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.

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.

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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 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

To Our Friends and Colleagues Affected by Hurricane Dorian

NYLI is very concerned about our members, friends, and colleagues in the southeast, currently in the path of Hurricane Dorian.   We offer our support and resources for any  member firms affected by this storm.   Please contact us at library@nyli.org and let us know how we can help, we are here for you.   If there is […]

By |September 3rd, 2019|Announcements|Comments Off on To Our Friends and Colleagues Affected by Hurricane Dorian

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 2020 NYLI dues or are considering adding NYLI membership in the coming year, please contact Executive Director Lucy […]

By |September 3rd, 2019|Announcements, New at NYLI|Comments Off on It’s Annual Budget Season!

Labor Day Closing

We will close early on Friday, August 30th at 3pm and will be closed on Monday, September 2nd in honor of Labor Day.  We will re-open at 8:30am on Tuesday, September 3rd.

Happy Labor Day everyone!

By |August 28th, 2019|Announcements|Comments Off on Labor Day Closing

Listen up: why we can’t get enough of audiobooks

Steven Poole at The Guardian discusses the appeal and state of the market of audiobooks:

 
Are audiobooks the new… books? It was recently revealed that audiobook sales rocketed by 43% in 2018, while those of print books declined (by 5%) for the first time in five years.
 

Read more here.

By |August 26th, 2019|News from the Field|Comments Off on Listen up: why we can’t get enough of audiobooks