FIU Law Scholarly Impact Report December 2018

FIU Law Library is pleased to report the following scholarly impact achievements made by FIU Law in December 2018.

Our institutional repository, eCollections @ FIU Law Library had 3994 full-text downloads and 4 new submissions were posted, bringing the total works to1863Florida International University College of Law scholarship was read by 506 institutions across 125 countries. Here are the details:

The most popular papers were:

Thomas E. Baker
The Impropriety of Expert Witness Testimony on the Law (149 downloads)
http://ecollections.law.fiu.edu/faculty_publications/180

Jerry W. Markham and Lissa L. Broome
Banking and Insurance: Before and after the Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act (68 downloads)
https://ecollections.law.fiu.edu/faculty_publications/360/

J. Janewa OseiTutu
A Sui Generis Regime For Traditional Knowledge: The Cultural Divide in Intellectual Property Law (58 downloads)
https://ecollections.law.fiu.edu/faculty_publications/20/

The most popular publications were:

Faculty Publications (2401 downloads)
http://ecollections.law.fiu.edu/faculty_publications

FIU Law Review (1297 downloads)
http://ecollections.law.fiu.edu/lawreview

Cuban Law (87 downloads)
https://ecollections.law.fiu.edu/cuban_law

As part of the dual upload and scholarly impact process utilized by FIU Law Library’s Digital Initiatives Center, we are also increasing our scholarly impact in SSRN. Works in our FIU College of Law Legal Studies Research Paper Series achieved 299 downloads and 2299 papers added. Here are the most downloaded works for December 2018 in SSRN:

Louis N. Schulze
Using Science to Build Better Learners: One School’s Successful Efforts to Raise Its Bar Passage Rates in an Era of Decline – 42 downloads
Abstract ID 2960192

C. Mirow
Leon Duguit and the Social Function of Property in Argentina – 25 downloads
Abstract ID 3290889

Thomas E. Baker
Constitutional Theory in a Nutshell – 10 downloads
Abstract ID 450740