Category Archives: Member News

LLNE Members Speaking at New England Clinical Conference this Friday!

 The New England Clinical Conference is being held this Friday (10/12) in Providence, RI. I am especially proud because a panel of law librarians (all members of LLNE!) will be presenting at it. Jordan Jefferson from Yale Law School, Anne … Continue reading

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Announcing the LLNE Listening Tour! Robert DeFabrizio wants to hear from you!

An announcement from our Vice-President/President-Elect… The legal profession, including firms, libraries, and schools are in the midst of change. Technological advances, such as AI and data analytics, new processes, such as knowledge management, coupled with client demands are bringing unprecedented … Continue reading

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*** Extended Deadline*** LLNE Logo Design Contest

The LLNE Logo Design Contest has extended its deadline! New submission date is May 22, 2018. The Law Librarians of New England seek a new logo and we are thrilled to find the artistic talent within our membership or someone … Continue reading

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LLNE’s 2017 AALL Award Winners

The LLNE Membership Development Committee would like to recognize the following LLNE members who have won awards granted by AALL: AALL Spectrum Article of the Year: Pat Newcombe, Western New England University School of Law Library LexisNexis/John R. Johnson Memorial … Continue reading

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LLNE Makes Its Voice Heard at Meeting regarding Massachusetts Appellate Decisions

On June 26th, the Reporter of Judicial Decisions for Massachusetts held a listening session for stakeholders to voice concerns about the possibility of decisions from the Massachusetts Appeals Court and Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court to an online format.  Various LLNE … Continue reading

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Kyle Courtney wins Knight grant

LLNE member and past president Kyle Courtney has won a Knight grant for his program, “Can I Fair Use It? Crowdsourcing Fair Use Knowledge.”  Kyle is very excited to be working with the Harvard Law Library’s Innovation Lab and argues … 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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LLNE Members’ Leadership Potential Recognized by AALL

The January 2016 issue of the AALL E-Newsletter announced the participants for this year’s AALL Leadership Academy. The LLNE Executive Board is pleased to acknowledge the five LLNE members selected to participate in this year’s academy: • Claire DeMarco • … Continue reading

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LLNE President Melinda Kent quoted in Boston Globe article on public access to court records

Melinda Kent, LLNE’s president, recently testified in the recent June 15th public hearing before the Trial Court Public Access to Court Records Committee to provide comment concerning the public’s access to publicly available court case records. You may read her … Continue reading

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LLNE Members Receive AALL Awards!

Congratulations to our LLNE members who received Awards from AALL! Law Library Publications Award (Print Division): Laurel Davis and Lily Olson (Boston College) for The Law in Postcards AALL/LexisNexis Call for Papers Award (Open Division): Nicole Dyszlewski (Roger Williams) as … Continue reading

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