The Thomas M. Cooley Law Review publishes three issues a year as well as sponsors a lecture series, an annual symposium, and a distinguished brief award. The Law Review is committed to the highest standards of legal publication.
William Wagner, Laurel Romanella, Scott R. Harrison, Nicole Sciotto, Peter Tsoflias, Graham Boswell, Lisa Hackett, Nicholas Standiford, Zach Brown, Monica Patton, Taryn Lamme
The contributors discuss why it is important to leave a legacy of leadership at your law review, what makes a great leader, how to identify leaders during interviews, mentoring, collaborating with other school journals, and recreating law review organizational structures.
Lauren M. Smith, Paul Carrier, William Wagner, David L. Finnegan, Sarah Fuhrman, Colin Maguire, Steven W. Kranz, Cathryn Rudolph
The authors discuss how law journals can improve the quality of their publications by selecting articles with a focus, publishing to a global audience, creating a proactive solicitation plan, publishing a "legal conversation" as an alternative to the traditional article, and developing and implementing a social media strategy to promote readership.
Joseph Kimble, Edward M. O'Brien, Spencer J. Brooks, Joshua A. Rummel, Taryn Lamme
The authors discuss writing and editing articles in plain-English, including tips on what to do and what not to do; how to edit efficiently; and electronic editing.
Kristen E. Brierley, John E. Fries, Tim Hurd
The contributors discuss transitioning to a digital-only format and using emerging technology, such as eBooks, Inkling, and Habitat.
Rick Bales, Jaime J. Baker, Barbara H. Bean, Yolanda P. Jones, Erin Jensen, Matthew R. Amon
The contributors discuss ways to build lasting relationships with different types of authors, how law librarians can assist the cite-checking process and help draft publication agreements, the benefits of implementing a cite-checking boot camp, how law libraries can help with resource discovery and publication-process analysis, using TWEN to manage a law review, and the benefits of publishing a paperless law review.