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.

Martin Luther King Jr. eBooks

The New York Law Institute is closed today in celebration of Martin Luther King Jr Day, but that doesn’t mean that our resources aren’t available to our members! Check out these excellent Martin Luther King Jr. eBooks from our collections.

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NYLI Closing for Martin Luther King Jr. Day

The New York Law Institute will be closed on Monday, January 21, 2019 in celebration of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.  NYLI will reopen on Tuesday, January 22nd at 8:30 AM. Enjoy the holiday!

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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 […]

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Robot Justice

The folks at the Harris County Law Library have put together a great list of articles which:
“describe various ways that AI is being used — and misused — to predict crime, sentence offenders, and determine the likelihood of criminal recidivism. They also explore the limits of AI, the ethics of using AI to mete […]

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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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AI and the future of  law firms Hot Topic Spotlight

Available from our eBook collection, freely available to NYLI members.
Compiled by Lucy Curci-Gonzalez
Data-Driven Law : Data Analytics and the New Legal Services
Edward J. Walter
Data-Driven Law: Data Analytics and the New Legal Services helps legal professionals meet the challenges posed by a data-driven approach to delivering legal services. Its chapters are written by leading experts […]

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Happy New Year!

From all of us here at NYLI…Happy New Year everyone!

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Early Closing for New Year’s Eve

NYLI will be closing early on Monday, December 31st at 3pm and will be closed on Tuesday January 1st for the New Year’s holiday. We will re-open on Wednesday January 2nd.

We here at NYLI wish you a very Happy New Year!

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Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays!

Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays from our family to yours!

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Winner of our Name our NYLI Snow-Person Contest!

We have come to the unanimous decision that Don Boman at Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP has won the NYLI Name our Snow-Person Contest with the exceedingly clever name Kata Logue the Snowman.  Don also submitted an equally clever song to go with his entry.  To the tune of Frosty the Snowman…
Kata Logue […]

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