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Apps for Lawyers
Thursday, Aug. 7, 10 - 11 a.m.
Location: Wisconsin State Law Library Rare Book room
IPad and Android apps are the focus of this one-hour workshop exploring new mobile tools for lawyers: featuring productivity apps, legal research apps, litigation apps, and including the tips and tricks for getting the most from your mobile device. Join Jenny Zook and Kris Turner of the UW Law School Library as they share their expertise on apps for lawyers!
FREE. 1 CLE credit applied for. Registration is limited to 25. Register Online | Print Registration Form
Index to Legal Periodicals
Tuesday, Aug. 26, 12 - 1 p.m. $35. Location: Webinar
Thursday, Sept. 18, 1 - 2 p.m. $35. Location: Webinar
Thursday, Oct. 9, 9 - 10 a.m. FREE. Registration is limited to 8. Location: Wisconsin State Law Library training room
Search full text law reviews and legal journals, plus yearbooks, conference publications, and government information in this new database. Get tips for effective searching and tour features to help you organize and download your research. This database can be used from anywhere with a Wisconsin State Law Library card.
1 CLE credit applied for. Register Online | Print Registration Form
Researching Wisconsin Legislative History: Sources & Strategies
Tuesday, Sept. 23, 9 - 11 a.m.
Location: Wisconsin State Law Library training room
I need the legislative history of a Wisconsin statute. Where do I start? What do I do? Get answers to these questions and more by attending, Researching Wisconsin Legislative History: Sources and Strategies. Participants will look at the primary resources used to research Wisconsin legislative history, navigate the online Wisconsin legislative drafting files, and learn some helpful tips and tricks along the way.
$69. 2 CLE credits applied for. Registration is limited to 8. Register Online | Print Registration Form
About Our Classes
Library staff offer both free and fee-based classes on legal research and using electronic resources in the legal research process. All classes meet in the library's computer training room which is equipped with eight computers for hands-on instruction. All WI State Law Library classes are held at the Wisconsin State Law Library, 120 MLK Jr. Blvd., 2nd floor, in downtown Madison. Map / Parking
If the class you want is already full, contact Tammy Keller to be added to the waiting list. She will call you in the event of a cancellation, or you'll receive first notice when the class is scheduled again.
The Wisconsin State Law Library strives to offer 12-15 classes per year. Continuing Legal Education (CLE) credits are secured for most classes. Below are some of the most popular offerings in recent years. Please tell us what additional classes we should offer! Contact Heidi Yelk, Director of Reference