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852 RARE Bonus Edition: The 25th Anniversary of Cohen v. Cowles Media

June 24, 2016

June 24, 2016 marks the 25th anniversary of Cohen v. Cowles Media Co., 501 U.S. 663 (1991), in which the U.S. Supreme Court decided that freedom of the press does not exempt journalists from following generally applicable laws. Dan Cohen (HLS ’61), a Republican campaign associate in the 1982 Minnesota governor’s race, gave information about […]

Scanning Nuremberg: editing an exhibit and arguments over reprisals

June 20, 2016

Post by Matt Seccombe, June 2, 2016 Scanning Nuremberg shares the observations and insights of Matt Seccombe, Nuremberg Trials Project Metadata Manager/Document Analyst, as he analyzes documents for digitization as part of the HLS Library’s Nuremberg Trials Project website.  During May I worked through the nine document books of Field Marshal List and the entire defense set of […]

Our Soccer/Football Law Research Guide is Back!

June 17, 2016

After spending some time on the bench recently, the law library’s research guide The Beautiful Game: The Law of Soccer / Football is back on the pitch! The guide has been updated, streamlined, and declared match-fit, just in time for the Euro 2016 and Copa America 2016 tournaments that are taking place this month. Check it out at http://guides.library.harvard.edu/football-law.

852 Rare: Preserving Digital Media at HLS: First Steps

June 16, 2016

Whether you’re familiar with archives or not, unless you work in one all day you might think of them as mysterious locked rooms full of old (dare I say, “dusty”) books with intricate bindings, manuscripts crafted hundreds of years ago in no-longer-spoken tongues and script, and artifacts once owned by famous people. HLS Library’s Historical […]