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New Research Guide at Tarlton on German Law | Tarlton Library News

For today's globalized practice of law Tarlton Law Library has built and maintains significant collections of foreign and international law. Foreign law refers to the national law of other countries, and international law means ...
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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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Ready to Spring Ahead? Tips For Coping With Daylight Saving Time

Ready to Spring Ahead? Tips For Coping With Daylight Saving Time | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
The annual rite of turning our clocks forward is upon us, which can throw off sleep and decision-making. Some experts weigh in on the relative merits of Daylight Saving Time, and how we humans can best adjust when the clock does.
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Springing ahead at last!

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Library receives donated (by LLNE) legal texts - Cranston Herald

In February 2015, the Law Librarians of New England (LLNE) donated a selection of current legal texts to the Cranston Public Library. The books, contributed through LLNE’s “Outreach to Public …
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Strengthening Instruction through Collaboration with Librarians and Archivists

Kelvin Smith Library 2014 Digital Scholarship Colloquium Intersections of the Digital: Strengthening Instruction through Collaboration with Librarians and Ar...
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Ingenuity Unleashed: The spur of the Knight Challenge | Editorial

Ingenuity Unleashed: The spur of the Knight Challenge | Editorial | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
There was much excitement when the James L. Knight Foundation opened a News Challenge for Libraries last September—for good reason.
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Somehow I missed this Knight Foundation initiative.

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Synopsis | Law, Libraries And Technology: A Practical Guide

THE SYNOPSIS OF YOUR FAVORITE BOOK =--- Where to buy this book? ISBN: 9781843340720 Book Synopsis of Law, Libraries and Technology: A Practical Guide by Mark Van Hoorebeek ...
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Interesting approach to book reviewing.

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ALA, ARL Applaud FCC Vote on Net Neutrality

ALA, ARL Applaud FCC Vote on Net Neutrality | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
In a significant victory for supporters of Net Neutrality, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) today reclassified broadband Internet as a public utility, and established a new Open Internet Order that applies to both fixed and mobile...
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Too Much Leadership Advice? Focus on Your Philosophy | Leading from the Library

Too Much Leadership Advice? Focus on Your Philosophy | Leading from the Library | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
With the huge volume of leadership advice that’s generated weekly, what’s a leader supposed to do? It’s not only the lack of time for taking it all in, but to what extent should it influence your leadership style?
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Ending the Invisible Library | Linked Data

Ending the Invisible Library | Linked Data | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
To explain the utility of ­semantic search and linked data, Jeff Penka, director of channel and product development for information management solutions provider Zepheira, uses a simple exercise.
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Good explanation of the limited and limiting role of MARC.

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Law Schools: Reform or Go Bust - Newsweek

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Through the first half of the last century law schools relied on small faculties to teach large classes in facilities consisting of a few lecture halls, offices and a library.
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Radical reform, new business models required.

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What’s Your Pitch? | Office Hours

What’s Your Pitch? | Office Hours | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
Speaking here and there, I’ve logged a few airline miles over the years and visited some pretty cool places.
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Love that a library brought in a comedian to speak about managing money!

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Social Law Remembers Former Deputy Director, Maria Sekula

Social Law Remembers Former Deputy Director, Maria Sekula | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
Boston legal research, attorney resources, Social Law Library, news, law news
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CC BY and Its Discontents–A Growing Challenge for Open Access | Peer to Peer Review

CC BY and Its Discontents–A Growing Challenge for Open Access | Peer to Peer Review | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
Recently I attended the conference of a major learned society in the humanities. I was only there for a day, and attended only two sessions: one as a panelist and the other as an observer.
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Collaboration in FB@Work's Wake - No Jitter

Collaboration in FB@Work's Wake - No Jitter | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
If Facebook “does it right,” FB@Work could ease the way for lesser-known collaboration tools to integrate and improve how work is done.
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Interesting view of the continuing dominant role of the spreadsheet.

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A Specialist Profession or a Profession of Specialists? | Peer to Peer Review

A Specialist Profession or a Profession of Specialists? | Peer to Peer Review | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
“Librarian,” like “doctor,” should be understood to mean: an expert with strengths in a particular field within the profession. —Stanford Friedman on Twitter, quoted with permission
A few years ago I went to my optometrist.
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St. John's, Buffalo Waive LSAT for Some Students

St. John's, Buffalo Waive LSAT for Some Students | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
In August, the ABA changed its rules to allow law schools to admit 10 percent of students in their entering classes without the LSAT, which has allowed St. J...
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The FCC's new net neutrality rules: What we know so far - Computerworld

The FCC's new net neutrality rules: What we know so far - Computerworld | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
Here's what we know about the FCC's vote on Thursday to reclassify broadband as a regulated telecommunications service.
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Greater Western Library Alliance Negotiates Academic Document Delivery ... - Virtual Press Office (press release)

Greater Western Library Alliance Negotiates Academic Document Delivery ...
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PRAIRIE VILLAGE, Kan., Feb.
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Commercial service as an ILL alternative.

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Barbara Stripling on Seeing the Big Picture

Barbara Stripling on Seeing the Big Picture | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
Barbara Stripling has served as assistant professor of practice at Syracuse University’s School of Information Studies since 2012, and was recently promoted to senior associate dean.
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12 Tools for the 3 Cs of Content: Curation, Creation and Collaboration - Business 2 Community

12 Tools for the 3 Cs of Content: Curation, Creation and Collaboration - Business 2 Community | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
Thanks to the Content Marketing Institute’s report on 2015 Benchmarks, Budgets and Trends, we know that 69% of marketers are creating more content now than they did one year ago. But managing multi…
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Some new (to me) tools. I'll check them out to see if they can enhance my curation practice. Just as soon as I have a spare moment. . .

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Cambridge Public Library Wins National Architecture Award

Cambridge Public Library Wins National Architecture Award | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
More than five years after it first opened in November 2009, the renovated and expanded Cambridge Public Library (CPL) in Massachusetts is still receiving accolades.
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Official: EBSCO Acquires YBP

Official: EBSCO Acquires YBP | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
UPDATE 2:45 PM: We’ve added links to comments from ProQuest re:GOBI at the bottom of this post.
Here’s the official announcement from EBSCO about today’s acquisition of YBP Library Services. More to come on infoDOCKET and on Library Journal.
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A little more analysis.

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EBSCO Buys YBP

EBSCO Buys YBP | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
EBSCO Information Services has acquired YBP Library Services from Baker & Taylor, the company announced on February 20.
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In case you missed this late last week. Thoughts? Good for libs or not so much?

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Top 10 Academic Library Issues for 2015 | From the Bell Tower

Top 10 Academic Library Issues for 2015 | From the Bell Tower | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
The beginning of the year brings many “top” lists for what to look for in 2015. So far there’s not much predicting what looks big for the academic library world. Here’s a shot at it.
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