Author Archives: Anna Lawless-Collins

Service Committee Shares “Legal Link” With SNELLA

By Joshua LaPorte Mike VanderHeijden and I presented Legal Link, the Service Committee’s online tool-kit for public librarians, to the Southern New England Law Libraries Association (SNELLA) at an event at the UConn School of Law Library on April 19th. … Continue reading

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LLNE Wins Big!

By Diane D’Angelo LLNE President LLNE was well represented on the list of AALL award winners for 2016 — even our organization won an award! These awards are just one more reminder of how incredibly talented our members are.  Building … Continue reading

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The ABA Techshow: Teaching Technology for the Future of Law Practice

By Artie Berns I recently attended the ABA Techshow in Chicago. The following are some of the highlights: Prior to the actual event I attended a Dean’s Roundtable event, Teaching Technology in the Academy: Are We Finally at the Tipping … Continue reading

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Generosity: A Message from the LLNE Membership Committee

By Nicole P. Dyszlewski Because the Service Committee’s Spring project benefits the Rhode Island Department of Corrections Library System and I am a Rhode Island law librarian, I have been receiving the donations here in my office at Roger Williams … Continue reading

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Bringing Books Behind Bars Book Drive

By the LLNE Service Committee In association with the 2016 Spring Law Librarians of New England (LLNE) Meeting, the LLNE Service Committee has organized a book drive for the Rhode Island Department of Corrections library system. The Service Committee has met … Continue reading

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The Spring 2016 LLNE newsletter is up!

You can read the current issue here and check out previous issues here.  In this issue you’ll find information about accessing government information, the Spring LLNE/ABLL meeting, member updates, and all your favorite features like Dear Miss Nomer and What Are … Continue reading

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LLNE members help welcome Ron Wheeler to Boston University

The Boston University School of Law Library held an event to welcome Ron Wheeler, the new director, on March 23rd.  Kyle Courtney joined to help celebrate as Ron met with students, staff, and faculty to introduce himself and his vision … Continue reading

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Education committee update

By Elliot Hibbler It is “Sunshine Week” this week! No, it is not about the weather (the warm temperatures have not correlated with clear days so far) but about open government and freedom of information. This week, we have seen the … Continue reading

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Service Committee Update

By the LLNE Service Committee The Service Committee continues to focus its efforts on making connections and building partnerships with public libraries in the New England. This Spring the co-chairs of the service committee will be presenting a session titled … Continue reading

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AALL Online Advocacy Training

By Anne McDonald and Emilie Benoit AALL’s Government Relations Office is hosting an Online Advocacy Training session on March 9, 2016,  and its annual  Virtual Lobby Day  on March 16, 2016. The 30 minute Online Advocacy Training will cover AALL’s legislative priorities, the … Continue reading

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