Thursday, February 9, 2017

The Return of Breakfast Bytes! | Feb. 15 @ 9:30am


The Breakfast Bytes program, presented by the Elon Law Library, will return on Wednesday, February 15th from 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. in the Commons.


Join us for informal sit-down demonstrations of Microsoft Word formatting tips and tricks to get your LMC assignments and your legal documents in tip-top shape!

Struggling with single and double spacing and how many spaces to put in a court caption?  Are your legal memo outlines mysteriously reformatting themselves every time you look away from your computer?

We can help with that!

Stop by and grab a breakfast byte of knowledge and a breakfast treat to keep you going.

When:     Wednesday, February 15 from 9:30 a.m. -- 10:30 a.m.
Where:    Cemala Commons

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

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We apologize for the inconvenience.

Monday, October 31, 2016

Breakfast Bytes | Law Commons, Tuesday Nov. 1st, 10am - 11:30am

Takk (own work), [CC-BY-SA 3.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/)], via Wikimedia Commons



Join the Law Library in the Law Commons tomorrow at 10am for a quick Breakfast Bytes tech demo to help you hone your lawyerly skills!

This week we'll show you how to use OneNote Notebook and the Send to OneNote tool to enhance your notes and outlines!

Whether you're a 1L new to the study of law or a veteran 3L, these tips and tricks can make your life easier.



Disclaimer: Images in blog do not represent a promise as to the size, type, or quantity of breakfast treats available at Breakfast Bytes events. Treats in image may be larger than they appear in real life.  All standard disclaimers apply.  Treats are not a wholly owned subsidiary of Tasty Breakfast Treats, LLC.  In fact, we're not sure if Tasty Breakfast Treats, LLC is a real company. You should drop by the Commons and find out.

Monday, October 24, 2016

Breakfast Bytes | Law Commons, Tuesday Oct. 25th, 10am - 11:30am

Takk (own work), [CC-BY-SA 3.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/)], via Wikimedia Commons



Join the Law Library in the Law Commons tomorrow at 10am for a quick Breakfast Bytes tech demo to help you hone your lawyerly skills!

This week we'll show you how to customize the Quick Access Toolbar in Microsoft Word--so you can bring all the commands you use frequently to home where they're easy to access.

Whether you're a 1L new to the study of law or a veteran 3L, these tips and tricks can make your life easier.



Disclaimer: Images in blog do not represent a promise as to the size, type, or quantity of breakfast treats available at Breakfast Bytes events. Treats in image may be larger than they appear in real life.  All standard disclaimers apply.  Treats are not a wholly owned subsidiary of Tasty Breakfast Treats, LLC.  In fact, we're not sure if Tasty Breakfast Treats, LLC is a real company. You should drop by the Commons and find out.

Monday, October 17, 2016

Breakfast Bytes | Law Commons, Tuesday Oct. 18th, 10am - 11:30am


Takk (own work), [CC-BY-SA 3.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/)], via Wikimedia Commons


Join the Law Library in the Law Commons tomorrow at 10am for a quick Breakfast Bytes tech demo to help you hone your lawyerly skills!

Is your line and paragraph spacing getting away from you in Microsoft Word?  Do you spend hours squinting at your briefs because the space between paragraphs seems larger than one space, but you can't quite be sure?

The secret is: the spacing in your documents is probably wrong, but we can help you fix it!

Whether you're a 1L new to the study of law or a veteran 3L, these tips and tricks can make your life easier.



Disclaimer: Images in blog do not represent a promise as to the size, type, or quantity of breakfast treats available at Breakfast Bytes events. Treats in image may be larger than they appear in real life.  All standard disclaimers apply.  Treats are not a wholly owned subsidiary of Tasty Breakfast Treats, LLC.  In fact, we're not sure if Tasty Breakfast Treats, LLC is a real company. You should drop by the Commons and find out.

Monday, October 10, 2016

Breakfast Bytes | Law Commons, Tuesday Oct. 11th, 10am - 11:30am

Join the Law Library in the Law Commons tomorrow at 10am for a quick Breakfast Bytes tech demo to help you hone your lawyerly skills!

Takk (own work), [CC-BY-SA 3.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/)], via Wikimedia Commons

We'll show you the tricks of the legal writing trade--tomorrow we'll be demonstrating how to clean up your documents to protect your work product and client info!  It's important to know what data is hiding inside your Word documents before you send them!  How much personal information is in that letter?  Will everyone who has access to the document be able to see the changes you made?  Let us show you how to protect your information!

Whether you're a 1L new to the study of law or a veteran 3L, these tips and tricks can make your life easier.



Disclaimer: Images in blog do not represent a promise as to the size, type, or quantity of breakfast treats available at Breakfast Bytes events. Treats in image may be larger than they appear in real life.  All standard disclaimers apply.  Treats are not a wholly owned subsidiary of Tasty Breakfast Treats, LLC.  In fact, we're not sure if Tasty Breakfast Treats, LLC is a real company. You should drop by the Commons and find out.

Monday, October 3, 2016

Breakfast Bytes | Law Commons, Tuesday Oct. 4th, 10am - 11:30am

Join the Law Library in the Law Commons tomorrow at 10am for a quick Breakfast Bytes tech demo to help you hone your lawyerly skills!

Takk (own work), [CC-BY-SA 3.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/)], via Wikimedia Commons

We'll show you the tricks of the legal writing trade--tomorrow we'll be demonstrating how to use Track Changes!  Whether you're collaborating on a document or work product, or just want to keep track of the changes you've made to your own work, Track Changes can be a useful tool!

Whether you're a 1L new to the study of law or a veteran 3L, these tips and tricks can make your life easier.



Disclaimer: Images in blog do not represent a promise as to the size, type, or quantity of breakfast treats available at Breakfast Bytes events. Treats in image may be larger than they appear in real life.  All standard disclaimers apply.  Treats are not a wholly owned subsidiary of Tasty Breakfast Treats, LLC.  In fact, we're not sure if Tasty Breakfast Treats, LLC is a real company. You should drop by the Commons and find out.