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.

NYLI’s Graphic Novel Book Group Now a Subcommittee of LLAGNY’s Education Committee

The luncheon book club met earlier this month and read Blankets by Craig Thompson.  NYLI’s Graphic Novel Book Group has become quite popular and has read titles such as Neil Gaiman and Charles Vess’sStardust,  Persephone, and RX : A Graphic Memoir.

As of September, the book group was officially welcomed as a subcommittee of its LLAGNY’s Education Committee.

Don’t miss […]

By |October 16th, 2019|Announcements, New at NYLI|Comments Off on NYLI’s Graphic Novel Book Group Now a Subcommittee of LLAGNY’s Education Committee

OverDrive eBooks Master Class

Oct 16th 1:30-2:00 pm EST

Join Research Librarian Karen Oesterle to learn all about the ins and outs of our Lexis Digital Library,  a collection of over 500 eBooks from major legal publishers such as Matthew Bender and the ABA as well as the West Academic Nutshell series…all at your fingertips.  This Master Class will provide detailed […]

By |October 14th, 2019|Announcements|Comments Off on OverDrive eBooks Master Class

NYLI Quarterly Newsletter – Fall Issue

Check out the Fall issue of our quarterly newsletter for a quick update on everything that’s been happening here at NYLI.

Read more here.

By |October 9th, 2019|Announcements, New at NYLI|Comments Off on NYLI Quarterly Newsletter – Fall Issue

NYLI Passing Along Cost Savings to Our Members

We know it’s budget season and everyone is tightening their belts and we here at NYLI want to help!  We’re streamlining our fees structure, cutting our costs, and in general, shaking things up!

Here’s what we’ve come up with to ease your financial concerns during this busy time of year.  Effective Nov 1st:

We’re NOT […]

By |October 2nd, 2019|Announcements, New at NYLI|Comments Off on NYLI Passing Along Cost Savings to Our Members

Early Closing on Wednesday Sept 25th

NYLI will be closing at 5:30 pm on Wednesday Sept 25th in order to attend the LLAGNY Fall Soiree.

By |September 25th, 2019|Announcements|Comments Off on Early Closing on Wednesday Sept 25th

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 23rd, 2019|Announcements, New at NYLI|Comments Off on All About NYLI Webinar

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 […]

By |September 16th, 2019|Announcements, New at NYLI|Comments Off on LLMC-Digital Webinar

LLAGNY Book Club September Meeting at NYLI

 
The LLAGNY Book Club will be meeting to discuss White Shoe by John Oller on Tuesday, September 24th from
6 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
The discussion will take place at the New York Law Institute 120 Broadway.

RSVP to Anne LeCard by Friday September 20th
Please bring suggestions for our next selection.
Hope to see you there!
 

 

By |September 11th, 2019|Announcements|Comments Off on LLAGNY Book Club September Meeting at NYLI

NYLI ProQuest Congressional Webinar

September 11th @ 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 […]

By |September 9th, 2019|Announcements, New at NYLI|Comments Off on NYLI ProQuest Congressional Webinar

One-Year Anniversary LawNext Podcast – Top 10 Most Popular Episodes

Take a look at the Top 10 Most Popular Episodes of Bob Ambrogi’s LawNext Podcast by visiting here.

By |September 4th, 2019|News from the Field|Comments Off on One-Year Anniversary LawNext Podcast – Top 10 Most Popular Episodes