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This winter, discover sex and revolution at Rhode Island's libraries - Providence.thephoenix

This winter, discover sex and revolution at Rhode Island's libraries - Providence.thephoenix | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
Providence.thephoenixThis winter, discover sex and revolution at Rhode Island's librariesProvidence.thephoenixBut the heart of the library is its 150,000-volume collection of law books, voting records, historical treatises, and state agency reports.
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How, when, why and with whom do libraries (law and otherwise) collaborate successfully? What can libraries adapt from outside of the library world to further their collaboration efforts?
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Making the Case for Koha: Why Libraries Should Consider an Open Source ILS - InfoToday.com

InfoToday.com Making the Case for Koha: Why Libraries Should Consider an Open Source ILS InfoToday.com Of all the ILS options on the market, using an open source solution might be the best fit for libraries looking for cost-effective,...
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Are you using Koha or some other open-source solution? Thoughts?

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Wyandotte attorney plans to create Little Free Law Library - Southgate News Herald

Wyandotte attorney plans to create Little Free Law Library - Southgate News Herald | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
Wyandotte attorney plans to create Little Free Law Library - While Little Free Libraries are cropping up just about everywhere Downriver, one Wyandotte attorney is planning on opening his own with a unique twist.
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4 Things to Look for During a Law School Visit - U.S. News & World Report

4 Things to Look for During a Law School Visit - U.S. News & World Report | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
Student bulletin boards can be eye-opening during a campus visit, one expert says.
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The library tops the list!

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The British Library and National Library of Israel Announce Partnership to Digitize Hebrew Manuscripts

The British Library and National Library of Israel Announce Partnership to Digitize Hebrew Manuscripts | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
From a  Joint Announcement: As part of the National Library of Israel’s International Digital Library of Hebrew Manuscripts initiative, the National Library of Israel (Jerusalem) and the British Library (London) are pleased to announce the signing...
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Law Librarians May Have Killed World's Biggest Copyright Troll - Above the Law

Law Librarians May Have Killed World's Biggest Copyright Troll - Above the Law | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
A copyright troll may be singing a different tune after this week.
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Using ProQuest Congressional, Part 2: Searching for Docs

ProQuest Congressional provides access to U.S. legislative materials, including: Committee Reports (2004-present), Hearings (2004-present), Committee Prints ...
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U.Va.'s First Legal Library | A Digital Project of the University of Virginia Law Library

U.Va.'s First Legal Library | A Digital Project of the University of Virginia Law Library | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
Another great addition to the growing number of virtual library systems! http://t.co/4Fdns2Zod0 #LHSXIII
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Four Leading Law Schools Together With UnitedLex Launch Groundbreaking Legal Residency Program

UnitedLex is committed to keeping you updated on our latest global legal process outsourcing news.
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Just learned of this firm, UnitedLex, today. Anyone heard about this residency program before? It an additional revenue stream for the law schools. Think we'll see a surge in interest in this model?

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LU law school to begin offering online masters degrees - NewsAdvance.com ... - Lynchburg News and Advance

LU law school to begin offering online masters degrees - NewsAdvance.com ... - Lynchburg News and Advance | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
The Liberty University School of Law plans to offer online master's degrees this fall, according to an announcement from the school earlier this month.
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An Introduction to Using Shepard's Citations Service on Lexis Advance

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Quick and dirty lesson.

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Ebook Vendors Anticipate Big Five Licensing Terms Becoming More Flexible

After years of expressing concern about the potential impact that library lending might have on consumer sales, major publishers have good cause to take another look at the library market for ebooks, according to executives from library ebook...
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Social Media and Communities Manager | American Association of Law Libraries in Chicago - Chicago Jobs | Jobs77.com

Social Media and Communities Manager | American Association of Law Libraries in Chicago - Chicago Jobs | Jobs77.com | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
RT @jobs77: Social Media and Communities Manager | American Association of Law Libraries in Chicago http://t.co/kNEFS48g
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Work at AALL!

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BYOD May Be Killing Collaboration - CIO

BYOD May Be Killing Collaboration - CIO | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
While BYOD and BYOA are victories for the user, the challenges they create could be damaging collaboration across the enterprise.
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A Win for Sustainability: ALA’s resolution is an important start | Editorial

A Win for Sustainability: ALA’s resolution is an important start | Editorial | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
The American Library Association (ALA) took a crucial step when it passed the Resolution on the Importance of Sustainable Libraries at the association’s annual meeting in San Francisco.
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HOW TO ENHANCE THE VALUE OF LAW LIBRARY SERVICES

Librarian News DigestVol. 4, No. 153 Turbo Charged Value One of the major challenges to providing library services is ensuring that our patrons realize the
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Pitt library songbook key to lawsuit over 'Happy Birthday' rights - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Pitt library songbook key to lawsuit over 'Happy Birthday' rights - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
“Happy Birthday to You,” one of the most recognized songs in the world, has long been a cash cow for a company that charges for use of the 1893 ditty.
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More on HBTY and Pitt Law.

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Leaders and Their Library Message | Leading From the Library

Leaders and Their Library Message | Leading From the Library | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
Many leaders have developed an elevator talk or pitch about their library. When there’s more time and opportunity there’s a place for another type of communication, the “library talk.”
Anne is a relatively new library director.
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Using ProQuest Congressional, Part 1: Searching the CFR

ProQuest Congressional provides access to U.S. legislative materials, including: Committee Reports (2004-present), Hearings (2004-present), Committee Prints ...
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More on UnitedLex from NYLJ Article: Schooled in Discovery

Law schools partner with an outsourcing shop to create residencies.
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6 figure checks to law schools? Not insignificant for a program that just launched in May.

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Boopsie Gains Traction with Law Libraries with Two New Clients - Virtual-Strategy Magazine (press release) (registration) (blog)

Boopsie Gains Traction with Law Libraries with Two New Clients - Virtual-Strategy Magazine (press release) (registration) (blog) | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
Best Best & Krieger and The Law Society of Upper Canada Choose Boopsie to Develop Custom Mobile Solutions to Meet Growing User Demand | Virtual Strategy Magazine is an online publication devoted entirely to virtualization technologies.
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NELLCO members looking to develop a library app can get a discount on Boopsie. Check it out on the NELLCO website or contact us for more information.

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AALL Computing Services SIS / Law Libraries and Librarians on Twitter

@kirschsubjudice Wow, you're doing them in alphabetical order? Do ou want the fun of doing it from scratch, because: http://t.co/RxHj2lJXaV
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We aren't on the list, but I've sent them a note. We tweet @nellcoinc!

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Librarians Resource Center - Oxford University Press

Librarians Resource Center on the Academic Oxford University Press website
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Did you know? OUP has these great resources to help librarians promote their resources.

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Associate Dean for Strategic Initiatives and Information Systems | Albany Law School: A New York Law School

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Iowa law celebrates 150 years | Iowa Now - Iowa Now

Join the College of Law as it celebrates this sesquicentennial, and follow the landmark events that transformed the department into one of the most respected law schools in the country.
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