Legal Research and Writing

2Civility

"The official blog of the Illinois Supreme Court Commission on professionalism. Designed to connect lawyers and inspire change, the blog focuses on advocating and advancing the highest standards of conduct among lawyers to better serve clients and society."

A Lawyer’s Guide to Writing

"Presents proven techniques for all forms of written communication, from email, letters and blogs to memoranda and brief. It sets forth three essential rules for powerful communication and shows how to apply those rules to develop a clean, confident and modern style of writing."

A Prayer for Relief

"Focuses on providing original content for readers in the areas of legal research, writing, and oral advocacy. As part of that mission, the blog also encourages readers to practice their writing by submitting posts on substantive areas of their choice. In addition to original content, A Prayer for Relief stays current on conversations in the blogosphere that may interest readers and provides links and short summaries (maybe a little commentary as well) to those stories."

Adams on Contract Drafting

Posts cover the blogger's thoughts on contract drafting and contract automation, critique other document assembly systems and otherwise explore language in legal contracts.

Advocate’s Studio

Posts focus on the intersection of emerging technologies, social media and marketing and their impact on the practice of law, research and writing.

Art of Advocacy

Posts about legal writing and litigation strategies, news about legal conferences and the occasional academic job announcement.

BLS Library Blog

"Provides news and views on matters of interest to the Brooklyn Law School community."

Briefly Writing

"Focuses on issues related to writing of appellate briefs and complex trial court briefs."

Charlotte Law Library News

"Information on library policies, new legal research developments, highlights from our catalog and technical services department, the legal comic strip Murphy’s Law School, and much much more."

Cocky Law Blawg

"The Cocky Law Blawg was established in 2006 by the Coleman Karesh Law Library at the University of South Carolina School of Law. The blawg is intended to keep all students, faculty, and staff aware of legal news, legal resources, library information, legal research and writing class information, and other research tips."

Constant Content

Posts related to how lawyers can market themselves through websites, blogs and social media.

Dewey B Strategic

"Risk, value, knowledge, strategy libraries and the legal profession." Topics include legal publishing, business mergers, law firm staffing and law practice management.

eDiscovery by Hubbard & Jenkins

Posts are about recent trends, cases involving electronic discovery and developing cost-effective solutions to electronic discovery and electronic records management issues for organizations, courts and law firms.

eDiscovery Daily

Posts offer tips on conducting electronic discovery, including data searches, management techniques and new technologies.

Gov Docs Guy

This blawg covers newsworthy and noteworthy government documents at all levels of government, from local to international. Blawger and law librarian Kevin McClure hopes the blawg will provide useful research and information. He also aims to raise the profile of some valuable sources of government information.

Hildebrandt Institute

"The source for legal industry news, market trends and Hildebrandt Institute events."

Internet For Lawyers

"The blog covers free and low-cost investigative and background research resources on the Internet that are available to anyone with a computer and an Internet connection. We also cover search engine search tips with a focus on Google and its features, functions and productivity tools."

Just Us, For All

Posts include tech tips, researching tips, reading recommendations and introductions to new technologies.

Justia Law, Technology and Legal Marketing Blog

Posts cover legal issues related to privacy and social media as well as pointing readers toward law practice technology and where to access to primary and secondary source legal materials.

KU Law Blog

"A collection of musings from University of Kansas School of Law students and administrators on the law school experience, the legal job market and other topics. Contributors include current students, law librarians, and staff members in the offices of admissions and career services."

l r c - o r b i t ... ... ... the usd research satellite

This blawg covers quirky legal news that might be of particular interest to law librarians and frequently reports on new articles from the Chronicle of Higher Education.

Lady (Legal) Writer

Posts include links to legal writing resources, offer editing tips and note court opinions in which the judges writing them had a little fun.

Law & Humanities Blog

"A blog about law, literature, and the humanities."

Law and Legal Research

The blog is a part of Onecle Inc., which purports to be a free online legal research provider supporting public access to cases and other resources.

Law Librarian Blog

Devoted to issues related to law libraries, including digital preservation and documentation. The blog covers general news and provides resources for practicing law librarians and those interested in legal research.