Macs gaining ground, in Stanford ALR at least

We had our first Advanced Legal Research class on Tuesday.  I was really surprised to see so many Apple computers in the audience.  In one row, of nine students, all but one had a laptop cover with a glowing Apple logo.  And then I read our alum Matt Asay’s post on his Open Source blog, “The Vista from here is terrible as Mac attracts more converts.”  So in Thursday’s class, our next session, I conducted an in-class survey and found that among our 45 students:

     25 have PCs

     20 have Macs

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About Paul Lomio

Paul is library director and lecturer at law at Stanford Law School. He has a J.D. from Gonzaga Law School, an LL.M. from the University of Washington, and a M.L.I.S. from the Catholic University of America. He is the author (with Henrik Spang-Hanssen) of Legal Research Methods in the U.S. and Europe. He also likes to ride his bicycle.

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