Breanne Callahan

  • New fourth edition coincides with current editions of the Bluebook and Greenbook
  • Instructs readers on the “general rules” of legal research and the many distinctions present in Texas legal authorities
  • Presents a plethora of vital print and online resources
  • Perfect for those studying, practicing, or engaging in Texas law and legal research

About the Fourth Edition


This practical manual covers not only traditional areas of legal research (such as cases, court rules, statutes, and regulations),

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Author Spotlight: Carol A Fichtelman, Esq.

Author's Spotlight, Book Sale Breanne Callahan

This week we are featuring a guest post by Carol A. Fichtelman, author of the top-selling title Right to be Forgotten: A Legal Research Guide.

About the Author

Carol A. Fichtelman, Esq.

I always wanted to be a writer. As a kid, I wrote “my little stories” about this and that. Stories I later learned were called mainstream. I also wrote science fiction, a genre I really love, yet I never desired to have my “babies” published.

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A Higher Law: Readings on the Influence of Christian Thought in Anglo-American Law, Third Edition

New Book, Religion/Theology and the Law Breanne Callahan


  • Develop a deep understanding of the Christian influence on American law
  • Become familiar with the most important legal thinkers and philosophies that have shaped American law today
  • Updated readings and expanded chapters allow readers to apply various legal philosophies to important cultural trends and pressing issues of the day
  • Perfect for pre-law and law students, or any lawyer with an interest in legal philosophy and rights issues

About This Title

This third edition continues to further the quest to look beyond legal rules and institutions to the legal philosophies that shaped them.

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Inventory Reduction Sale!

Book Sale Breanne Callahan

Don’t miss your chance to stock your library with these
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Trilateral Perspectives on International Legal Issues:
Conflicts and Coherence

  • Explores the theme of conflict and coherence between systems of international and domestic laws in five issue areas
    • The domestic application of international law
    • A multilateral judgments convention
    • Peace and security
    • Trade,

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Trade Secrets: A Legal Research Guide, 2nd ed.

Legal Research Guides, New Book Skyler Hein

  • First and only research guide of its kind!
  • New edition includes additional, extensive, and well-rounded treatises,
    covering all applicable research resources
  • Must-have guide for all academic law firms and business libraries dealing with trade secrets
  • Ground-breaking model for a new generation of legal research books which guide the teaching and understanding of trade secrets law

About This Title

The topic of trade secrets is an area of law growing in importance to legal and business professionals.

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Author Spotlight: David Brian Holt and Dana Neacsu

Author's Spotlight, Book Sale Breanne Callahan

This week we are featuring a guest post by David Brian Holt and Dana Neacsu. Holt and Neacsu are the mastermind authors behind best-selling title Sexual Orientation, Gender Identities, and the Law: A Research Bibliography 2006-2016.

About the Project


Sexual Orientation, Gender Identities and the Law: A Research Bibliography (Hein, 2018) has a storied history and is itself a piece of LGBT legal history. It began as a pamphlet distributed at the AALL Annual Meeting back in the early 1980s. This was a time when many law librarians were forced to remain closeted at their libraries as they were at risk of being fired for their sexual orientation.

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Confidence in the Courtroom: Understanding the Federal Rules of Evidence

Book Sale Breanne Callahan

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  • A concise and practical guide to the Federal Rules of Evidence used in trials
  • Learn useful tools to gain confidence in the courtroom and communicate effectively with the judge
  • Discover how to utilize legal reasoning when preparing for a trial
  • Perfect for attorneys, professors, and students!

ABOUT THE BOOK

Confidence in the Courtroom is a practical guide to understanding the federal rules of evidence and how they are applied.

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Defense, Liberty, and the Constitution: Exploring the Critical National Security Issues of Our Time

Book Sale, Constitutional Law Breanne Callahan

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  • A clear, direct, and honest narrative
  • Review the law and Constitution in relation to natural security threats
  • Identify important legal issues that can emerge as a result of national security threats
  • Explore an objective analysis of U.S. law and policy
  • Discover solutions to national security threats

ABOUT THE BOOK

Defense Liberty,

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Celebrating Diversity: Winner of the 2019 Joseph L. Andrews Legal Literature Award

Joseph L. Andrews Bibliographic Award Tara Hutchinson

We’re excited to announce that Celebrating Diversity: A Legacy of Minority Leadership in the American Association of Law Libraries, Second Edition is the winner of the 2019 Joseph L. Andrews Legal Literature Award. The book identifies and profiles new and future leaders in AALL, demonstrating the growth of diverse law library professionals in the field.

About the Award


The Joseph L. Andrews Legal Literature Award honors noteworthy legal literature published in various forms, including books, pamphlets, periodicals, websites, and databases. ‘Legal literature’ includes works that: (1) are bibliographical in nature,

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Sharia (Islamic Law) in the Contemporary World: A Legal Research Guide

Legal Research Guides, New Book Breanne Callahan


  • First and only research guide of its kind
  • A comprehensive bibliography of essential academic literature on Sharia law
  • Unravels the complex theories, principles, and rules of Islamic jurisprudence
  • Perfect for students, professors, or anyone studying Sharia’s impact on a wide variety of national and international legal issues

About This Title

Sharia (Islamic Law) is one of the most established and controversial legal systems in the world. The literal meaning of Sharia is “the way to the watering hole” and is Islam’s prescribed way (or set of guidelines) for living morally and achieving salvation.

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