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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
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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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National Promise: Anticipating a new era for LC | Editorial

National Promise: Anticipating a new era for LC | Editorial | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
All eyes are on the Library of Congress (LC) as the iconic institution approaches what promises to be a transformational time. When long-standing Librarian of Congress James H.
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A New Look for Law Libraries: Fewer Books, More Tech

Recent redesigns speak volumes about the changing role of firm libraries and the librarians who oversee them.
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"Loungebrary." I like it.

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Reagan Sisters Contribute Over $1.2 Million to University Libraries - University of Arkansas Newswire

Reagan Sisters Contribute Over $1.2 Million to University Libraries - University of Arkansas Newswire | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
An estate gift from three alumnae recognizes their passion for history, education and library sciences.
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Great legacy!

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Harvard Study Lays Out Keys to Collaboration Among Lawyers - Bloomberg Big Law Business

Harvard Study Lays Out Keys to Collaboration Among Lawyers - Bloomberg Big Law Business | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
Editor’s Note: The author of this article is a scholar at Harvard Law School who is writing a book about the legal profession. This article is the third of a three-part series and serves as the foundation for a chapter in her forthcoming book.
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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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Jenkins Law Library Video Tip (Episode 201501): Emailing/Downloading in Loislaw Treatise Library

Loislaw Treatise Library gives you access to the full text of more than 130 practice books plus federal and state cases and statutes. This video shows you how to ...
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Rutgers Law Library Goes Open Source - the Switch to Koha

Rutgers Law Library Goes Open Source - the Switch to Koha - Caroline Young, John Joergensen, Joy Nelson.
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Get your suitcase ready. | Yale Law School Library

Get your suitcase ready. | Yale Law School Library | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
Having fun with legal marginalia http://t.co/9o3XIhoSvH via @yalelawlibrary #legalhistory
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Prepare your frocks and peticoats for summer travel!

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Renovation/alteration permit issued for 50 W Washington St

Renovation/alteration permit issued for 50 W Washington St | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
Interior renovation of existing 29th floor cook county law library, including the addition ot 2 new training areas and 5 new conference rooms, area of work is approximately 7389 square feet
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Not sure the veracity of this source, but interesting tidbit. Cook County Law Library getting a facelift? Also, it looks like they are #crowdsourcing the building's new name.

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Stacking the Deck | Office Hours

Stacking the Deck | Office Hours | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
Have you read about the “Full-Stack Employee?
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Do you seek out and nurture 'full-stack' types in your library?

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Learn Moodle

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Free, 4-week course teaching teachers to teach with Moodle!

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The New(er) Librarian’s Guide to Conferencing Like a Pro

The New(er) Librarian’s Guide to Conferencing Like a Pro | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
RT @LNInfoPro: The New(er) Librarian’s Guide to Conferencing Like a Pro http://t.co/DJXN7O4ErO via the American Association of Law Librarie…
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Does the Copyright Office Belong in a Library? | Peer to Peer Review

Does the Copyright Office Belong in a Library? | Peer to Peer Review | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
It has been a busy time for those of us who watch the doings of the Copyright Office.
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Ann Thornton: Collaboration, Expansion, and Library Cred

Ann Thornton: Collaboration, Expansion, and Library Cred | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
Ann Thornton was appointed as the new university librarian and vice provost of Columbia University in May, replacing university librarian emeritus James Neal upon his retirement.
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AZ Library Lockout Drives Deal, for Now

AZ Library Lockout Drives Deal, for Now | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
A city-ordered six-day closure of four libraries in southern Arizona surprised and irked library patrons but quickly had the desired effect, helping coax Santa Cruz County officials into signing a new one-year agreement extending a 50-50 split of...
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Crafty!

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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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Change Now – Slaw

Change Now – Slaw | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
By Richard Susskind In her introduction to ‘A Guide to Strategy for Lawyers’, a booklet that I have written for CBA members, Michele Hollins, the CBA President, quotes Jack Welch, the former CEO and Chairman of General Electric, who advises organizat
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"Change before you have to."

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Glenn Reynolds: Are happier lawyers, cheaper legal fees on the horizon? - USA TODAY

Declining law school applications signal positive transformation of legal profession.
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Charleston County Council renames St. Andrews Regional Library to honor Cynthia Hurd

Charleston County Council renames St. Andrews Regional Library to honor Cynthia Hurd | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
Renaming a library in Cynthia Hurd’s honor is a fitting tribute to the woman who loved books and serving her community, her husband said.
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Sharing Policy Draws Criticism; Elsevier Responds

Sharing Policy Draws Criticism; Elsevier Responds | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
On April 30 the academic publishing company Elsevier announced that it would be updating its article sharing policies.
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EBSCO and Ex Libris Announce Collaboration Agreement | LJ INFOdocket

EBSCO and Ex Libris Announce Collaboration Agreement | LJ INFOdocket | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
From Today's Joint Announcement: Ex Libris and EBSCO Information Systems  are pleased to announce an agreement to streamline libraries’ acquisition processes and optimize the experience of library patrons who are using Ex Libris solutions to access...
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Creators frustrated with Copyright Office's outdated technology, procedures - Los Angeles Times

Creators frustrated with Copyright Office's outdated technology, procedures - Los Angeles Times | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
Aviva Kempner just wanted to buy a song.
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The Art of Weeding | Collection Management

The Art of Weeding | Collection Management | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
Getting rid of books can feel uncomfortable and look bad to community members, but careful weeding is key to the health of a collection.
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Essay calls on librarians to seek more involvement from their campuses in ... - Inside Higher Ed

Essay calls on librarians to seek more involvement from their campuses in ... - Inside Higher Ed | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
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