Category Archives: Committee News

Archives Committee update

By Ron Oppenheim Greetings, LLNEers!  This abbreviated post is focused on you, the member/user/history-seeker.  We’ve got some ideas bubbling about content we’d like to show you that we are still tinkering with a bit and, in the interim, we wanted … Continue reading

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Education Committee Update

By Ellen Frentzen & Elliot Hibbler As we’re writing this, Elliott has finished up a proposal  for an AALL/Bloomberg BNA Continuing Education Grant to fund an exciting new continuing education series from LLNE. More details coming soon! Planning for the … Continue reading

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Massachusetts UELMA Update

By Emilie Benoit and Anne McDonald, Co-Chairs, LLNE Government Relations Committee As noted in our July, 2015 blog, the Massachusetts UELMA bill  H. 43 was reported favorably out of the House Judiciary Committee following its May 27th hearing, and is now in … Continue reading

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Archives committee updates

With summer officially behind us, the Archives & History Committee is ready to get started on its agenda for the year.  We’ve got a number of things planned, many of which would benefit from member input! First and foremost, we’ll … Continue reading

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LLNE Fall Meeting Update

By the Planning Committee This year’s Fall LLNE meeting Successfully Supporting & Igniting Innovation is being hosted by the staff of the Roger Williams University School of Law Library and is being held in Bristol, RI. If you have never … Continue reading

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Fall Meeting Service Project: Helping Out is as Easy as Pi

Who: You, as an individual and/or your library What: Help the Girls Who Code Club at Rochambeau Library! How: There are a couple of ways to help: Buy a Raspberry Pi on Amazon and bring it to the fall meeting … Continue reading

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Fall Meeting Plenary Speaker Announced

The LLNE Fall Meeting Planning Committee is excited to announce Margaret Hagan as our plenary speaker for the upcoming Fall meeting at Roger Williams University School of Law in Bristol, RI. In keeping with the theme on innovation, we will … Continue reading

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Invitation to Innovation

Innovation surrounds our profession. Constant changes in legal technology, the practice of law, librarianship, information politics, and organizational culture often represent tremendous creativity and innovation. You are cordially invited to join us for the LLNE Fall Meeting titled Successfully Supporting & … Continue reading

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Service Committee Update

By the LLNE Service Committee Earlier this summer the Service Committee launches its legal research web portal aimed at public librarians, LLNE Legal Link. It got a great reception at AALL in Philadelphia and the Committee hopes to continue expanding … Continue reading

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Government Relations update: American Association of Law Libraries sends letter to President Obama on Qualifications of Next Librarian of Congress

Press release Contact: Cara Schillinger Director of Membership, Marketing, and Communications 312.205.8020 cschillinger@aall.org CHICAGO, August 3, 2015 — The American Association of Law Libraries (AALL) today submitted a letter to U.S. President Barack Obama recommending he nominate a visionary leader … Continue reading

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