Law Library News

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Library Newsletters
September 2021 Newsletter
  • New CLEs coming soon!

  • Legal Clinic Offered 9/28

  • Lunch and Learn Seminars

  • Sept & Oct Library Closures

  • Upcoming Meetings

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August 2021 Newsletter
  • Zoom Instructional Video

  • Labor Day Closures

  • Westlaw's PeopleMap

  • Current CLE List

  • Upcoming Meetings

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July 2021 Newsletter
  • Independence Day Closures

  • Zoom Hearings at the Library

  • Library Reopening

  • Current CLE List

  • Upcoming Meetings

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May 2021 Newsletter
  • Heartfelt Thanks to George L. Metcalfe

  • Clinic Volunteers Needed

  • Law Day 2020 Art Contest Winners

  • List of Current CLE CDs

  • Board and Friends Meetings

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April 2021 Newsletter
  • New CLE CDs Coming Soon

  • Patron Capacity Increase at Library

  • Sincere Thanks to Clerk Miller and Rachael Rudd

  • Board and Friends Meetings

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March 2021 Newsletter
  • Conference Room Availability

  • Use Back Door for Exiting After Hours

  • Board and Friends Meetings

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January 2021 Newsletter​
  • New Technology Update

  • Clinic Attorney Volunteers Needed

  • Law Day 2021

  • Board and Friends Meetings

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December 2020 Newsletter​
  • New CLE CDs on the way!

  • Clinic Attorney Volunteers Needed

  • Holiday Closures

  • Board and Friends Meetings

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November 2020 Newsletter​
  • Holiday Closures

  • Key Card Access

  • Update on Library COVID procedures

  • Legal Self-help Videos

  • Board and Friends Meetings 

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October 2020 Newsletter​
  • Small Claims Court Webinar - Oct. 29

  • New! Public Legal Education Videos

  • New Computer Measures

  • Reminder - Safety Protocols for Library Visitors

  • Board and Friends Meetings 

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September 2020 Newsletter​
  • Conference Room Reservations Available

  • New Equipment!

  • New CLE Programs on Order (part 2)

  • Board and Friends Meetings
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August 2020 Newsletter​
  • Remote Services Available

  • New CLE Programs on Order
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July 2020 Newsletter​
  • Contact us!

  • Key card access to both libraries

  • Curb-side service available

  • Library access restrictions 

  • South branch is open

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June 2020 Newsletter
  • Library open in Fort Pierce

  • Opening next week in South County

  • Collection rearranged in Fort Pierce

  • Key cards and photocopy accounts

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May 2020 Newsletter
  • Library reopening

  • Contact us with your questions

  • Thank you to our patrons!

  • Board of Trustees meetings

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April 2020 Newsletter
  • Library Closure - Reference is open

  • Access both Westlaw & Lexis from your office or home

  • Need A CLE?

  • Law Day Postponed

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March 2020 Newsletter
  • Library Closure

  • Reference by Phone: Westlaw’s People Map

  • Other Resources

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February 2020 Newsletter
  • Live CLE Programs in February

  • New database - . Westlaw’s People Map

  • Friends Membership

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December 2019 Newsletter
  • Live CLE Programs in December

  • Welcome Cathy Townsend, New Law Library Trustee

  • New Sign in the Fort Pierce Library

  • New collection arrangement

  • Holiday Hours

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November 2019 Newsletter

Live CLE Programs in November

Service Opportunity - Tie to Success

Live CLE Program in December

Holiday Hours

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October 2019 Newsletter

Holiday Hours

Live CLE Programs in October

Website Highlight: Constitution Annotated

Live CLE Program Coming in November

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September 2019 Newsletter

New Sunday Hours at the Law Library

Live CLE Programs in September

Practical Law

Live CLE Program Coming in October

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August 2019 Newsletter

Live CLE Programs in August

Secondary Resources on Westlaw and Lexis

Technology and Ethics CLE Recordings by Mail

Library Brochure Available in Spanish and Creole

Live CLE Program Coming in September

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July 2019 Newsletter

Live CLE Programs in July: Electronic Research

New CLE Recordings Arriving at the Law Library

FLW - Florida's Case Update Reporter

Two Live CLE Programs Coming in August

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June 2019 Newsletter

Volunteer Opportunity!  Translation to Spanish and Creole

Florida Rural Legal Services Monthly Pro Se Clinics

June CLE Program: Workers Compensation

Coming In July: Electronic Research

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May 2019 Newsletter

Law Day Celebration

May CLE Programs

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Live CLE Program January 24, January 25 

New Live CLE for South County Attorneys

New Print Title: Insurance Law

CLE Lending Library 

  • Law Day - May 2, 2019

  • New!  Matthew Bender Treatises in our LexisNexis Online Subscription

  • April CLE Programs

  • May CLE - Save the Date May 30 and May 31

February 2019 News

  • Live CLE Program February 21, February 22

  • Next CLE: March 28 & March 29

  • Two Locations - One Key Card

  • Save the Date: Law Day 

May 2019 News

  • Law Day Celebration

  • May CLE Programs

  • Live CLE Program March 28, March 29
    Thank You Pat Sacko and WSTU!

  • RJS Law Library Staff Received Safety Training

  • Save the Date: Law Day 

June 2019 News

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  • Celebrate National Library Week with Rupert J. Smith Law Library

  • CLE Programs: Live and Recorded

  • Invitation to our Law Day 2018 Event

  • Come Visit our New South County Branch in Port St. Lucie

  • New Library Website

  • CLE: Live on July 27

  • CLE: Borrow Florida Bar Audio Recordings

  • Florida Statutes 2018

  • Westlaw Research at the Law Library 

October 2018 News

  • Live CLE Program THIS FRIDAY!  November 2 

  • Lexis Advance® Research at the Law Library

  • Research Tip: Archived Florida Statutes

  • CLE Lending Library 

  • Conference Room in South County Branch

  • CLE Programs: Live

  • CLE PROGRAMS: Florida Bar audio programs

  • Please look forward to the newest issue of FRIENDLY PASSAGES

  • Live CLE Program on August 24

  • Legal Clinics to Assist Self-Representation

  • Something New at the Law Library

  • CLE Collection: New FL Bar Programs That You Can Borrow

  • Live CLE Program THURSDAY!  November 29 

  • Holiday Hours

  • New Programs Added to Our CLE Lending Library 

  • CLE: Live on June 29 and July 27

  • CLE: Borrow Florida Bar Audio Recordings

  • After Hours Conference Room in South County Branch

  • Reference Service by Telephone

  • Live CLE Program on September 28

  • COSA Showcase of Services

  • Drive to Work Project

  • CLE Collection: Florida Bar Programs Expiring Soon

December 2018 News

  • Live CLE Program on Ethics Friday December 14 

  • Holiday Hours

  • Need space for a Mediation? Deposition? Arbitration? 

  • CLE Lending Library