Library Collaboration
17.0K views | +6 today
Follow
 
Scooped by NELLCO
onto Library Collaboration
Scoop.it!

The Sustainable 21st Century Law Library: Vision, Deployment and Assessment for Access to Justice

Want to be a sustainable law library? Read R. Zorza's The Sustainable 21st Century Law Library at
http://t.co/OmHpqUC4
NELLCO's insight:

This article may be of particular interest to public law libraries.

more...
No comment yet.
Library Collaboration
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?
Curated by NELLCO
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by NELLCO
Scoop.it!

Did you know you can access free legal advice in Australia?

Did you know you can access free legal advice in Australia? | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
In Australia free legal advice is provided for a range of issues: from how to respond to a traffic fine, to what to do in a family crisis.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by NELLCO
Scoop.it!

Insights and Observations About Collaboration

Insights and Observations  About Collaboration | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
Individual colleges have distinct cultures and needs, writes the leader of a consortium in Ohio. But they can still find beneficial ways to work together.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by NELLCO
Scoop.it!

IALL 2017

IALL 2017 | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
IALL 36th Annual Course on International Law and Legal Information
Atlanta, GA
October 22-25, 2017
https://t.co/qJ0rHXNvxM
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by NELLCO
Scoop.it!

What’s not on CANLII – Playing the Devil’s Advocate – Slaw

What’s not on CANLII – Playing the Devil’s Advocate – Slaw | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
CANLII at 15 CANLII recently passed its fifteenth birthday, with announcements and pronouncements about its many notable achievements. Missing however, from the self-congratulatory posts, rationalizations for incomplete case law databases, and the un
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by NELLCO
Scoop.it!

Inviting criminal justice instructors to make information available to the public

Inviting criminal justice instructors to make information available to the public | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
When students bring a critical eye to Wikipedia, comparing its available content to their course readings, academic studies, and personal experiences, they’re often surprised at what informat…
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by NELLCO
Scoop.it!

The 'Trump Bump' for Law Schools Is (Kind of) a Thing

The 'Trump Bump' for Law Schools Is (Kind of) a Thing | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
Pundits have speculated that Washington's recent turbulence will spur a surge in law school applicants given the armies of lawyers—hailed by many as defenders
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by NELLCO
Scoop.it!

Gorsuch confirmation hearings gear up: “Find as much information about the new Supreme Court nominee as possible.”

Gorsuch confirmation hearings gear up: “Find as much information about the new Supreme Court nominee as possible.” | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
“The idea for the Gorsuch Project was born after law librarians from several universities and government offices faced a similar question from their patrons: ‘Find as much information about the new Supreme Court nominee as possible.'" -- From the Gorsuch Project. The Gorsuch project "is the result of the collaborative efforts of several libraries to…
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by NELLCO
Scoop.it!

Trump’s Budget Proposal Eliminates Funding For IMLS, NEA, NEH, CPB, and More

Trump’s Budget Proposal Eliminates Funding For IMLS, NEA, NEH, CPB, and More | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
Note: We plan to update this post with additional reports, comments/reactions. and other materials as they become available. UPDATE: 1:00 PM  Full Text of Institute of Museum and Library Services Issues Statement om the President's Proposed FY 18 Budget Institute of Museum and Library Service
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by NELLCO
Scoop.it!

Improving Access to Justice: Technological Innovations - LawNow Magazine

Improving Access to Justice: Technological Innovations - LawNow Magazine | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
Last December, I received a Jury Summons in the mail. I completed the required form, took a picture of it with my cell phone, and then emailed the image back to the address provided. It took me about five minutes to do that. Almost immediately I got a return email confirming receipt of my form …
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by NELLCO
Scoop.it!

ABA Announces 2017 Finalists For Silver Gavel Awards @ABAEsq

ABA Announces 2017 Finalists For Silver Gavel Awards @ABAEsq | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
From the American Bar Association: ABA announces finalists for 2017 Silver Gavel Awards for Media and the Arts WASHINGTON, March 8
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by NELLCO
Scoop.it!

AARP President: Paul Ryan’s Medicare Plan Could Hurt Seniors

Congress has failed to explain that when these new changes do kick in, current beneficiaries will be negatively affected
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by NELLCO
Scoop.it!

Legal information’s new Coke moment – Slaw

Legal information’s new Coke moment – Slaw | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
One of the high points of the history of the Canadian Association of Law Libraries – L’Association canadienne des bibliothèques de droit (CALL-ACBD) was the “Quebec Riot” of 1989. Carswell had changed the Canadian Abridgment over the prio
NELLCO's insight:
Read about the “Quebec Riot” of 1989.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by NELLCO
Scoop.it!

Hands-On Legal Reference for Public Librarians

Hands-On Legal Reference for Public Librarians | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
Does the thought of handling a patron’s legal question cause you to feel uneasy? Wouldn’t it be great to have someone coaching you on what to do? Then sign up for this interactive class with la
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by NELLCO
Scoop.it!

One last chance for Charlotte School of Law

One last chance for Charlotte School of Law | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
Placed on probation by the ABA, losing its federal loan revenues, and losing much of its tuition paying student body as a consequence, Charlotte School of Law is on the verge of collapse if it doesn't do something to overhaul itself. The private law school has announced plans to affiliate with a northeastern university, one…
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by NELLCO
Scoop.it!

Ask a Law Librarian #ask #peter #trick – Questions

RT @lomalimrvedaeva: #hosting Ask a Law Librarian #ask #peter #trick https://t.co/Nx75bEYxdi
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by NELLCO
Scoop.it!

UPDATE: A Guide to Legal Research in Russia - GlobaLex

UPDATE: A Guide to Legal Research in Russia https://t.co/u7GzFrVBUs
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by NELLCO
Scoop.it!

Associations - Welcome to 9jalegal - Nigeria's Leading Legal Information and Services Portal

Associations - Welcome to 9jalegal - Nigeria's Leading Legal Information and Services Portal | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
W-African Bar Association The West African Bar Association (WABA) is an association of lawyers and lawyers’ associations in West Africa. Rea
NELLCO's insight:
Lots of primary material here.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by NELLCO
Scoop.it!

Jisc sets up new group-purchasing pilot with publishers to lower cost of digital archival collections | Jisc Content and Digitisation

Jisc sets up new group-purchasing pilot with publishers to lower cost of digital archival collections | Jisc Content and Digitisation | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by NELLCO
Scoop.it!

Pro Bono Project ‘Know Your Rights’ program expanding, nominated for ABA award | News & Events | Wake Forest School of Law

Pro Bono Project ‘Know Your Rights’ program expanding, nominated for ABA award | News & Events | Wake Forest School of Law | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
The Pro Bono Project‘s “Know Your Rights” program has been nominated for the North Carolina Bar Association Annual Pro Bono Award following a request by the Forsyth County School District to expand the program’s reach into area schools. This interactive project has been a pivotal education force in the Winston-Salem, North Carolina, area, providing presentation
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by NELLCO
Scoop.it!

European Linked Data Award given to Projects in Education and Legal Sector | Semantics 2017

European Linked Data Award given to Projects in Education and Legal Sector | Semantics 2017 | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
RT @MartaVillegasM: European Linked Data Award given to Projects in Education and Legal Sector

https://t.co/pzosOO4aIt
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by NELLCO
Scoop.it!

Online information: access and veracity

Online information: access and veracity | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
The Massachusetts Library System recently posted an online guide with resources to help citizens evaluate information online and hone media-literacy skills.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by NELLCO
Scoop.it!

Is Radical Transparency Collaborative?

Is Radical Transparency Collaborative? | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
I was chatting with Ray Dalio, founder of Bridgewater Associates last Tuesday about the thin line between constructive and destructive confrontation in the workplace. “Confrontation has to be constructive,” the founder of the world’s largest hedge fund told me
more...
No comment yet.