Ellyssa

About Ellyssa

Ellyssa is the Director of Information Technology at the New York Law Institute as well as an award-winning editor and author of 35 books including Law Librarianship in the Digital Age for which she won the AALL's 2014 Joseph L. Andrews Legal Literature Award. Her ten-book technology series, The Tech Set won the ALA's Best Book in Library Literature Award in 2011. She is a librarian, an adjunct faculty member at Pratt Institute, and an international conference speaker.

New York Comic Con Events

This year NYLI’s Director of IT, Ellyssa Kroski will be co-hosting two events at the annual New York Comic Con events, please join us.

NYCC Geeky Librarian Meet & Greet + Happy Hour
Friday October 5th at 4pm
Meet us at METRO (599 11th Avenue, 8th floor) for a geeky librarian meet and greet and tour of […]

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NYLI’s Graphic Novel Book Group

NYLI’s Graphic Novel Book Group will read ‘A Contract With God,’ by Will Eisner for their next meeting and will meet on Oct 9th.  Contact Eileen Dolan for more info.

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New York’s Legal Landmarks Author Talk at NYLI

Tuesday, October 9th 6pm
Please RSVP to Ralph Caiazzo

Author Robert Pigott will present and informative and fun slideshow on his book, New York’s Legal Landmarks. New York City is incredibly rich in locations of significance in legal history. New York’s Legal Landmarks is a historical guidebook to those locations for lawyers or anyone with an […]

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NYLI ProQuest Congressional Webinar

September 26th @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm Eastern

Optimize your federal legislative history research with ProQuest Congressional
The Library of the New York Law Institute offers web-based training sessions to help you discover new resources and enhance your research with Proquest Congressional, the premier electronic service for access to the activities and publications of the United […]

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How Artificial Intelligence is Transforming Legal Research

David Lat writes for Above the Law about how “Technology and innovation are transforming the legal profession in manifold ways”.
“The importance of legal research persists, but how it’s conducted is constantly advancing and evolving. Just as attorneys who used hard-copy books for all of their legal research would be amazed by online legal research […]

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LLMC-Digital Webinar

Webinar times are: Eastern Time

Optimize your records and briefs research with LLMC-Digital

The Library of the New York Law Institute offers web-based training sessions to help you discover new resources and enhance your research with LLMC-Digital, an extensive archive of historical primary and specialized legal materials covering the U.S. federal and state governments, the British […]

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NYLI’s $15 Million eBook Collection

Here at The New York Law Institute, we strive to provide the most valuable, cutting-edge resources and services for our members.  To that end we are now offering NYLI members over 160,000 eBooks valued at just over $15 million!!  We hope that this will provide much-needed and timely resources as well as pass along […]

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All About NYLI Webinar

The New York Law Institute now offers members a variety of resources and services including 2 eBooks collections providing access to over 160,000 eBook titles. We offer the entire West Academic Nutshells series in eBook format, hundreds of ABA titles, and Mathew Bender legal treatises.  We also offer access to valuable electronic resources such as […]

By |September 10th, 2018|Announcements|Comments Off on All About NYLI Webinar

It’s Annual Budget Season!

It’s annual budget season. We here at NYLI support the strategy of filling content gaps and saving on costs by joining a membership library such as The New York Law Institute!  If you need your firm’s projected 2019 NYLI dues or are considering adding NYLI membership in the coming year, please contact Executive Director Lucy […]

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Happy Labor Day

The New York Law Institute will be closed closed on Monday, September 3, 2018 in observance of the Labor Day national holiday.  NYLI will reopen at 8:30 AM on Tuesday the 4th of September.

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