New at NYLI

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

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

New Nutshell eBooks at NYLI!

 We have recently acquired more Nutshell eBooks to add to our growing eBooks collection including the following titles.  All Nutshell digital books are cataloged in our OPAC and are available through our our OverDrive eBooks collection.  Here are the new titles:

·        Consumer Protection Law in a Nutshell 4th edition
·        Criminal Law in a Nutshell 5th edition
·        Death […]

By |November 23rd, 2016|New at NYLI|Comments Off on New Nutshell eBooks at NYLI!

CATALOGING FOR THE NEW AND THE NON-CATALOGER at NYLI

Wondering what the new elements in RDA catalog records look like?  How do you decide if an item is a multi-volume monograph, a serial, or an integrating resource?  Want help loading and analyzing vendor-supplied MARC records or an introduction to “MARCEdit” software?  Join Yael Mandelstam of Fordham University Law Library and Joni Cassidy of […]

By |November 9th, 2016|Announcements, New at NYLI|Comments Off on CATALOGING FOR THE NEW AND THE NON-CATALOGER at NYLI

Records and Briefs at NYLI

Did you know that NYLI has a large collection of Records & Briefs?

Need a copy of a lower court trial decision?
Looking for the original complaint in a case that made it all the way to the Supreme Court?
Do you want to get the actual transcript of a trial?
All of these – and more – may […]

By |November 2nd, 2016|Announcements, New at NYLI|Comments Off on Records and Briefs at NYLI

18 New Nutshell eBooks Added!

We have recently acquired more Nutshell eBooks to add to our growing eBooks collection including the following 18 titles.  All Nutshell digital books are cataloged in our OPAC and are available through our our OverDrive eBooks collection.  Here are the new titles:

Constitutional Law in a Nutshell
Elder Law in a Nutshell
Environmental Law in a Nutshell
Excellence in […]

By |October 19th, 2016|New at NYLI, NYLI Collections|Comments Off on 18 New Nutshell eBooks Added!

20 New Nutshell eBooks Added!

We have recently acquired more Nutshell eBooks to add to our growing eBooks collection including the following 20 titles.  All Nutshell digital books are cataloged in our OPAC and are available through our our OverDrive eBooks collection:

 

·        Federal Civil Jurisdiction in a Nutshell

·        First Amendment Law in a Nutshell

·        Government Contracts in a Nutshell

·        Intellectual […]

By |September 6th, 2016|Announcements, New at NYLI|Comments Off on 20 New Nutshell eBooks Added!

New Matthew Bender eBooks

We have added 2 new Matthew Bender eBook titles to our OverDrive collection. These new additions complement our other offerings in this collection which now number over 400 titles. Our new eBooks include:

 

New York surrogate’s court (Greenbook)
New York Corporation Law (Whitebook)

By |August 17th, 2016|Announcements, New at NYLI|Comments Off on New Matthew Bender eBooks

30 New Nutshells eBooks Added!

We have recently acquired even more Nutshell eBooks to add to our growing eBooks collection including the following 30 titles.  All Nutshell digital books are cataloged in our OPAC and are available through our our OverDrive eBooks collection:

Banking and Financial Institutions Law in a Nutshell
Constitutional Civil Rights in a Nutshell
Construction Law in a Nutshell
Corporate Finance […]

By |August 15th, 2016|Announcements, New at NYLI|Comments Off on 30 New Nutshells eBooks Added!