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The Mystery Behind Mastery Mondays

February 12th, 2015 by

Want to increase your research skills but don’t have a lot of free time? The Oklahoma City University Law Library will be launching a new series of quick tutorials starting on Monday, February 16th! We call them Mastery Mondays, and … Read more

“Know Your Rights 101″ Public Forum

January 30th, 2015 by

The Oklahoma City University School of Law and Zeta Phi Beta Sorority hosted a public forum on Saturday,  January 24, 2015 on citizens’ rights during police interactions. The Oklahoman ran a story on the “Know Your Rights 101” forum, stating … Read more

MLK Day of Service & Local Events

January 16th, 2015 by

Martin Luther King Day is a federal holiday held on the third Monday of January. It celebrates the life and achievements of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., an influential American civil rights leader. He is most well known for his … Read more

Moving on Up to Midtown

December 11th, 2014 by


Next week, the Oklahoma City University School of Law will move into its new Midtown building at 800 N. Harvey. The Harvey building was originally Oklahoma High School, the first high school in the territory of Oklahoma, built in 1910. … Read more

Adventures of a Traveling Law Librarian: Chicago!

December 2nd, 2014 by

I recently had the pleasure of spending part of the Thanksgiving break in the Windy City.  Denielle Chaney, Oklahoma City University School of Law Class of 2010, was there with her husband to celebrate their anniversary.  We got together for … Read more

Wacky Halloween Laws

October 28th, 2014 by

October 31st, typically associated with trick-or-treating, candy and costumes, is not considered fun for all in different locations across the United States. What may be a fun tradition for many has resulted in some abnormal laws. Take a … Read more