NYLI News

Building a better law firm: People, process and technology

Lance Odegard, director of National Technology for Thomson Reuters, writes for Thomson Reuters Forum Magazine about improving law firm efficiency:
“The technological innovations that enable law firms to improve their efficiency and lower costs to clients can’t be taken in a vacuum. Too often, firms seize onto the latest shiny tech trinket – only to […]

By |October 18th, 2017|News from the Field|Comments Off on Building a better law firm: People, process and technology

The State of Law Library eBooks 2017-18 Part One: The Landscape

We have an article series that is being published in the excellent LLRX online journal. Part One is live now: The State of Law Library eBooks 2017-18 Part One: The Landscape.
“This article will describe the current landscape of eBooks relevant to the law library field, the benefits and challenges of offering eBooks in law […]

By |October 16th, 2017|Announcements, New at NYLI, News from the Field|Comments Off on The State of Law Library eBooks 2017-18 Part One: The Landscape

LLAGNY CLE Program for Deliberate Solos at NYLI

The New York Law Institute is pleased to announce that it will be hosting a program in partnership with LLAGNY and Deliberate Solos:
NY CLE Program
October  18, 2017 6:00-7:30 p.m.
New York Law Institute
120 Broadway Room 932
All attorney attendees will receive one (1) New York Skills credit
RSVP Deadline: October 16th
Please send your RSVP by October 16 to […]

By |October 11th, 2017|Announcements, New at NYLI|Comments Off on LLAGNY CLE Program for Deliberate Solos at NYLI

NYLI Services New Staff Orientation 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 9th, 2017|Announcements, New at NYLI|Comments Off on NYLI Services New Staff Orientation Webinar

Summer Conference Recap: Fresh Library Inspiration for the New Season

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The AALL just released it’s CFP’s for next year’s annual conference.  If you’re looking for inspiration for your session proposal, be sure to check out this excellent conference summary from the folks at Vable.
“It’s that time of year again. The stores are filled with tempting stationery supplies, the weather is turning a little […]

By |October 4th, 2017|News from the Field|Comments Off on Summer Conference Recap: Fresh Library Inspiration for the New Season

NYLI ProQuest Congressional Webinar

October 4th @ 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 States […]

By |October 2nd, 2017|Announcements, New at NYLI|Comments Off on NYLI ProQuest Congressional 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 2018 NYLI dues or are considering adding NYLI membership in the coming year, please contact Executive Director Lucy […]

By |September 27th, 2017|Announcements|Comments Off on It’s Annual Budget Season!

Access to CCH-IntelliConnect for NYLI Members

Earlier this year, NYLI added CCH-IntelliConnect with The CCH Standard Federal Tax Reporter and New York State Tax Reports to our electronic resources. It is currently available for in-house use only. If you can’t come to the Institute to use the database our Reference Librarians will be happy to do the research and/or pull documents to send […]

By |September 25th, 2017|Announcements, New at NYLI|Comments Off on Access to CCH-IntelliConnect for NYLI Members

Budgeting to Maximize ROI

Alex West, Senior Vice President at Feit Consulting writes about the library budget and provides an excellent checklist of budget items to consider adding or changing in your 2018 Budget including:

ERM (Electronic Resource management system): If your firm doesn’t already have an ERM, it may be time. Read more here.
Content Aggregators: Influencing […]

By |September 20th, 2017|News from the Field|Comments Off on Budgeting to Maximize ROI

NYLI Services New Staff Orientation 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 18th, 2017|Announcements, New at NYLI|Comments Off on NYLI Services New Staff Orientation Webinar