Pamela G. Smith

Pamela G. Smith

Assistant Law Librarian, Academic Technologies and Outreach, H. Laddie Montague Jr. Law Library

Pamela G. Smith is the Academic Technologies and Outreach, Assistant Law Librarian at Dickinson Law. In addition to her responsibilities in the Law Library, Smith teaches legal research in the first-year J.D. program and the Introduction to U.S. Legal Research course for LL.M. students. She also provides guest lectures in upper-level courses and teaches in the Practice Oriented Research Tips and Training (PORTT) Certificate program. Smith is an active member of the American Association of Law Libraries.

Prior to becoming a law librarian, Smith served as Assistant Counsel to the Pennsylvania Workers’ Compensation Appeal Board and Pennsylvania Prevailing Wage Appeals Board. Smith earned her J.D. from Penn State Dickinson Law and a master's in Library Science from Clarion University.


Select Publications by Smith

“Free Speech on the World Wide Web: A Comparison between French and United States Policy with a Focus on UEJF v. Yahoo! Inc.,” 21 Penn St. Int’l L. Rev. 319.

 

Pamela G. Smith

Email  pgs128@psu.edu 

Phone  717-240-5229

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Education

J.D., Penn State University, The Dickinson School of Law, cum laude

M.S.L.S., Clarion University

B.A., Middle Tennessee State University


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Research Interests
Legal Research and Writing

Legal Research Instruction

Legal Education

Legal History

Smith's Publications

Smith, P. G. (forthcoming May 2020). [Review of the book Legal Research Demystified:  A Step-by Step Approach by Eric Voight]. Law Library Journal.

Smith, P. G. (2002). Free Speech on the World Wide Web: A Comparison between French and United States Policy with a Focus on UEJF v. Yahoo Inc. Penn State International Law Review, 21, 319-340.