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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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Office of Intellectual Freedom Reaches Out for Help as Challenges Slip Through the Cracks | ALA Midwinter 2014

Office of Intellectual Freedom Reaches Out for Help as Challenges Slip Through the Cracks | ALA Midwinter 2014 | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
At the American Library Association (ALA) Midwinter conference in Philadelphia, the organization’s Office for Intellectual Freedom (OIF) stated that the number of challenges to books in school and public libraries is on the rise.
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The Magic of Marketing Databases

The Magic of Marketing Databases | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
SPONSORED BY: EBSCO/NoveList and Library Journal
EVENT TIME AND DATE:  Wednesday, March 5th, 2014, 2:00-3:00 PM ET/11:00 AM – 12:00 PM PT
Libraries are constantly challenged on how to get their customers to use the databases they purchase.
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The new normal for law libraries and librarians | Legal Support Network

The new normal for law libraries and librarians | Legal Support Network | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
“New normal” is an expression that may be reaching cliché status in the legal industry; I’m seeing it so regularly. However the reason it gets used so often is that it applies so well.
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Albany Law Offers Buyouts to Offset Lower Enrollment | New York Law Journal

Albany Law Offers Buyouts to Offset Lower Enrollment | New York Law Journal | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
Albany Law School and some of its professors are at odds over plans to reduce faculty size due to declining enrollment, giving rise to a broader question of ...
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OCLC WorldShare Management Services Live Demonstration: Print Collections

OCLC WorldShare Management Services Live Demonstration: Print Collections | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
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Sam Sheppard murder trial items at CSU law school - WKYC-TV

Sam Sheppard murder trial items at CSU law school - WKYC-TV | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
WKYC-TV Sam Sheppard murder trial items at CSU law school WKYC-TV CLEVELAND -- The Sam Sheppard murder trials fascinated the nation for decades and now Cleveland State University's Cleveland-Marshall College of Law Library will have all the...
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How to locate Chinese legislation in English translation

How to locate Chinese legislation in English translation | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
Older laws in translation are sometimes separately-published, or selectively printed in journals such as China Law and Practice. Search the Library Catalog, Lens, or WorldCat to locate them. If you are looking for Chinese ...
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Ravel Law raises $8M to help lawyers gather data -- and cut costs -- in a new ... - VentureBeat

Ravel Law raises $8M to help lawyers gather data -- and cut costs -- in a new ... - VentureBeat | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
Ravel Law raises $8M to help lawyers gather data -- and cut costs -- in a new ...
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And yet, the law has remained largely untouched by technology in the past few decades.
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UH Mānoa Libraries part of the Occam's Reader Project - UH System Current News

UH Mānoa Libraries part of the Occam's Reader Project - UH System Current News | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
UH Mānoa Libraries part of the Occam's Reader Project UH System Current News The Occam's Reader Project – comprised of Texas Tech University, the University of Hawai'i at Mānoa, and the Greater Western Library Alliance (GWLA) – and Springer, are...
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Find Online Resources for Research on the Library Website

A screencast of the law library website with a focus on finding online resources for research.
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Great use of screencasting by Washington and Lee Law Library.

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Bill Gates, wife to be Stanford commencement speakers - San Jose Mercury News

Bill Gates, wife to be Stanford commencement speakers - San Jose Mercury News | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
Bill Gates, wife to be Stanford commencement speakers
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Its first projects, like bringing the Internet to public libraries, sprang from the couples' Microsoft experience. But in the ...
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Google fined for French privacy law violation | Lexology

Google fined for French privacy law violation | Lexology | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
In 2012 Google consolidated more than 60 privacy policies into 1 which led to complaints that the new privacy policy breached French laws and has now… (Google fined €150 000 by the French National Commission on Computing and Liberty for French...
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Librarypedia: The Future of Libraries and Wikipedia

Librarypedia: The Future of Libraries and Wikipedia | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
Wikipedia and libraries connect to one another in a circle of research and dissemination.
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Publishers launch free journal access for public libraries

Publishers launch free journal access for public libraries | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
Academic publishers have launched their scheme to allow free access to research journals at public libraries (Publishers launch free journal access for libraries http://t.co/5luvDSvu3P via @timeshighered)...
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New Library Acquisitions @UPenn Law: January 2014 - Biddle Blog

New Library Acquisitions @UPenn Law: January 2014 - Biddle Blog | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
RT @biddlelibrary: Take a look at some of Biddle's recent acquisitions! http://t.co/2RGTYqKAaN
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Goodbye Conference Program, Hello Tablet Computer - ASAE

Goodbye Conference Program, Hello Tablet Computer - ASAE | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
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The cost of the tablet was largely offset by the elimination of printed materials and conference bags that had been present at conferences past.(!)

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Job Details: Associate Director - Committee on Institutional Cooperation (CIC)

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OCLC Introduces WorldCat Discovery Services

OCLC Introduces WorldCat Discovery Services | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
OCLC on January 22 announced WorldCat Discovery Services (WDS), a suite of cloud-based applications that combines FirstSearch and WorldCat Local.
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Library Boy: Canadian Association of Law Libraries Membership ...

Library Boy: Canadian Association of Law Libraries Membership ... | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
The Canadian Association of Law Libraries (CALL) is asking members to fill out a new survey: "CALL would like to know more about you and how to continue to improve its services and advance the profession.
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Deposed library dean still on NDSU's dime - In-Forum

Deposed library dean still on NDSU's dime - In-Forum | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
Deposed library dean still on NDSU's dime
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An employment law expert said it's not uncommon for employers to settle discrimination complaints to avoid the distraction of an open case, racking up attorney's fees or a worse outcome at a trial.
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Yale University Library Begins Loans of Google Glass to Student and Faculty Groups

From Yale University Library News: In cooperation with the Instructional Technology Group (ITG) and the Student Technology Collaborative (STC), the Yale University Library has added the futuristic eyewear, Google Glass—unofficially dubbed “Yale...
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Director, School of Library and Information Science

Director, School of Library and Information Science | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
Louisiana State University invites applications for the position of Director of the School of Library and Information Science (SLIS). The director is the top academic and administrative officer of the school overseeing 10 tenure-track faculty and 2.5 staff positions. This position reports directly to the Dean of the College of Human Sciences and Education.   Responsibilities: Provides leadership and support for teaching, research, service, and accreditation processes. Manages personnel and other SLIS resources, actively seeking external funding and development opportunities. Represents SLIS at regular meetings and other planning sessions that have college- or university-wide implications Develops a close working alliance with stakeholders, including alumni and employers. Maintains a congenial and collaborative relationship with all units in the College of Human Sciences and Education, and with the State Library, LOUIS, and other Louisiana library networks. Acts as an advocate for SLIS and its specializations at the state, national and international levels. Supports a commitment to diversity among faculty and students. Actively recruits students at the state, national and international levels.   About the School:  Founded in 1926, the Library and Information Science program has been continuously accredited throughout its history and was re-accredited in 2012 for seven years. With a current enrollment of approximately 160 students, the school confers the Masters of Library and Information Science in three areas of specialization: archives, libraries and information management. SLIS faculty are recognized as innovators of distance learning on the LSU campus, and students may complete the program via synchronous & asynchronous online delivery and traditional classes.   A resume or curriculum vita, letter of interest and professional references must be submitted for full consideration. Applications will be accepted online on the LSU Careers website: https://lsusystemcareers.lsu.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=57211, position number 006730.  Applications will be reviewed beginning February 28, 2014 and will be accepted until a candidate is selected. Salary will be competitive and commensurate with qualifications. An offer of employment is contingent on a satisfactory pre-employment background check.      LSU IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/EQUAL ACCESS EMPLOYER
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Their Job: Preservation and Renewal - Boston College Chronicle

Their Job: Preservation and Renewal - Boston College Chronicle | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
Boston College Chronicle Their Job: Preservation and Renewal Boston College Chronicle The digitization of the Sacred Heart Review is the latest project to bolster Boston College Libraries' expanding digital collection, searchable by researchers and...
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Does California’s strict new internet data privacy law apply to you? | Lexology

Does California’s strict new internet data privacy law apply to you? | Lexology | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
As many of our readers already know, California's new data privacy law went into effect earlier this month on January 1, 2014. The law places strict… (Does California's strict new internet data privacy law apply to you?
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CALL-ACBD announcement - Call for nominations: Denis Marshall ...

a continued commitment to excellence in law librarianship;; a strong service ethic;; a commitment to continuous learning;; a significant contribution to the scholarship of the library profession; mentoring and encouraging those ...
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