New at NYLI

The New York Law Institute Announces Eversheds Sutherland Librarian Added to Board

For immediate release

Contact: Lucy Curci-Gonzalez

Executive Director

212-732-9695

lcurcigonzalez@nyli.org 

The New York Law Institute Announces Eversheds Sutherland Librarian Added to Board

(New York, NY – December 20, 2019) The New York Law Institute (NYLI), a membership law library, has announced the newest member of their Board of Directors to be well-respected law librarian and Director of Research Services at Eversheds […]

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NYLI Involved in Presidential Impeachment Trial (The Andrew Johnson one, that is!!)

Before the Nixon Watergate scandals , Clinton impeachment and now Trump impeachment trials – one-time New York Law Institute President and founder of New York City – Bar Association William M. Evarts played a key role in the nation’s first impeachment trial – that of President Andrew Johnson […]

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Law Librarianship in the Age of AI

NYLI’s Director of Information Technology & Marketing, Ellyssa Kroski published Law Librarianship in the Age of AI in November with the ALA.  The edited work is written specifically for practicing law librarians who want to be at the forefront of information technology and law libraries and presents contributions from thought leaders such as […]

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NYLI Holiday Haiku Contest!

In the spirit of the holiday season, Emily Moog and Phoebe Hurtte created a fireplace for NYLI staff to gather round and read a few poems.   Now we’d like to have some haiku* poems to read. The most creative holiday haiku depicting law libraries, law books, legal tech, government documents, or law librarianship will […]

By |December 6th, 2019|Announcements, New at NYLI|Comments Off on NYLI Holiday Haiku Contest!

NYLI ProQuest Congressional Webinar

November 20th @ 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 […]

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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 […]

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NYLI Congrats all those who passed the Bar… & just a few more questions for you….

NYLI Congrats all those who passed the Bar…Do you know who Christopher Columbus Langdell is?

 

 
Were you once a 1L, 2L, & finally a 3L? That’s because of Christopher Columbus Langdell!
Did your professors rely on the Socratic method & case law?  Blame Christopher Columbus Langdell!
Standardized test to gain admittance to Law School?  That was Christoph… […]

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NYLI Now Has Access to Lexis Practice Advisor

NYLI is thrilled to announce to our members that we now have behind-the-desk access to Practice Advisor® that allows us to search and provide material to members for the cost of the photocopy!
Lexis Practice Advisor® is a practical guidance resource combining strategic information and form tools for attorneys and legal information professionals in transactional practice. At the […]

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LLAGNY Book Club evening meeting at NYLI

LLAGNY BOOK CLUB NOVEMBER DISCUSSION
 
The LLAGNY Book Club will be meeting to discuss The Bad-Ass Librarians of Timbuktu by Joshua Hammer on Wednesday, November 6th from 6 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. The discussion will take place at the New York Law Institute.

RSVP to Anne LeCard by Friday November 1st

Please bring suggestions for our next selection.

Hope to see you there!

By |October 30th, 2019|Announcements, New at NYLI, News from the Field|Comments Off on LLAGNY Book Club evening meeting at NYLI

Librarians at New York Comic Con

NYLI’s Director of Information Technology and Marketing hosted two geeky events earlier this month along with fellow librarian Clara Cabrera.  Both were in conjunction with the 2019 New York Comic Con event.

NYCC Geeky Librarian Meet & Greet + Happy Hour 2019
Costumed and plain-clothed librarians met at METRO: The Metropolitan New York Library Council for a […]

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