NYLI News

How Artificial Intelligence is Transforming Legal Research

David Lat writes for Above the Law about how “Technology and innovation are transforming the legal profession in manifold ways”.
“The importance of legal research persists, but how it’s conducted is constantly advancing and evolving. Just as attorneys who used hard-copy books for all of their legal research would be amazed by online legal research […]

By |September 19th, 2018|News from the Field|Comments Off on How Artificial Intelligence is Transforming Legal Research

LLMC-Digital Webinar

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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 17th, 2018|Announcements, New at NYLI|Comments Off on LLMC-Digital Webinar

NYLI’s $15 Million eBook Collection

Here at The New York Law Institute, we strive to provide the most valuable, cutting-edge resources and services for our members.  To that end we are now offering NYLI members over 160,000 eBooks valued at just over $15 million!!  We hope that this will provide much-needed and timely resources as well as pass along […]

By |September 12th, 2018|Announcements, New at NYLI|Comments Off on NYLI’s $15 Million eBook Collection

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 10th, 2018|Announcements|Comments Off on All About NYLI Webinar

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 2019 NYLI dues or are considering adding NYLI membership in the coming year, please contact Executive Director Lucy […]

By |September 5th, 2018|Announcements, New at NYLI|Comments Off on It’s Annual Budget Season!

Happy Labor Day

The New York Law Institute will be closed closed on Monday, September 3, 2018 in observance of the Labor Day national holiday.  NYLI will reopen at 8:30 AM on Tuesday the 4th of September.

By |September 3rd, 2018|Announcements|Comments Off on Happy Labor Day

NYLI closes early Fri 8/31 and will be closed Labor Day Mon 9/3

The New York Law Institute will close at 3:00 PM on Friday, August 31, 2018 and will be closed on Monday, September 3, 2018 in observance of the Labor Day national holiday. NYLI will reopen at 8:30 AM on Tuesday the 4th of September.

By |August 29th, 2018|Announcements|Comments Off on NYLI closes early Fri 8/31 and will be closed Labor Day Mon 9/3

Research Librarian / Legal Information Specialist Position, New York Law Institute

The New York Law Institute is recruiting for a Research Librarian/Legal Information Specialist.  This critical position provides legal, business, and general information services to NYLI’s members using print, historical, and electronic resources. The successful candidate will work in collaboration with the Executive Director and Senior Research Librarian to support NYLI’s mission.

Located in Manhattan’s financial district, […]

By |August 27th, 2018|Announcements, New at NYLI|Comments Off on Research Librarian / Legal Information Specialist Position, New York Law Institute

Implementing Opportunities for Self-Evaluation

Cassie Dubay at RIPS Law Librarian Blog is writing a three-part series on self-evaluation entitled Implementing Opportunities for Self-Evaluation which she explains could be helpful with new attorneys or summer associates.
“Example questions include:

What is a secondary source?
Name one specific title of a secondary source you have heard of or have used.
The citation “Pub. L. […]

By |August 22nd, 2018|News from the Field|Comments Off on Implementing Opportunities for Self-Evaluation

ALM Releases Report on Artificial Intelligence in Law Firms

Jean O’Grady writes for Dewey B Strategic about a new report from American Lawyer Media entitled Law Firms Need Intelligence to Stay in the game.
“The report highlights the risks of law firm complacency in ignoring AI as corporate clients both embrace AI themselves and seek out alternative legal research providers which are leveraging AI […]

By |August 20th, 2018|News from the Field|Comments Off on ALM Releases Report on Artificial Intelligence in Law Firms