Monthly Archives: July 2024

The Struggle and the Splendor: Harnessing the Disruptive Force of Generative AI in Law Libraries

AI is not going to replace you. You’re going to be replaced by someone who uses AI to outperform you.​

– Laurence Liew, director for AI Innovation at AI Singapore

There’s no doubt about it; today’s Generative AI (GAI) tools, such as ChatGPT, Google Gemini, Microsoft Copilot, and Claude, are disruptive technologies.  Boasting the ability […]

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Did you know? The Dueling Edition from NYLI

You probably know (from the Musical!) that Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr were political archenemies, and that their duel resulted in Hamilton’s death….

Alexander Hamilton’s Gravesite… located @ Trinity Church graveyard in downtown NYC

But did you know that the duel occurred on July 11, 1804 in New Jersey and that Hamilton is buried in Trinity […]

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NYLI’s Eileen Dolan to speak at AALL Annual Conference

NYLI’s Technical Services Librarian, Eileen Dolan will be a guest speaker at an AALL Annual all-day pre-conference workshop titled Metadata Magicians’ Secrets Revealed: Basic Legal Cataloging on Saturday, July 20, 2024 at 9:00am – 4:00pm.

Speakers and moderators include:

Coordinator/Speaker(s): Keelan Weber (she/her/hers) Head of Technical Services Cassidy Cataloguing Services, Inc., New Jersey, United StatesModerator/Coordinator(s): Joni […]

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Happy Independence Day!

Happy 4th of July everyone!

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Did you know? July 4th edition from your friends @ NYLI

Barbecues, fireworks, and picnics — all July 4th traditions…

F.B. Cutting, a 19th C. NYLI luminary, all duded up for his BBQ…

But as librarians, we are all about researching & learning a little bit more.

For example, you probably know that July 4, 1776 is the day the Declaration of Independence was signed… but […]

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NYLI Closing for 4th of July

NYLI will close on Thursday July 4th and Friday July 5th in observance of Independence Day. We will re-open on Monday, July 8th at 9 am.

Happy 4th of July!!!

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