Research Repository Update: February 2023

During February 2023, the contents of the   WVU College of Law community in the Research Repository @ WVU had 13,487 new full-text downloads of the 5,746 total works archived in our collections. Readers came from 1,198 different institutions across 169 different countries. This brings the total full-text downloads of scholarship from the College of Law collections to 475,725.

Law faculty scholarship was downloaded a total of 3,459 times in February 2023. The most downloaded articles from the  faculty scholarship collection last month are:

An Analysis of Mandatory Hookup Law: Cases & Statutes by Jesse Richardson, 105 new downloads

Geographic Discrimination: Of Place, Space, Hillbillies, and Home by Will Rhee and Stephen C. Scott, 62 new downloads

Use of Artificial Intelligence to Determine Copyright Liability for Musical Works by S. Sean Tu, 60 new downloads

Land Use Conflicts Between Wind and Solar Renewable Energy and Agriculture by Peggy Kirk Hall, Whitney Morgan and Jesse Richardson, 49 new downloads

A Human Being Wrote This Law Review Article: GPT-3 and the Practice of Law by Amy Cyphert, 44 new downloads

“A Change is Gonna Come:” Developing a Liability Framework for Social Media Algorithmic Amplification by Amy Cyphert and Jena Martin, 43 new downloads

Articles from the West Virginia Law Review were downloaded 11,592 times in February 2023. 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, 1,005 new downloads

John Locke's Theory of Government and Fundamental Constitutional Rights: A Proposal for Understanding by Nicholas L. DiVita, 445 new downloads

Drafting a Contract Mining Agreement--The Owner's Perspective by Charles Q. Gage, 265 new downloads

Arrest Without a Warrent in West Virginia by Maryln E. Lugar, 205 new downloads

Shoot First, Ask Questions Later: Double-Tapping under the Laws of War by Stephen W. Simpson, 149 new downloads