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.

Artificial Intelligence And IP (Part I)

Krista L. Cox writes for Above the Law about Artificial Intelligence And IP in the first of a multipart series of articles.
“AI today is pretty incredible and prevalent in everyday interactions, from using Apple’s Siri as a personal assistant to interacting with Amazon’s Alexa at home to using chatbots on social media. As better […]

By |May 20th, 2019|News from the Field|Comments Off on Artificial Intelligence And IP (Part I)

LLAGNY Book Club Hosted at NYLI

On Tuesday The New York Law Institute hosted the inaugural LLAGNY Book club, formed by the Education committee.  The group discussed Susan Orlean’s The Library Book as its first title.

By |May 16th, 2019|Announcements, New at NYLI, News from the Field|Comments Off on LLAGNY Book Club Hosted at NYLI

Open Government Guide

The folks at the Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press have put together the Open Government Guide which is a complete compendium of information on every state’s open records and open meetings laws. Each state’s section is arranged according to a standard outline, making it easy to compare laws in various states.  The Open […]

By |May 15th, 2019|News from the Field|Comments Off on Open Government Guide

Summer Associates Welcome at The New York Law Institute!

It’s that time of year again, and The New York Law Institute would like to welcome summer associates to enjoy free access to our facilities and resources. All summer associates working at NYLI member organizations are invited to access NYLI from May through August either online or onsite to conduct their research. We welcome […]

By |May 13th, 2019|Announcements, New at NYLI|Comments Off on Summer Associates Welcome at The New York Law Institute!

Announcing the LLAGNY Book Club! Hosted at NYLI

The Education committee is starting a LLAGNY Book club. The inaugural book will be Susan Orlean’s The Library Book.

The discussion will be held at the New York Law Institute on May 14, 2019 at 6pm. If you would like to attend, please RSVP by Monday, May 13th to Mary Matuszak (Matuszakm@dany.nyc.gov).

The second book will […]

By |May 8th, 2019|Announcements, New at NYLI|Comments Off on Announcing the LLAGNY Book Club! Hosted at NYLI

LLAGNY’s Birthday – Celebrating 80 years of Sharing our Talents!

Our Reference Librarian Emily Moog has published an article in LLAGNY’s Law Lines titled LLAGNY’s Birthday – Celebrating 80 years of Sharing our Talents!:
“LLAGNY is officially an octogenarian !  Former LLAGNY Presidents Janice Henderson and John Davey organized a fabulous talent show to help celebrate this milestone.  Like the librarian profession it celebrated, the talent […]

By |May 7th, 2019|Announcements, News from the Field|Comments Off on LLAGNY’s Birthday – Celebrating 80 years of Sharing our Talents!

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 |May 6th, 2019|Announcements|Comments Off on LLMC-Digital Webinar

LLAGNY Annual Student Breakfast and Library Tour

Network! Visit law libraries! Meet law librarians in the field!
Please join us for the LLAGNY Annual Student Breakfast and Library Tours on Wednesday, May 8th, 2019, 8:30 am to 12:30 pm.
The program begins with breakfast at 8:30am at the
New York Law Institute
120 Broadway Suite 932, New York, NY 10271
and continues with law library tours […]

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NYLI’s Graphic Novel Book Group

NYLI’s Graphic Novel Book Group read RX, for their meet up in April and will be meeting again this month..  Contact Eileen Dolan for more info.

By |May 1st, 2019|Announcements, New at NYLI|Comments Off on NYLI’s Graphic Novel Book Group

NYLI at SLA-NY Speed Mentoring Event

Our Executive Director, Lucy Curci-Gonzalez took part in an SLA-NY chapter Speed Mentoring event last week.

By |April 29th, 2019|New at NYLI|Comments Off on NYLI at SLA-NY Speed Mentoring Event