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Baseball and the Law – Pic of the Week

Posted by: Betty Lupinacci

I have to admit that, at the end of September, it was difficult for me to think about anything besides baseball.¬† The Nationals were first in their Division (no comments from Giants fans, please) and, at the last game of the season, I saw my first no-hitter. Being thus preoccupied I, figured I had to …

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A Moving Story – Pic of the Week

Posted by: Betty Lupinacci

Hey! ¬†Does the Law Library Reading Room think that they get to have all the fun? Stand back Public Services Division! We’ll see your 40,000 volume move to temporary space pending the construction of the new and improved Law Library Reading Room, and up the ante to a 2.4 million (give or take 100,000) volume …

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Return of the Card Catalog

Posted by: Betty Lupinacci

Here it is, our beloved Law Library card catalog–in its day, a glorious collection of information on all legal material in the Library of Congress’ collection, sorted by Author, Title and Subject. So admired that a smaller version was housed behind the reference desk, holding duplicate cards for those titles shelved in the Reading Room. …