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 Holiday Haiku Contest!

In the spirit of the holiday season, Emily Moog and Phoebe Hurtte created a fireplace for NYLI staff to gather round and read a few poems.   Now we’d like to have some haiku* poems to read. The most creative holiday haiku depicting law libraries, law books, legal tech, government documents, or law librarianship will […]

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Happy Thanksgiving!

Happy Thanksgiving from all of us at The New York Law Institute!

By |November 28th, 2019|Announcements|Comments Off on Happy Thanksgiving!

Early Closing for Thanksgiving Holiday at NYLI

NYLI will close at 3:00PM on Wednesday November 27th and will be closed Thursday and Friday, November 28th and 29th, in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday.  We here at the New York Law Institute wish you a happy holiday!

By |November 25th, 2019|Announcements|Comments Off on Early Closing for Thanksgiving Holiday at NYLI

NYLI ProQuest Congressional Webinar

November 20th @ 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 |November 18th, 2019|Announcements, New at NYLI|Comments Off on NYLI ProQuest Congressional Webinar

Fall 2019 LexisNexis Librarian Update hosted at NYLI

LexisNexis Librarian Update Luncheon – Fall 2019
 

 
It’s that time of the year again!
Your NYC LexisNexis Librarian Relations Consultants are hosting their bi-annual Librarian Update Luncheon.
Join us to see the newest enhancements on Lexis Advance and a look at the new Courtlink.
 
Please RSVP and indicate the date you’d like to join us in your email.
 
November 21st , 12:00pm – 1:30pm (Starting promptly at 12:20, Lunch will be provided)
RSVP by November 14th
New York […]

By |November 13th, 2019|Announcements, News from the Field|Comments Off on Fall 2019 LexisNexis Librarian Update hosted at NYLI

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 |November 11th, 2019|Announcements, New at NYLI|Comments Off on All About NYLI Webinar

NYLI Now Has Access to Lexis Practice Advisor

NYLI is thrilled to announce to our members that we now have behind-the-desk access to Practice Advisor® that allows us to search and provide material to members for the cost of the photocopy!
Lexis Practice Advisor® is a practical guidance resource combining strategic information and form tools for attorneys and legal information professionals in transactional practice. At the […]

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Happy Halloween!

Double, double toil and trouble…Let the NYLI staff be your research charm! Happy Halloween everyone!

By |October 31st, 2019|Announcements|Comments Off on Happy Halloween!

LLAGNY Book Club evening meeting at NYLI

LLAGNY BOOK CLUB NOVEMBER DISCUSSION
 
The LLAGNY Book Club will be meeting to discuss The Bad-Ass Librarians of Timbuktu by Joshua Hammer on Wednesday, November 6th from 6 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. The discussion will take place at the New York Law Institute.

RSVP to Anne LeCard by Friday November 1st

Please bring suggestions for our next selection.

Hope to see you there!

By |October 30th, 2019|Announcements, New at NYLI, News from the Field|Comments Off on LLAGNY Book Club evening meeting at NYLI

Librarians at New York Comic Con

NYLI’s Director of Information Technology and Marketing hosted two geeky events earlier this month along with fellow librarian Clara Cabrera.  Both were in conjunction with the 2019 New York Comic Con event.

NYCC Geeky Librarian Meet & Greet + Happy Hour 2019
Costumed and plain-clothed librarians met at METRO: The Metropolitan New York Library Council for a […]

By |October 28th, 2019|Announcements, New at NYLI|Comments Off on Librarians at New York Comic Con