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 ProQuest Congressional Webinar

April 17th @ 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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2019 Legal Peeps Online Contest Winner Announced!

We are happy to announce that the winner of our Legal Peeps contest and recipient of the $25 Starbucks gift card is…
Peeps March
Jana Felberbaum
Research Services Coordinator
Loeb & Loeb LLP
345 Park Avenue | New York, NY 10154

See other entries here.
Congratulations Jana and thank you to all of our participants!!

By |April 10th, 2019|Announcements|Comments Off on 2019 Legal Peeps Online Contest Winner Announced!

Local Author Researches Book at NYLI

Bryan R. Dunlap, author of The Boys from Canaan: Making it and Losing It in the New Republic, a book about the lives of Thomas and Henry Warner is utilizing the collection at The New York Law Institute to research 19th century historical topics for his next book.

By |April 8th, 2019|Announcements, New at NYLI|Comments Off on Local Author Researches Book at NYLI

Current Developments in Blockchain Technology and Cryptocurrency Regulation Event at NYLI

Last week NYLI hosted LLAGNY’s Deliberate Solos event titled Current Developments in Blockchain Technology and Cryptocurrency Regulation with engaging presentations from speakers Chris Mitchell and Courtney Toiaivao. NY State MCLE credit was provided by the LLAGNY Outreach Programs Committee, which is certified by the New York State Continuing Legal Education Board to […]

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Cybersecurity and Law Hot Topic Spotlight

Available from our eBook collection, freely available to NYLI members.
Compiled by Lucy Curci-Gonzalez
The ABA Cybersecurity Handbook
Jill Deborah Rhodes, Robert S Litt 

The ABA Cybersecurity Handbook: A Resource for Attorneys, Law Firms and Business Professionals, Second Edition is published by the ABA Cybersecurity Legal Task Force which is composed of ABA members with expertise in cybersecurity as […]

By |April 1st, 2019|Announcements, New at NYLI|Comments Off on Cybersecurity and Law Hot Topic Spotlight

Final Days of the Legal Peeps Online Contest

Photo of 2017 Peeps contest winner Constitutional Peeps submitted by Jeanine McPartlin.

Just a friendly reminder to get your entry in for our online legal Peeps contest! We invite you, our members to get creative and design your best law-related Peeps diorama for our online contest and send us your photo. What’s at stake? Well, not just props […]

By |March 27th, 2019|Announcements, New at NYLI|Comments Off on Final Days of the Legal Peeps Online Contest

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 |March 25th, 2019|Announcements|Comments Off on All About NYLI Webinar

NYLI Quarterly Newsletter – Spring Issue

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

Read more here.

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A Day in My Law Library Life,” Circa 2018

Inspired by “‘A Day in My Law Library Life,’ Circa 1997,” this compilation featured in the latest issue of Law Library Journal by Scott Frey collects descriptions of a day in the lives of law librarians in 2018. The descriptions provide a current snapshot and historical record of the law library profession, with similarities […]

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New access to GAO Reports at NYLI

We are very pleased to announce that we now have access to the GAO (Government Accountability Office) reports via HeinOnline.  We make HeinOnline available to NYLI members on-site and also remotely to firms of 50 or fewer attorneys, non-profit organizations, and government agencies.  GAO’s reports and testimonies give Congress, federal agencies, and the public […]

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