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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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Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter’s Proposed Budget Will Include Money For Six-Day Service at All Library Branches

Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter’s Proposed Budget Will Include Money For Six-Day Service at All Library Branches | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter will release his proposed FY 2015 budget tomorrow but KYW Radio’s Mike Dunn has learned that the budget will include money to increase hours at all branches of the Free Library of Philadelphia.
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Gale Expands Product Strategy and Bolsters Publishing Program to Address Critical Library Needs | Cengage Learning

Cengage Learning delivers highly-customized learning solutions for universities, instructors, students, libraries, government agencies, corporations, and professionals worldwide.
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How to Conduct Research in a Law Library

How to Conduct Research in a Law Library | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
To say that conducting a legal research is tiresome will be an understatement. The outcome of a trial will hinge on the slightest of variation upon which a law can have an altogether different meaning.
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OK, here's a terrible 'step-by-step' guide. Almost reads as if it's auto-generated rather than authored by someone with knowledge of legal research. I especially like the reference to legislative histories. Wha?????

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Wright Fellowship for promising new academic law librarians | The ...

Wright Fellowship for promising new academic law librarians | The ... | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
The D'Angelo Law Library at the University of Chicago is accepting applications through March 14 for the inaugural 2014 Judith M. Wright Fellowship. Established on the occasion of Ms. Wright's retirement as the director of ...
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AALL & HBR Intend to Show the Metrics of Law Library ROI

AALL & HBR Intend to Show the Metrics of Law Library ROI | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
Last week, AALL announced that it has selected HBR Consulting to lead a six-month project on a researched-based study that will identify the return on investment (ROI) of having a law library in an Academic, Private, and ...
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Tutorials - The Law Society of Saskatchewan

Tutorials - The Law Society of Saskatchewan | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
Very cool! The Law Society of Saskatchewan Library has made some "how-to" CanLII videos http://t.co/S2gudnkptq
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Teaching research skills to Law Students: a workshop on best ...

Law librarians would conduct a library 'tour' (physical or virtual) and that was the end of their involvement in the law curriculum. ...
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Are All Types of Law Professors Created Equal? - Law Blog - WSJ

Are All Types of Law Professors Created Equal? - Law Blog - WSJ | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
A Georgetown University law professor's poetic complaint about the treatment of research-and-writing faculty members has touched a nerve among her tenured and non-tenured peers. (RT @LawbrarianFTW: "Are All Types of Law Professors Created Equal?
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Library Services for the Self-Interested Law School: Enhancing the Visibility of Faculty Scholarship

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Simon Canick, William Mitchell Law School, presenter.

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A&E briefs: Food for Fines kicks off soon at Summit County libraries - Summit Daily News

A&E briefs: Food for Fines kicks off soon at Summit County libraries Summit Daily News To assist with this demand, the Summit County Library will collect food and other items in place of monetary fines for overdue library materials from Sunday,...
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Here's how one library is dealing with fines. Love!

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New exhibit: “350 Years of Rebellious Lawyering” | Yale Law School ...

New exhibit: “350 Years of Rebellious Lawyering” | Yale Law School ... | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
In conjunction with the 20th Annual Rebellious Lawyering Conference at the Yale Law School, the Law Library's Rare Book Collection has a new exhibit, “350 Years of Rebellious Lawyering,” showcasing nine historic ...
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Ineffective Assistance of Library: The Failings and the Future of Prison Law Libraries by Jonathan Abel :: SSRN

Ineffective Assistance of Library: The Failings and the Future of Prison Law Libraries by Jonathan Abel :: SSRN | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
The prison law library has long been a potent symbol of the inmate’s right to access the courts.
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Tables of Contents for Canadian Law Journals – February 2014 | Bora Laskin Law Library

This really is a super resource that I stumbled on: Recent Tables of Contents – Feb 2014 | Bora Laskin Law Library http://t.co/sTkcI6kLOm
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Fugitive and whistleblower Edward Snowden to speak from Russia at SXSW

Fugitive and whistleblower Edward Snowden to speak from Russia at SXSW | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
National Security Agency whistleblower Edward Snowden will speak remotely from Russia at South by Southwest Interactive Festival, the festival says.
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Law Library exhibit uses novel technology - Yale Daily News (blog)

Law Library exhibit uses novel technology - Yale Daily News (blog) | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
Library exhibit uses novel technology
Yale Daily News (blog)
A new exhibit this month at the Yale Law School Library showcases the bindings of books, rather than their pages.
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Widener's at it again! Another exciting rare books exhibit.

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In Person: Harvard prof doubles as 'sheriff' of unruly Internet - The Seattle Times

In Person: Harvard prof doubles as 'sheriff' of unruly Internet - The Seattle Times | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
In Person: Harvard prof doubles as 'sheriff' of unruly Internet
The Seattle Times
By his senior year, the American Civil Liberties Union enlisted him, at $300 an hour, to oppose the government's use of information filters in libraries.
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Fair Use & Free Use: Archives, Art, and Artifacts - Chicago-Kent Blogs

Fair Use & Free Use: Archives, Art, and Artifacts - Chicago-Kent Blogs | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
Did you know that Chicago-Kent Law Library has also been working to make our institutional and archival collections available online too? You can find examples of early law school yearbooks, our full law review archives, ...
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391 Vintage Books Set Decor for Office Home Library Wests Annotated Law Court Collection

391 Vintage Books Set Decor for Office Home Library Wests Annotated Law Court Collection | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
391 Books total. You may choose to order the entire set or choose a section of specific laws or several!
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Enterprising!

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Book Review: Law Librarianship in the Digital Age

Book Review: Law Librarianship in the Digital Age | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
RT @LawbrarianFTW: "Book Review: Law Librarianship in the Digital Age" http://t.co/peaFDrMLKX #aall #bookreview #law #libraries #lawlibra…
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Copyright meets Internet - Harvard Gazette

Copyright meets Internet - Harvard Gazette | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
Harvard Gazette Copyright meets Internet Harvard Gazette With the creation of HarvardX, the University-wide effort to improve teaching and learning on campus and online that launched in tandem with edX, faculty from all Schools have begun learning...
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Copyright at Harvard Library

Thanks! I will be authoring frequently... RT @WhatLibrarian New library copyright blog to follow: http://t.co/RCBZL6c886
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A 'fine' time to be an Oxford University Librarian - Cherwell Online

A 'fine' time to be an Oxford University Librarian - Cherwell Online | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
A fine time to be an Oxford University Librarian Cherwell Online So far in 2013/14, the Law Library and the Oriental Institute Library have taken just £10 a piece, though current figures are likely to change radically when students rush to pay off...
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Does your library charge fines?

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The best law school classes for practice: Harvard survey

The best law school classes for practice: Harvard survey | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
The Abstract of this recent publication: “We report the results of an online survey, conducted on behalf of Harvard Law School, of 124 practicing attorneys at major law firms.
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