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Jane M.G. Foster Professor of Law
Working Papers
"The Case for Reforming the Program's Spouse Benefits While 'Saving Social Security'," Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 12-67 (2012).
"Changing Social Security to Achieve Long-Term Solvency and Make Other Improvements - Background Factors, Issues, Options," Cornell Legal Studies Reseach Paper  No. 12-13 (2012).
"Rewiring Old Architecture: Why U.S. Courts Have Been So Slow and Uneven in Their Take-up of Digital Technology," Cornell Law Faculty Working Papers Paper 84 (2011).
"Abandoning Law Reports for Official Digital Case Law," Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 11-01 (2011).
"Finding and Citing the 'Unimportant' Decisions of the U.S. Courts of Appeals," Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 08-015 (April 25, 2008). Available at SSRN.  
"Reconfiguring Law Reports and the Concept of Precedent for a Digital ," Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 07-013 (August 2007). Available at SSRN.
"Neutral Citation, Court Web Sites, and Access to Case Law," Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 06-047 (December 2006). Available at SSRN.
Books
Basic Legal Citation (Cornell Legal Information Institute, rev. 2002).
Historic Decisions of the U.S. Supreme Court (Legal Information Institute,  2001).

Martin on Social Security Law  (2000). (Updated annually).

Social Security Law: Treatise and Library (Mead Data Central, LEXIS 1991) [Continued by Social Security Plus.]
Casebooks
Learning about Social Security—Compiled Readings and Multimedia Course (Legal Information Institute, 2001, 2002, 2004).
Copyright Law and Digital Works Course (Legal Information Institute, 1998-1999)
Cases and Materials on Property: An Introduction to the Concept and the Institution (with Charles Donahue, Jr. and Thomas E. Kauper) (St. Paul: West Publishing Co., 3d ed. 1993).
Cases and Materials on Property: An Introduction to the Concept and the Institution (with Charles Donahue, Jr. and Thomas E. Kauper) (St. Paul: West Publishing Co., 2d ed. 1983).
Teachers' Manual to Accompany Property: An Introduction to the Concept and the Institution (with Charles Donahue, Jr. and Thomas E. Kauper) (St. Paul: West Publishing Co., 2d ed. 1983).
Teachers' Manual to Accompany Property: An Introduction to the Concept and Institution (with Charles Donahue, Jr. and Thomas E. Kauper) (St. Paul: West Publishing Co., 1975).
Cases and Materials on Property: An Introduction to the Concept and the Institution (with Charles Donahue, Jr. and Thomas E. Kauper) (St. Paul: West Publishing Co., 1974).
The Ill-Housed: Cases and Materials on Tenants' Rights in Private and Public Housing (Mineola: Foundation Press, 1971) (reprinted from Cases and Materials on Social Welfare and the Individual).
Cases and Materials on Social Welfare and the Individual (with Robert J. Levy and Thomas P. Lewis) (Mineola: Foundation Press, 1971).
Contributions to Books
"Providing Catalysis, Innovation, and Integration in a Complex Legal Information Environment," in SHIP Project Review 45-58 (Japan: SHIP Project at Meiji Univ., Takato Natsui, ed. 2001).
"The Impact of Technology," in Common Law, Common Values, and Common Rights: Essays on Our Common Heritage by Distinguished British and American Authors (Chicago: West Group & American Bar Association, 2000).
"Die digitalen Zukunftsvisionen juristischer Ausbildung," in Der Jurist am Info-Highway: Über die Zukunft eines Berufsstandes 178-86 (Wien: Orac, Viktor Mayer-Schönberger, Lucas Schneider-Manns-Au, 1997)
"Martin on Social Security," in Social Security Plus (Clark, Boardman, Callaghan, Revised and reissued quarterly 1994- )(CD-ROM).
"Chapter 6 " (with Myra Malkin), in Social Security Practice Guide (New York: Matthew Bender, 1984).
Articles
"Online Access to Court Records - from Documents to Data, Particulars to Patterns," 53 Villanova Law Review 855-887 (2008).
"Marketing, Conducting, and Administering an Inter-School, Internet-Based Course" (Cornell Legal Information Institute Playbook, 2004)
"Information Technology and U.S. Legal Education: Opportunities, Challenges, and Threats," 52 Journal of Legal Education 506 (2002).
"From Seats of Learning to Globally Distributed Virtual Learning," The Journal of Information, Law and Technology (JILT) 2002 (2).
"Legal Information - A Strong Case for Free Content, An Illustration of How Difficult 'Free' May Be to Define, Realize, and Sustain," (2000)
"Impermanent Boundaries—Imminent Challenges to Professional Identities and Institutional Competence, Commentary,"  Journal of Information, Law and Technology (JILT) (June, 2000).
"The Mushrooming Virtual Law Library on the Net," 27 Cornell Law Forum 1-5 (2000).
"The Internet: ‘Full and Unfettered Access' to Law–Some Implications," 26 Northern Kentucky Law Review 181-209 (1999).
"The Legal Information Institute: A Key Law Location on the Global Internet" (with Thomas R. Bruce), 24 Cornell Law Forum 3-10 (1997).
"The Impact of the Internet on the Development of Law" (member of conference panel), 46 American University Law Review 443 (1996).
"Information Technology and Legal Ethics: Expanding the Teaching and Understanding of Legal Ethics Through the Creation of a New Generation of Electronic Reference Materials" (with Roger C. Cramton), 58 Law and Contemporary Problems 337 (1995).
"Dedication to Jane M.G. Foster," 81 Cornell Law Review 1-3 (1995).
"Digital Law: Some Speculations on the Future of Legal Information Technology," (1995).
"Prospecting the Internet," 81 ABA Journal 52-56 (Sept. 1995).
"The Legal Information Institute: What Is It and Why Is It?" (with Thomas R. Bruce), 20 Cornell Law Forum 2-6 (1994).
"Five Reasons for Lawyers and Law Firms to be on the Internet," (1994)
"From Littleton to Law on the Net," GNN Magazine, Jan. 1994; LII, 1994.
"How New Information Technologies Will Change the Way Law Professors Do and Distribute Scholarship," 83 Law Library Journal 633-41 (1991).
"The Future of Law Librarians in Changing Institutions, or the Hazards and Opportunities of New Information Technology," 83 Law Library Journal 419-28 (1991).
"Introduction: Looking Forward From the First 100 Years," 73 Cornell Law Review 1248-54 (1988).
"Looking Forward From the First Hundred Years," Cornell Law Forum 39-44 (Centennial Issue 1988).
"Report to the President of the University for the Year 1987-88," 15 Cornell Law Forum 2-11 (1988).
"Remarks on the Occasion on the Retirement of Gray Thoron," 73 Cornell Law Review 1-3 (1987).
"Report to the President of the University for the Year 1986-87," 14 Cornell Law Forum 2-14 (1987).
"Report to the President of the University for the Year 1985-86," 13 Cornell Law Forum 2-14 (1986).
"'Of Law and the River,' and of Nihilism and Academic Freedom," 35 Journal of Legal Education 1 (1985).
"Report to the President of the University for the Year 1984-85," 12 Cornell Law Forum 2-13 (1985).
"Kurt L. Hanslowe, (Cornell Law School Teacher)," 69 Cornell Law Review 925 (1984).
"Report to the President of the University for the Year 1983-84," 11 Cornell Law Forum 2-11 (1984).
"Report to the President of the University for the Year 1982-83," 10 Cornell Law Forum 2-13 (1983).
"Report to the President of the University for the Year 1981-82," 9 Cornell Law Forum 2-13 (1982).
"Report to the President of the University for the Year 1980-81," 8 Cornell Law Forum 2-12 (1981).
"The Art of Decoupling: Keeping Social Security's Promise Up-to-Date," 65 Cornell Law Review 748-800 (1980).
"A Year Away from Cornell Law School," 7 Cornell Law Forum 2-4 (1980).
"Public Assurance of an Adequate Minimum Income in Old Age: The Erratic Partnership between Social Insurance and Public Assistance," 64 Cornell Law Review 437-520 (1979).
"Is Social Security 'Welfare'?" 4 Cornell Law Forum 2-4 (1978).
"Sozialrecht in den Vereinigten Staaten - eine Einfuhrung in den Status eines neuen Arbeitsfeld," 24 Zeitschrift fur Sozialreform 561-79 (1978).
"Social Security Benefits for Spouses," 63 Cornell Law Review 789-840 (1978).
"Welfare Law: A Challenging Field for Lawyers," 64 A.B.A. Journal 1255-58 (1978).
"Welfare Law: The Problem of Terminology," 60 Cornell Law Review 792-99 (1975).
Book Reviews
Review of Peter B. Maggs and James A. Sprowl, Computer Applications in the Law, 28 Jurimetrics Journal 121-23 (1987).
Miscellaneous
"Preface," in Graylyn Conference Report 1990: Legal Research: Preserving an Essential Lawyering Skill (1991).
"Preface," in Uses of Computers by Law Schools: Needs and Requirements: Assessment, Evaluation and Recommendations (CALI, 1987).
"Administrative Computing at Cornell Law School, IBM Seminar for Deans of Law Schools," (1985).
"Report and Recommendations of the Task Force on Lawyer Competency: The Role of the Law Schools, prepared for the American Bar Association, Section of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar," (1979).
"Procedures Used in Forming and Carrying Out Federal-State Agreements Under the Supplemental Security Income Program," in Report to the Administrative Conference of the United States (1978).
"What's in a Name? - Plenty," The Nation, January 14, 1978 at 6-7.
"Symbolic Speech: The Draft Card Burners," The Nation, July 22, 1968 at 42-45.
"The Draft as Punishment: Trial by Hershey," The Nation, January 29, 1968 at 139-43.
LII Social Security Library (updated annually).
"Legal Information Institute Web Site" (with Thomas R. Bruce),