Tag Archives: Academic law libraries

CALICon 2010 Unconference, 23 June 2010

An unconference / preconference / hackathon for law librarians, legal information providers, and legal IT personnel, on the topic of digital legal information in the law school context, will be held 23 June 2010 at The Rutgers-Camden School of Law, … Continue reading

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Palfrey on Cornerstones of Law Libraries for an Era of Digital-Plus

Vice Dean John Palfrey of the Harvard Law School has published Cornerstones of Law Libraries for an Era of Digital-Plus, 102 Law Library Journal No. 2, pages 171-190 (2010). Here is the abstract: Law librarians would be well served by … Continue reading

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Felker: Demonstration Project of Interoperability between UC Digital Law Libraries and Legal Clinical Training Opportunities based in California County Law Libraries

Christopher D. Felker, Esq., of the University of California, Berkeley School of Law, Boalt Hall, has posted Demonstration Project of Interoperability between UC Digital Law Libraries and Legal Clinical Training Opportunities based in California County Law Libraries (Dec. 2009). Here … Continue reading

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AALS 2010

AALS 2010: The 2010 Annual Meeting of the Association of American Law Schools, is being held 6-10 January 2010 in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA. The conference theme is “Transformative Law.” Many of the programs concern legal technology or legal communication. … Continue reading

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Danner on the Role of the Academic Librarian

Dean Richard A. Danner of the Duke University School of Law has posted Supporting Scholarship: Thoughts on the Role of the Academic Librarian, forthcoming in 39 Journal of Law & Education (Apr. 2010). Here is the abstract: “Discussing the role … Continue reading

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ARL Academic Law Library Statistics

The Association of Research Libraries (ARL) makes its statistical reports respecting member law libraries available free of charge on the Internet. The reports are available in several formats covering different time periods: PDF files cover 1998-1999 through two years before … Continue reading

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The Bespoke Academic Law Library

Because law libraries play an important role in legal informatics in many countries, this blog will occasionally comment on developments in law librarianship. Marvelously intriguing comments—in connection with the upcoming AALL Workshop on the Academic Law Library of 2015—by Dean … Continue reading

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Conferences on Academic Law Libraries

Proceedings of two 2008 conferences on academic law libraries are now available on the Web: the University of South Carolina Coleman Karesh Law Library’s colloquium on The Law Librarian’s Role in the Scholarly Enterprise, and the Duke University Goodson Law … Continue reading

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