NYLI News

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 |April 17th, 2017|Announcements, New at NYLI|Comments Off on Summer Associates Welcome at The New York Law Institute!

Good Friday Early Closing

The New York Law Institute will close at 2 PM , April 14, 2017, for Good Friday.  NYLI will reopen Monday, April 17th, at 8:30 AM.

By |April 12th, 2017|Announcements|Comments Off on Good Friday Early Closing

LexisNexis Librarian Luncheon

We’ll be hosting a luncheon next week on Thursday April 20th from 12 pm – 1:30 pm that you won’t want to miss…
Your NYC LexisNexis Librarian Relations Consultants are hosting their bi-annual Librarian Update Luncheon. 
 
Join us to see the latest enhancements on Lexis Advance as well as take a tour of one of our […]

By |April 10th, 2017|Announcements|Comments Off on LexisNexis Librarian Luncheon

Legal Peeps Online Contest Winner Announced!

We are happy to announce that the winner of our Legal Peeps contest and recipient of the $25 Starbucks gift card is…
Constitutional Peeps

Submitted by:

Jeanine McPartlin
Associate Librarian
CARTER LEDYARD & MILBURN LLP
Two Wall Street | New York, New York 10005

 

Congratulations Jeanine and thank you to all of our participants!!

By |April 6th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Legal Peeps Online Contest Winner Announced!

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 |April 3rd, 2017|Announcements|Comments Off on LLMC-Digital Webinar

Librarians in Power

Greg Lambert of 3 Geeks and a Law Blog wrote a piece on the importance of leadership in the library. Librarians know the resources, capabilities, and needs of their libraries unlike anyone else. So why not put them in control? The library under the command of a c-level librarian leads to positive change. He […]

By |March 29th, 2017|News from the Field|Comments Off on Librarians in Power

NYLI ProQuest Congressional Webinar

March 29th @ 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 |March 27th, 2017|Announcements|Comments Off on NYLI ProQuest Congressional Webinar

Adaptability is Everything

It’s already old news that tech innovation leads to rapid change, but how to deal with it is perhaps something we’re all still working on. Over at My Shingle, Carolyn Elefant wrote up a blog post on solos’ (and everyone else’s) need to embrace new knowledge. She gives some great examples of how growth […]

By |March 22nd, 2017|News from the Field|Comments Off on Adaptability is Everything

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 100,000 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 Proquest […]

By |March 20th, 2017|Announcements|Comments Off on NYLI Services New Staff Orientation Webinar

NYLI Board Member to Speak at St John’s Library School

NYLI Board member and author of the popular blog Dewey B Strategic Jean O’Grady will give the William A. Gillard Lecture at her alma mater, St. John’s University Division of Library and Information Science. “Has the Librarian-ship Sailed? Redefining the Profession in a Post-Google World” will address the dramatic impact of intelligent machines on […]

By |March 15th, 2017|Announcements, News from the Field|Comments Off on NYLI Board Member to Speak at St John’s Library School