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.

The New York Law Institute Announces Emily M. Moog as new Research Librarian

For immediate release
Contact: Ellyssa Kroski
Director of Information Technology
646-274-0756
ekroski@nyli.org 

The New York Law Institute Announces Emily M. Moog as new Research Librarian

(New York, NY – October 23, 2018) The New York Law Institute (NYLI), a membership law library, has announced that former Carter Ledyard & Milburn LLP librarian, Emily M. Moog will join the Institute as its new […]

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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 |October 22nd, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on All About NYLI Webinar

Congressional Research Service Reports Now Available Online

For the first time, the Library of Congress is providing Congressional Research Service (CRS) reports to the public. The reports are available online at crsreports.congress.gov. Created by experts in CRS, the reports present a legislative perspective on topics such as agriculture policy, counterterrorism operations, banking regulation, veteran’s issues and much more.

By |October 17th, 2018|News from the Field|Comments Off on Congressional Research Service Reports Now Available Online

NYLI ProQuest Congressional Webinar

October 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 […]

By |October 15th, 2018|Announcements|Comments Off on NYLI ProQuest Congressional Webinar

The Keepers – A New Library-Oriented NPR & Podcast Series

The Kitchen Sisters have launched a new series — The Keepers — stories of activist archivists, rogue librarians, curators, collectors and historians. Keepers of the culture and the cultures and collections they keep. Guardians of history, large and small. Protectors of the free flow of information and ideas.

Read more here.

By |October 10th, 2018|News from the Field|Comments Off on The Keepers – A New Library-Oriented NPR & Podcast Series

GDPR Hot Topic Spotlight from NYLI’s eBook Collection

Compiled by Lucy Curci-Gonzalez
Understanding the New European Data Protection Rules
Paul Lambert
Compared to the US, European data and privacy protection rules seem Draconian. The European rules apply to any enterprise doing business in the EU. The new rules are far more stringent than the last set. This book is a quick guide to the directives […]

By |October 8th, 2018|Announcements, NYLI Collections|Comments Off on GDPR Hot Topic Spotlight from NYLI’s eBook Collection

New York Comic Con Events

This year NYLI’s Director of IT, Ellyssa Kroski will be co-hosting two events at the annual New York Comic Con events, please join us.

NYCC Geeky Librarian Meet & Greet + Happy Hour
Friday October 5th at 4pm
Meet us at METRO (599 11th Avenue, 8th floor) for a geeky librarian meet and greet and tour of […]

By |October 3rd, 2018|Announcements, New at NYLI|Comments Off on New York Comic Con Events

NYLI’s Graphic Novel Book Group

NYLI’s Graphic Novel Book Group will read ‘A Contract With God,’ by Will Eisner for their next meeting and will meet on Oct 9th.  Contact Eileen Dolan for more info.

By |October 1st, 2018|Announcements|Comments Off on NYLI’s Graphic Novel Book Group

New York’s Legal Landmarks Author Talk at NYLI

Tuesday, October 9th 6pm
Please RSVP to Ralph Caiazzo

Author Robert Pigott will present and informative and fun slideshow on his book, New York’s Legal Landmarks. New York City is incredibly rich in locations of significance in legal history. New York’s Legal Landmarks is a historical guidebook to those locations for lawyers or anyone with an […]

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NYLI ProQuest Congressional Webinar

September 26th @ 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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