Announcements

NYLI Will Close Tomorrow

The New York Law Institute library will be closed tomorrow, Tuesday, March 14, 2017, due to severe weather of heavy snow and blizzard conditions predicted for the New York City area.
NYLI cannot fulfill book loan and document delivery requests tomorrow and late fees for Tuesday, March 14, 2017 will be waived.
Weather permitting, NYLI will […]

By |March 13th, 2017|Announcements|Comments Off on NYLI Will Close Tomorrow

New Book from NYLI’s Director of IT

On March 1st, NYLI’s Director of IT Ellyssa Kroski published a new book with the American Library Association titled The Makerspace Librarian’s Sourcebook which aims to be an essential all-in-one guidebook to the maker realm written specifically for librarians.  It will inspire readers through practical projects that they can implement in their libraries right now. […]

By |March 13th, 2017|Announcements|Comments Off on New Book from NYLI’s Director of IT

National Library Week Legal Peeps Online Contest

Photo: Gallagher Law Library blog

We are hosting an online legal Peeps contest! We invite you, our members to get creative and design your best law-related Peeps diorama for our online contest and send us your photo. What’s at stake? Well, not just props for the best Peep pic, but a whopping $25 gift card for […]

By |February 27th, 2017|Announcements, New at NYLI|Comments Off on National Library Week Legal Peeps Online Contest

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

NYLI Closed for President’s Day

The New York Law Institute will be closed on Monday, February 20, 2017 in observance of the Presidents’ Day national holiday and will reopen on Tuesday, February 21st at 8:30 AM.

By |February 15th, 2017|Announcements|Comments Off on NYLI Closed for President’s Day

NYLI OverDrive Collection Webinar

February 8th 1:30-2:00 pm EST

The New York Law Institute now offers members direct free access to a collection of over 500 eBooks from major legal publishers Matthew Bender and the ABA through their new OverDrive Collection.  This collection also includes 116 West Academic Nutshells eBooks.

Join Research Librarian Karen Oesterle to learn more about this exciting […]

By |February 6th, 2017|Announcements|Comments Off on NYLI OverDrive Collection Webinar

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 |January 23rd, 2017|Announcements|Comments Off on LLMC-Digital Webinar

NYLI Closed for Martin Luther King Jr. Day

The New York Law Institute will be closed on Monday, January 16 for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day 2016.  NYLI will reopen on Tuesday, January 17th at 8:30 AM. Enjoy the holiday!

By |January 11th, 2017|Announcements|Comments Off on NYLI Closed for Martin Luther King Jr. Day

We now have NYLJ Cases (ALM) from 1989 to the Present

We have recently upgraded our Lexis contract to include even more resources for our NYLI members:
The New York Law Journal (ALM) is the key legal periodical for NY-area attorneys and law libraries.  It includes current New York legal news, decisions, columns, personalized practice areas, firm news, court information, and public notices.  The NY Law Institute subscribes […]

By |January 5th, 2017|Announcements, New at NYLI|Comments Off on We now have NYLJ Cases (ALM) from 1989 to the Present

Career Advice from the Director of NYLI

NYLI’s Executive Director, Lucy Curci-Gonzalez is spotlighted in this AALL Spectrum feature article, Fast-Tracking Your Legal Industry Career by Catherine M. Monte. The article includes a brief overview of her career and some tips for those interested in library directorships. Interviews with four other law librarians are also included.

Read the full article here

By |January 3rd, 2017|Announcements, News from the Field|Comments Off on Career Advice from the Director of NYLI