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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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The New Normal for Law Libraries and Librarians -

“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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Results From “Makerspaces in Libraries” Study Released

Results From “Makerspaces in Libraries” Study Released | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
John Burke is the director of the Gardner-Harvey Library located on the Middletown, OH campus of Miami University and during October and November he conducted a web-based survey about makerspaces in libraries.
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Library Boy: Interview With Law Library of Congress Director of ...

Library Boy: Interview With Law Library of Congress Director of ... | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
In Custodia Legis, the blog of the Law Library of Congress in Washington, has been running an interview series featuring members of the library staff. The series started in late October 2010. There are more than 100 posts in ...
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Where will old, expensive, or unexpected legal information come ...

Where will old, expensive, or unexpected legal information come ... | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
I am interested by recent discussions I have had with librarians at various law libraries about how they make decisions about what materials to keep, cancel, or discard. Many are looking at th.
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Library Technology Project Manager - Harvard Law School ...

Reporting to the Co-Director of the Law Library Innovation Lab, the HLS Library Project Manager is responsible for the design, implementation and management of special and ongoing projects across the library and in partnership ...
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Capital Buzz: A Google for the Archives - Washington Post

Capital Buzz: A Google for the Archives - Washington Post | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
Capital Buzz: A Google for the Archives
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The 77-year-old business, which is family-run, has built more than 5 million square feet of law offices over the years, including conference rooms, law libraries and partner offices.
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Making the National Archives accessible.

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Lee Quo Wei Law Library @ CUHK: Chinese Maritime and Commercial Law Reports

Lee Quo Wei Law Library @ CUHK: Chinese Maritime and Commercial Law Reports | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
This law reports series provides English translation of selected Chinese cases. It also includes Supreme Court replies, important legislation and decrees, opinions and lectures from the Chinese judiciary, etc.
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In Norway, all library books must be digitized -- by law - io9

In Norway, all library books must be digitized -- by law - io9 | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
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In Norway, all library books must be digitized -- by law
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A law in Norway has their National Library scanning all literature and then making it publicly available to anyone to anyone coming in under a Norwegian IP address.
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The 10 Worst Things About Working In An Open-Office--In Your Words

The 10 Worst Things About Working In An Open-Office--In Your Words | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
We asked you what you hate about your open-office layout. And you told us. Oh boy did you tell us.
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If Smuggling Were Snuggling at the Law Library - Bitter Lawyer

If Smuggling Were Snuggling at the Law Library - Bitter Lawyer | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
What if books in the law library changed from smuggling to snuggling?
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A little mid-week levity.

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Call for Papers - Acquisitions Institute

Call for Papers - Acquisitions Institute | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
The Acquisitions Institute at Timberline Lodge has been providing an opportunity for acquisitions and collections librarians to meet and discuss pertinent trends and issues since 2000.
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Images you can use for blogging : The Commons - Real Lawyers Have Blogs (blog)

Images you can use for blogging : The Commons - Real Lawyers Have Blogs (blog) | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
Real Lawyers Have Blogs (blog) Images you can use for blogging : The Commons Real Lawyers Have Blogs (blog) Canadian law librarian, consultant, and writer, Connie Crosby (@conniecrosby), reports that The Commons on the photo sharing site Flickr has...
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Bigger on the Inside: Brookline (MA) Public Library’s TARDIS “Awesome Box”

Bigger on the Inside: Brookline (MA) Public Library’s TARDIS “Awesome Box” | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
Patrons at the Public Library of Brookline (MA) now have an engaging new way to learn about the most recommended items in circulation, thanks to reference and teen librarian Robin Brenner: An “Awesome Box” in the shape of a half-size TARDIS, Doctor...
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Inspired by the Awesome Box project developed by the Innovation Lab at Harvard, which I juts learned about at the Fall LLNE meeting at Social Law Library.

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6th Annual Morris Cohen Student Essay Competition | Yale Law ...

6th Annual Morris Cohen Student Essay Competition | Yale Law ... | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
The Legal History and Rare Books (LH&RB) Section of the American Association of Law Libraries, in cooperation with Cengage Learning, announces the Sixth Annual Morris L. Cohen Student Essay Competition.
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Congratulations to Our Own Erica Winter Tyler: An Emerging Leader ...

Congratulations to Our Own Erica Winter Tyler: An Emerging Leader ... | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
Being selected is quite an honor. Charlotte Law Library News recently asked Tyler about her background and the Emerging Leaders program. First, could we have some information about you? What is your background and ...
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Charlotte law library staff member recognized as ALA Emerging Leader. Kudos!

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Apps for last-minute studying | IIT Chicago-Kent Law Library Blog

Apps for last-minute studying | IIT Chicago-Kent Law Library Blog | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
Looking for some last-minute tools to assist you with your exams? Your tablet or smart phone can help. Here are a few apps you might find useful. Aspen offers a suite of mobile apps for studying, including Law in a Flash apps ...
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Reference Job Opening | Law Library of Congress

This site contains a listing of the job openings available at the Law Library of Congress.
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On Firmer Ground - Wrapping up 2013.

On Firmer Ground - Wrapping up 2013. | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
.Kate Greene Stanhope, Manager Library & Information Services, McInnes Cooper 2013 is winding down and planning for 2014 well underway. Historically, end of year was the natural time to evaluat...
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New Imprints Signal Publishing Not Dead | PubCrawl

New Imprints Signal Publishing Not Dead  | PubCrawl | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
For an industry pronounced dead repeatedly for at least a decade or more, traditional publishing—and its digital-first counterparts, which might not be so different after all—belied the grim reapers, with innumerable launches and new models that...
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Why Content Curation is the Ultimate Compliment to the Creator

Why Content Curation is the Ultimate Compliment to the Creator | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
Before today, imitation was the greatest form of flattery. If your idea was good enough to be copied, then you were golden. But now, with the state of the web in our lives, this balance is shifting.
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Stop the Presses: Is the monograph headed toward an e-only future? | Ithaka S+R

Stop the Presses: Is the monograph headed toward an e-only future? | Ithaka S+R | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
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TaxProf Blog: Law Libraries and the Law School Crisis

Law Libraries and the Law School Crisis http://t.co/S4viDjljbC
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Opening Up | Next Steps for MOOCs and Libraries

Opening Up | Next Steps for MOOCs and Libraries | Library Collaboration | Scoop.it
Since LJ first covered massive open online courses (MOOC)s in May’s “Massive Open Opportunity,” they have expanded in several directions in academic, public, and LIS spaces.
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