Archive for the ‘library news’ Category

  • 24 Hour Library Access Exam Period – Spring 2015

    The Reading Rooms (excluding the DDC and Reserve) will be open 24 hours on the following days: Friday May 1st through Friday May 15th (Beginning at 7:00am on May 1st and ending at 9:00pm May 15th)   Read more...
  • Legal Research Tune-Up 2015

    The Seattle University and Lane Powell law libraries are pleased to offer a legal research workshop to help students brush up on their legal research skills for their summer employment or other summer research endeavors. The workshop will cover state and federal legislative history, regulations, and practice materials using a problem-based approach. Students will have […] Read more...
  • National Library Week, April 12-18, 2015

    This week, Seattle University Law Library joins libraries in schools, campuses and communities nationwide in celebrating National Library Week. First sponsored in 1958, National Library Week is a national observance sponsored by the American Library Association (ALA) and libraries across the country to highlight the value of libraries and library personnel and to promote library […] Read more...
  • Using Primo to Request Books from Summit and Interlibrary Loan

    When you run a search from the default search screen on Primo, our new library catalog, you may notice that some of the books or resources that appear in your result list are not available via the law library’s collection. You can still order a copy of the item by clicking on the “Request a […] Read more...
  • Where’s Bob?

    Have you wondered where that bearded librarian went? He is happily retired and thriving in Tacoma, WA. Apparently, he is occasionally spotted walking up and down hills to get his daily exercise. We all wish him well and thank him for his time here. I’m sure he misses writing blog postings. Read more...
  • Primo – the New Library Search Tool

    Primo is the new library search tool that replaced our former catalog. With one search you will be able to find items (including articles and other electronic resources) available from the law and Lemieux libraries and our partner Summit libraries. Primo can even search beyond the holdings of Summit libraries. If you just want to […] Read more...
  • Requesting from Summit

    The requesting interface for Summit materials has been streamlined. In the past, you had to login to Summit separately in order to request a book or video.  With the arrival of Primo, you will now place your Summit requests directly from the library catalog. When you’ve identified the title you’re interested in, click on Request a […] Read more...
  • Big Changes to the Library Catalog – Primo is Coming!

    What is Primo? Primo is the new library search tool that will replace our current catalog. With one search you will be able to find items (including articles and other electronic resources) available from the Law and Lemieux libraries and our partner Summit libraries. Primo can even search beyond the holdings of Summit libraries. With […] Read more...
  • Primo is coming…

    Big changes are on the horizon for Seattle University. On December 12, the library catalog you have used to search for and borrow library materials will be replaced by a new, improved user interface, called Primo. Primo will search our library collections, databases, and the collections of all our Summit partners. Information on how to […] Read more...
  • Noise Level

    Throughout the academic year and as we get closer to finals, students seek quiet areas to study, free of ringing phones and personal conversations. Keep in mind that voices carry in study rooms (even when doors are closed) so please be considerate. The 4th floor is a designated quiet study zone. Read more...