As of May 2017, Washington and Lee Assistant Dean and Professor of Legal Research Caroline Osborne ranks in the top 10% of authors on SSRN by total new downloads in the last 12 months. Dean Osborne’s articles generated a total of 2,366 downloads including 302 in the last 12 months alone.
Dean Osborne’s most frequently downloaded works are:
The Legal Research Plan and the Research Log: An Examination of the Role of the Research Plan and Research Log in the Research Process
The State of Legal Research Education; A Survey of First Year Legal Research Programs or ‘Why Johnny and Jane Cannot Research’.