Monday, March 2, 2015

Deadline Approaching: Cohen Student Essay Competition

[We have the following announcement.]

Reminder! March 16 is the deadline for submissions to the seventh annual Morris L. Cohen Student Essay Competition sponsored by the Legal History & Rare Books Special Interest Section of the American Association of Law Libraries. The competition is named in honor of Morris L. Cohen, late Professor Emeritus of Law at Yale Law School, and is designed to encourage scholarship, and to acquaint students with AALL and law librarianship. Essays may be on any topic related to legal history, rare law books, or legal archives.

The competition is open to students currently enrolled in accredited graduate programs in library science, law, history, and related fields. The entry form and instructions are available at the LH&RB website. Entries must be submitted by 11:59 p.m., March 16, 2015 (EST).