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Summer Clerks Research Guide

Strategies and research tips for working law students

Organizing Your Research

Gmail filter menu with From = and Subject = DocketKeep your email under control:

Use filters and folders to help you keep on top of email. Outlook and Gmail both provide tools to automatically mark emails as read, put them in folders, forward them, and flag them in different ways.

Collaborate remotely:

Instead of emailing drafts, share documents with remote collaborators and use comments, Hangouts, and IM to edit collaboratively. Google even supports a basic version of track changes in its "Revision history."