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It’s “White Shoe” at LLAGNY’s Book Club – with author John Oller in attendance…all at NYLI !

LLAGNY’s third book club offering explored the world of law firms, as they were in the turn of the 20th Century, and when the rules of law firm management were set in place by Paul Cravath.

And, as an added bonus, author John Oller attended and took part in the conversation, answered questions and signed […]

By |October 7th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on It’s “White Shoe” at LLAGNY’s Book Club – with author John Oller in attendance…all at NYLI !

Reach out… NYLI…now has greater access to borrow for you !

We have a new agreement with OCLC that allows NYLI to borrow from other institutions…..  Reach out… as we now has greater access to borrow for you !!!

Fee will only be $20 plus any delivery cost incurred…

Just one more way that NYLI is A legacy library offering leading-edge services !!

By |September 30th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Reach out… NYLI…now has greater access to borrow for you !

Sex, Drugs & Rock: LLAGNY Book Club Rolls on with Patti Smith’s Just Kids

My colleague Sarah Dowson & I cover LLAGNY’s last book club selection “Just Kids” by Patty Smith… check out our Law Lines article here….

By |September 25th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Sex, Drugs & Rock: LLAGNY Book Club Rolls on with Patti Smith’s Just Kids

Henry Brockholst Livingston……Hey, Where’s my musical?

Wartime aide-de-camp to George Washington?

Involvement with Aaron Burr?

Fatal Duel in New Jersey?

No, it’s not the guy on the ten-dollar bill, founder of The NY Post, and subject of Broadway’s phenomenal hit.

It’s Henry Brockholst Livingston (1757-1823), U.S. Supreme Court Justice and participant in a 1798 duel that killed James Jones!

 

But Brockholst, as he preferred to […]

By |September 18th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Henry Brockholst Livingston……Hey, Where’s my musical?

LLAGNY/SLA-NY Host AALL/SLA Conference Experience Event at NYLI

LLAGNY and SLA-NY are hosting a joint education program recapping the programs, highlighting the takeaways, and engaging colleagues in conversation about the profession among those who attended the AALL and SLA CLEVELAND conferences as well as those who did not.

Save the date – July 22, 2019 at 6pm at the New York Law Institute, 120 Broadway.

Registration link here.

By |July 15th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on LLAGNY/SLA-NY Host AALL/SLA Conference Experience Event at NYLI

BUSTED!! Librarian discovers the identities of two New York Law Institute statues !!

Post authored by Emily Moog

NYLI Research Librarian Emily Moog was reviewing 19th Century newspapers regarding its history when she discovered the identities of the two unknown busts residing in its reading room

They are James T. Brady and Francis Brockhoist Cutting !

 
James T. Brady bust currently at NYLI and painting by Joseph Alexander Ames, 1869, The […]

By |June 19th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on BUSTED!! Librarian discovers the identities of two New York Law Institute statues !!

National Library Week Legal Peeps Online Contest

Photo of 2017 Peeps contest winner Constitutional Peeps submitted by Jeanine McPartlin.

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 […]

By |February 27th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on National Library Week Legal Peeps Online Contest

NYLI Closed for President’s Day

The New York Law Institute will be closed on Monday, February 18, 2019 in observance of the Presidents’ Day national holiday and will reopen on Tuesday, February 20th at 8:30 AM.

By |February 13th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on NYLI Closed for President’s Day

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 […]

By |October 22nd, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on All About NYLI Webinar

NYLI Closing for Independence Day

The New York Law Institute will close early at 3pm on Tuesday, July 3rd and will be closed for the July 4th holiday, reopening Thursday, July 5th at 8:30 am.

Happy Fourth of July!!

By |July 2nd, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on NYLI Closing for Independence Day