Research Repository Update: June 2022

During June 2022, the contents of the WVU College of Law community in the Research Repository @ WVU had 10,096 new full-text downloads of the 5,698 total works archived in our collections. Readers came from 836 different institutions across 132 different countries. This brings the total full-text downloads of scholarship from the College of Law collections to 366,466.

Law faculty scholarship was downloaded a total of 2.860 times in June 2022. The most downloaded articles from the faculty scholarship collection last month are:

Reckoning: A Dialogue about Racism, AntiRacists, and Business & Human Rights by Erika George, Jena Martin, and Tara Van Ho, 59 new downloads.

Geographic Discrimination: Of Place, Space, Hillbillies, and Home by William Rhee and Stephen Scott, 57 new downloads. 

The Carbon Storage Future of Public Lands by Tara Righetti, Jesse Richardson, Kris Koski, and Sam Taylor, 57 new downloads.

Land Use Conflicts Between Wind and Solar Renewable Energy and Agriculture Uses by Peggy Kirk Hall, Whitney Morgan, and Jesse Richardson, 55 new downloads.

Use of Artificial Intelligence to Determine Copyright Liability for Musical Works by S. Sean Tu, 49 new downloads

Articles from the West Virginia Law Review were downloaded 8,523 times in June 2022. The most downloaded articles from the West Virginia Law Review are:

People of the State of Illinois vs. John Gacy: The Functioning of the Insanity Defense at the Limits of the Criminal Law by Donald H. Herman, Helen L. Morrison, Yvonne Sor, Julie A. Norman & David M. Neff, 381 new downloads.

Drafting a Contract Mining Agreement--The Owner's Perspective by Charles Q. Gage, 278 new downloads.  

A Survey of the Law of Easements in West Virginia by John W. Fisher II, 159 new downloads. 

Different Shades of Bias: Skin Tone, Implicit Racial Bias, and Judgments of Ambiguous Evidence by Justin D. Levinson & Danielle Young, 105 new downloads. 

John Locke's Theory of Government and Fundamental Constitutional Rights: A Proposal for Understanding by Nicholas L. DiVita, 96 new downloads